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Please check out our trial of Routledge Performance Archive! This database provides access to videos of interviews, master classes, performance footage, and documentaries of theatre practitioners. Please feel free to share any feedback with Visual and Performing Arts Librarian, Tammy Ravas (tammy.ravas [at] umontana.edu).
Promoting Information Literacy Skills: A Workshop on Designing Assignments and Activities for UM Writing Courses will be held Thursday, March 7, 11:10 a.m.-12:00 p.m. MLIB 283 (Student Learning Center). Sponsored by the ASCRC Writing Committee, this session will focus on techniques to integrate information literacy learning required for upper-division writing classes and approved writing courses. [...]
“From Rocky Shores to the Rocky Mountains: The Irish in Montana,” is now open at the Mansfield Library. The opening reception for the Exhibit was held last Friday and was well attended by people from UM, Missoula, Butte, and other communities in Montana. The Exhibit will stay at the Library through April 19, 2013, on [...]
The Index Islamicus database indexes literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. It is produced by an editorial team working at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, established to transmit knowledge about Islamic and Middle East studies, which have traditionally been part of the curriculum of SOAS. Records included [...]
Who said “We are all liberated by this proclamation. Everybody is liberated. The white man is liberated, the black man is liberated, the brave men now fighting the battles of their country against rebels and traitors are now liberated.” a) Harriet Tubman b) Frederick Douglass c) Nat Turner d) John Brown Think you know the [...]
This person was an influential SNCC leader, was a freedom rider and is recognized as one of the important leaders of the civil rights movement. He was elected to congress by Georgia’s 5th district in 1987. A) Bayard Rustin B) Frederick Douglass C) John Lewis D) Roy Wilkins Think you know the answer? Check out [...]
This Web resource on American Indian Health, sponsored by the National Library of Medicine, is designed to bring together health and medical resources pertinent to the American Indian population including policies, consumer health information, and research. Links are provided here to an assortment of documents, Web sites, databases, and other resources. The American Indian Health [...]
Check out the Spring 2013 issue of Snmipnuntn, the faculty newsletter of the Mansfield Library. You will find the most recent issue, and past issues, here.
There have been a number of protests at the Lincoln Memorial calling for an end to discrimination. Which one was planned for 1941 but never happened? A) A performance by Marian Anderson on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial to protest racial prejudice affecting black artists. B) A protest by the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car [...]
African American Women Writers of the 19th Century is a digital collection of some 52 published works by 19th-century black women writers. A part of the Digital Schomburg, this collection provides access to the thought, perspectives and creative abilities of black women as captured in books and pamphlets published prior to 1920. A full text [...]