Archive for September, 2012
The library now has two pairs of high quality headphones available at the check out desk. Whether you’re listening to Naxos Music Library, Jazz Music Library, our CDs, LPs, or viewing films from our collection, these new headphones will improve your listening experience. Simply go to the check out desk and specifically request to borrow [...]
Stop by the Mansfield Library lobby to see The Homestead Project Exhibit designed to complement the Missoula Public Library Big Read of My Antonia by Willa Cather. Upcoming events include: a lecture by Professor Debra Magpie Earling about her book The Lost Journals of Sacajawea, 10/10, 7pm, Theta Rho Room and My Antonia Book Discussion [...]
Institutional Review Board Friday, September 28th, 1:30-2:30 Will you be conducting research with human subjects? This workshop will clarify what types of projects are required to be reviewed by the Institutional Review Board (IRB) and outline the steps needed to ensure a smooth and successful IRB application.
What does the Constitution do? A. Sets up government B. Defines the government C. Protects the basic rights of Americans D. All of the above Go to our library guide to see if you are correct.
Contemporary Women’s Issues (CWI), a multidisciplinary, full-text database that brings together relevant content from mainstream periodicals, “gray” literature, and the alternative press — with a focus on the critical issues and events that influence women’s lives in more than 190 countries. Contemporary Women’s Issues includes English-language titles from East and West Africa, Asia, and South [...]
The air quality in Missoula is “unhealthy” again this morning. Health officials advise us to limit outdoor exercise. Children, the elderly, and those with respiratory or heart disease in particular should limit outdoor activities. Check the hourly status of our city’s air quality at the Montana Department of Environmental Quality site Today’s Air. For daily [...]
Test your knowledge of the constitution and American history with the Mansfield Quiz! Question 1. What is the supreme law of the land? Go to our library guide to see if you are correct.
For Constitution Day, Professor Anthony Johnstone will be giving a lecture on Constitutional Amendments. The Lecture will be held at the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library in the East Faculty Office area. The event will begin at 6pm on September 17th . Constitution Day and Citizenship Day is observed each year on September 17 to [...]
Browse, examine, and read some of the earliest printed European books by trying out our Friday featured database. You can view high quality scans of early printed books–from the years 1400 through 1700– digitized from the collections of the Danish Royal Library, the Wellcome Library in London, the National Central Library in Florence, and the [...]
Remembrance and Reflection “To commemorate the tenth anniversary of September 11, the National Museum of American History provided visitors with a close-up view of more than 50 objects recovered from the three sites attacked that fateful day—New York, the Pentagon, and Shanksville, Pa.—as well as recent acquisitions that relate to how American lives have changed [...]