Archive for March, 2010
Life Zones of Glacier National Park, a 1918 map created by the National Park Service, is one of 100 regional and historic maps from Archives & Special Collections that were recently digitized and placed online. Other maps in the online collection include the original town site of Missoula and Fort Missoula in 1883. More maps [...]
The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) announced its summer program this week. This venerated institution offers upper division undergrads and graduate students an excellent opportunity to learn more about statistics and data analysis. Sample courses include Regression Analysis, Methodological Issues in Quantitative Research on Race and Ethnicity, Categorical Data Analysis and much [...]
Get your work done before you head out for Spring Break! Librarians and Writing Center tutors will be on hand to help you with research, citations (and anything else!) for special hours on Sunday from 6-9pm. Drop by with your paper, your project, your study group. We can help you pull it all together.
The Mansfield Library is proud to announce a new display in the Learning Commons. The Strong Women Project features black and white photographs of strong women leaders, teachers, and activists in our community. The diversity of women featured in the photographs, as well as their various responses about what makes a strong woman, makes for [...]
From March 18th through April 24th, the Montana Museum of Art and Culture is hosting the exhibit, Jam Session: America’s Jazz Ambassadors Embrace the World. The exhibit features photographs of jazz greats such as Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Brubeck, Louis Armstrong, and others as they toured and performed around the world for the State Department. Additionally, [...]
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.
The Mansfield Library is constantly looking for ways to improve the effectiveness of research in the least amount of time. With this goal in mind, the Mansfield Libraries will be installing a new search tool that will provide a simple and comprehensive search across our 40,000 e-journals, the library catalog, and digital collections. The product [...]