Archive for April, 2012
Friday Featured Database — Literary Criticism Online and Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online20 April 2012
Literary Criticism Online and Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online provide more than 200,000 essays with both critical perspectives and in-depth contextual information needed to understand the social, political and historical implications of a work and the career biographies of writers from all eras and genres dedicated to specific types of literature and time periods. [...]
Check out The Writing Center’s new blog, UM Writes, at their website. This blog features short essays about writing strategies from members of the campus community. One blog entry will be posted each month, allowing students and the entire UM community to learn from the strategies that faculty and staff have developed as writers. If [...]
University of Montana students will read their original works during “Poetry-For-Lunch” from noon to 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 17, in the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library Lobby. The event is free and open to the public. Students whose creative works were accepted for publication in The Oval, UM’s undergraduate literary magazine, or who are enrolled [...]
“In honor of National Poetry Month, commit to memorizing one poem a week during April. Allow the experience of inhabiting each poem in this way feed your own poetry” (Poets and Writers, April 2012).
Learn the components of and a strategic approach to the literature review process in a small group environment. The workshop will be held Tuesday April 10, from 3-4pm in the Library Student Learning Center.
Census Rolls are released after 72 years- you can now access these documents through the National Archives for FREE! The 1940 census records were released by the US National Archives April 2, 2012, and brought online through a partnership with Archives.com. This website allows you full access to the 1940 census images, in addition to [...]
To begin the celebration and in honor of Adrienne Rich who passed away last week, multiple books and several videos by and about Rich are part of the library collection and available for your reading or viewing pleasure.