Archive for July, 2009
There are several web sites you can visit to find free sheet music on the internet. Many of these sites are able to provide free downloads of these items because they are in the public domain or the composer agreed to have her or his music posted by using a Creative Commons License. Try the [...]
For anyone concerned with research privacy, there are steps you can take to ensure your safety. The library does not track search behavior, but like a commenter rightly points out, there are other entities involved like network administrators and search engines.
The weblog Government News for Montana is an excellent source for developments and publications on many issues affecting residents in Montana.
A group of Mansfield librarians were able to present the results of the usability study which was completed just this past spring. The poster presentation is available as a PDF document.
We’ve received questions recently regarding whether the library is tracking computer use by NETID. You can read the full statement on library user’s right to privacy on our policy page. The bottom line? The library does not keep track of any patron’s research activities.
In support of our primary users, UM students, staff and faculty, the computers marked “NetID Access” now require a university login. We also continue to provide the community with access to our information resources by designating some of our computers as “Open Access” with 60-minute sessions without a login. If you have any questions, please [...]