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Get to know the new Nexis Uni!

August 25th, 2017 · No Comments · Resources

UPDATE 8/30/17: It has come to our attention that all content has not been completely loaded into the new Nexis Uni, and that persistent links to Nexis Uni content are not working and are unlikely to be fixed until October. Links to the old LexisNexis Academic interface have been added to our database records for […]

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Study on Sunday – April 30

April 25th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

Are you stressed out? Need help preparing for finals? Study on Sunday (SOS) is the answer. On Sunday, April 30, the Learning Commons and University Libraries are offering extended hours for drop-in tutoring for math/stats and many subjects, and writing consultations. We’ll also provide therapy dogs, snacks and more. For a full list of the […]

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24/5 Hours Begin on April 23

April 19th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

Need extra time to work on papers and exams? Have your own special spot in the library where you like to study? Need access to books and other library resources? The University Libraries extends its hours of operation (24-5 Sunday through Thursday) beginning Sunday, April 23  provide a safe and comfortable research and study environment free of disruption […]

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Research Appointments Available

March 15th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

The University Libraries once again offer Individual Research Appointments (IRAs) to students. IRAs provide students with the opportunity to work one-on-one with a librarian on a specific research assignment. Students will develop search strategies, identify various print and electronic resources and discover services available in the University Libraries. IRAs are designed for undergraduate students. (The […]

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Independent films on extraordinary African American musicians

February 9th, 2017 · No Comments · Resources

To celebrate Black History month, Kanopy is highlighting a selection fo independent films, many exclusive to Kanopy, that showcase the stories of extraordinary African American musicians whose talent has shaped today’s music industry. Kanopy’s entire Black History Month collection is now available to watch here. Bayou Maharajah This film explores the life, times and music […]

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Canvas Commons is now LIVE

January 17th, 2017 · No Comments · News, Resources

University Libraries and the Center for Faculty Excellence are pleased to announce that Canvas Commons is now live and located within Canvas via the left global navigation. Commons is a learning object repository that enables educators to find, import, and share resources. A digital library full of educational content, Commons allows Canvas users with the roles […]

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Explore the Harriette Coret Collection

December 13th, 2016 · No Comments · News, Resources

The Ray and Pat Browne Popular Culture Library is happy to announce that the Harriette Coret Collection is now available for research. This collection donated by Mrs. Coret’s family in August, 2016. Mrs. Coret was a mental health professional, a newspaper columnist, and a family biographer in addition to being a writer of fiction. A […]

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Extended Hours (24/5) Begin Sunday, December 4

November 29th, 2016 · No Comments · News, Resources

Need extra time to work on papers and exams? Have your own special spot in the library where you like to study? Need access to books and other library resources? The University Libraries extends its hours of operation (24-5 Sunday through Thursday) beginning Sunday, December 4 provide a safe and comfortable research and study environment free of disruption for […]

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Who can you trust?

November 15th, 2016 · No Comments · Resources

In the last several weeks I have heard more and more often about how people are living in “information bubbles.” As a librarian, this concerns me. One of my chief missions is to make high-quality information sources available so students can engage in critical thought bolstered by the best information. I’m not casting blame: I’ll admit […]

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Local History Publication Award

November 4th, 2016 · No Comments · News, Resources

The Center for Archival Collections is accepting submissions for the Local History Publication Award. Works published between January 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016 will be accepted. The Awards Committee will recognize authors for outstanding publications in two divisions. The Academic Scholar Division will include works prepared and submitted by authors who are professional writers […]

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