Archive for 'Library Services' Category
At the beginning of the semester, we get a lot of questions about accessing eRes and about getting things that are on reserve in the library. We love your questions, but in an effort to save you some time, the library has a short video tutorial with basic information about reserve materials.
Welcome to the new academic year! The library is open 7 days a week and ready to assist you with a variety of research services. You can reserve group study rooms or find a quiet corner to study, access electronic journal articles from our website, get personal assistance at the Information Center, and more.
Need help organizing your references and creating bibliographies?
Learn how to utilize the citation management tool EndNote Web or RefWorks to organize your research in these hands-on workshops. Each tool allows you to store citations and add notes, as well as to create in-text citations and bibliographies in a variety of style formats.
This week the class action lawsuit brought by Elouise Cobell (Blackfeet) and others against the United States government ended in a settlement that will provide billions of dollars in funds and establish an Indian Education Scholarship fund to improve access to higher education. You can research the documentary and social history and the outcome of [...]
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, [...]
This year ICPSR is sponsoring THREE competitions – two for undergraduates and a new competition for Master’s level students! The purpose of these competitions is to highlight the best student research papers using quantitative data. The objective is to encourage students to explore the social sciences by means of critical analysis of a topic supported [...]
A new service offered this fall semester is the option to text a librarian with your information questions at: 406.274.2263. Hours for this service are: Monday – Friday, 11:00am – 4:00pm Saturday, 1:00pm – 6:00pm Sunday, 1:00pm – 9:00pm You can also chat with a librarian via instant message from our web site or contact [...]