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Managing Your Research with RefWorks will take place tomorrow, Friday, October 19, 1:30-2:30pm, in the library’s Student Learning Center. This hands-on workshop will show you how to utilize the bibliographic management tool RefWorks to organize your research, store citations, and create bibliographies.
The Fall 2012 issue of Snmipnuntn, the Mansfield Library newsletter, is now available online! In it you will meet new library faculty and the new Library Dean, Dr. Shali Zhang, learn more about our Government Documents Librarian, discover how teaching faculty use the library in their classes, learn about new and updated databases, see a [...]
The Spring Semester issue of Snmipnuntn, the library newsletter, is now online. Click here to access the latest issue, which is full of news and information about library services. In this issue you’ll find information about the library’s mobile website, our new teaching space, our upcoming research workshops and much more. You’ll also find our [...]
“The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Our community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists’ estates. The Digital Library [...]
“This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos. Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, [...]
“This fifth release of North American Indian Thought and Culture contains over 119,000 pages of text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories. The database represents the largest compilation ever created of biographical information on indigenous peoples from all areas of North America.” For more information visit http://alexanderstreet.com/products/ibio.htm. [...]
You can place a HOLD on a book or media item or government document, etc. in the Library catalog regardless of whether it is checked out, sitting on the shelf in the Mansfield Library, or at one of our partner libraries. Simply search the library catalog, choose an item from the result list, and on [...]
The Library is offering workshops this semester titled “Copyright and Today’s Technologies” and “Managing Your Research.” The workshops are free and open to all UM faculty, students and staff. Register today!
There was a great article in today’s Missoulian about Sean Sullivan’s iPhone app for Questia, an online research library. The article pointed out that the app costs 99 cents to download and that Questia costs $9.99 for two weeks’ access or $99 for a year. However, what the article didn’t point out was that you, [...]
There is a tremendous amount of debate about health care reform in the news, and there is an interest in more information about the issues. Libraries generally try to present information in a non-partisan fashion in keeping with principles 6 and 7 of the American Library Association Code of Ethics. However, the debate has become [...]