Copy of coffenight

January 14, 2014
by jkremer
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Copyright Week

Starting today and running for 6 days, the Electronic Frontier Foundation is sponsoring Copyright Week.  Each day is devoted to one of six principles of copyright policy and practice.  Go to https://www.eff.org/copyrightweek to learn more. In addition to the Electronic … Continue reading

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January 10, 2014
by cferree
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New Database–Business Source Elite

We have added Business Source Elite to our collection.  This database contains  popular and scholarly articles on a variety of business topics, including management and economics, accounting, banking, finance, international business, marketing, and sales. It provides access to several key titles, … Continue reading

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sand

December 12, 2013
by jkremer
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Stress Busters Day- Tues, Dec 17

DeStress at our Stress Busters Day events When: Tuesday December 17 from 11:30 am – 2:30 pm Where: Library Multimedia Auditorium on lower level Stress Break Menu: • Relaxation room with aromatherapy, yoga mats, relaxing visual imagery and music • … Continue reading

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southafrica.usembassy.gov

December 6, 2013
by jkremer
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Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s Liberator as Prisoner and President, Dies at 95 ( Read NY Times article) Check out the Library’s collection of works in Nelson Mandela’s own words here. -

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Lou Reed Display

December 5, 2013
by Brooke Duffy
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Remembering Lou Reed 1942-2013

Legendary rocker from the Velvet Underground and solo artist Lou Reed passed away on October 27th. You can read his obituary in the New York Times here: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/28/arts/music/lou-reed-dies-at-71.html?smid=pl-share Visit the display in the library to check out CDs by The Velvet Underground, Lou … Continue reading

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November 11, 2013
by jkremer
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Plagiarism in the News

Plagiarism is a concern not only for students, but also for people in the public eye. Check out these recent New York Times articles about the accusation that Rand Paul lifted words from a Wikipedia entry. (See New York Times … Continue reading

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October 21, 2013
by jkremer
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Learn during Open Access Week!

Visit DiMenna-Nyselius Library’s Open Access Cafe for 5 minutes EVERY day of Open Access Week (October 21-27) to learn more about the Open Access Movement. Watch short videos from the Colbert Report and from SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic … Continue reading

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October 3, 2013
by cferree
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ERIC and Government Shut-down

Due to the Government shut-down, many government-sponsored resources are experiencing downtime.  The ERIC education database is one of these resources. When you use ERIC, you will notice that resources containing “link to ERIC full-text” will not work. This only affects … Continue reading

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