Archive for June, 2012
The Dictionary of Irish Biography, a collaborative project between Cambridge University Press and the Royal Irish Academy, is the most comprehensive and authoritative biographical dictionary yet published for Ireland. It contains over 9,000 signed biographical articles which describe and assess the careers of subjects in all fields of endeavor, including politics, law, religion, literature, journalism, [...]
The Testing & Education Reference Center provides resources for preparing for those graduate school exams—GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT. It includes over 300 practice tests and courses and dozens of ebooks containing valuable study material and practice tests. A scholarship section features $8 billion in available scholarships, and information on over 4,000 accredited schools is [...]
We are pleased to welcome new students and their friends and families to the campus and to the Mansfield Library for orientation. Please visit the library. We would be happy to answer your questions and show you around.
Ethnographic Video Online provides the largest, most comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior – more than 750 hours and 1,000 films at completion. The collection covers every region of the world and features the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including interviews, previously unreleased [...]
The Mansfield Library is offering two June workshops for UM Classified Staff and Contract Employees. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org today to reserve a spot! “What the Library Can Do for You!” June 13, 11:00am-Noon, Meet in the Mansfield Library Lobby This workshop includes a tour of the library building and a session in the networked classroom [...]
This database consists of “the most comprehensive record of Shakespeare-related scholarship and theatrical productions published or produced worldwide between 1960 and 2011. Containing over 127,500 annotated entries, this collected information is an essential tool for anyone engaged in research on Shakespeare or early modern England. In 2001, the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals [...]
Ray Bradbury is one of the best-known writers of science fiction, thanks to his more than 500 published works. His output includes short stories, screenplays, television scripts, stage plays, and classic books such as The Martian Chronicles, Dandelion Wine, Fahrenheit 451, and Something Wicked This Way Comes. Ironically, Bradbury does not identify himself as a [...]
Photo by ginnerobot. Check out what’s on the summer reading lists of some of the library faculty. What are you reading this summer? Julie Biando Edwards, Ethnic Studies Librarian Red: Passion and Patience in the Desert, Terry Tempest Williams Thomas Merton: A Life in Letters, Thomas Merton The Wisdom of the Desert, Thomas Merton [...]
Find your polling place (My Voter Page), election results and more at the Montana Secretary of State’s website.