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September 19, 2016

Photos from the Library's First Year Orientations

Did you come to one of the Library's first year orientations? If so, thanks! and check out the photos.

September 15, 2016

Making Maps workshop Sept 28, Oct 5

An introduction to basic mapmaking concepts followed by a hands-on exercise making a map with ArcGIS

September 6, 2016

Skillman Library 3D Printing Service

Skillman Library offers a 3D printing service open to the Lafayette community so submit your idea now.

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August 30, 2016

FTC warns academics of predatory publishers

After filing a complaint against a publisher of online journals for deceptive practices, the Federal Trade Commission has issued a warning to academics and researchers about predatory journal publishers. Lafayette librarians are available to help you investigate any publishers you are unfamiliar with before you submit materials to them.

August 26, 2016

Recent library acquisitions list posted

Includes book, film and browsing acquisitions, viewable by subject, department, or call number.
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July 8, 2016

North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries, and Oral Histories Now Available

Library users now have access to a wealth of primary sources documenting the immigrant experience in North America.

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July 5, 2016

World of Learning now available online

The World of Learning, a directory of learned societies, research institutions, libraries, museums and institutions of higher education from around the world, is now available in an online version. Connect to it from the library's web site or directly at

June 29, 2016

Digital Humanities Summer Scholars' Projects

The 2016 Digital Humanities Summer Scholars are pleased to present their digital projects.

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June 27, 2016

New titles available from Annual Reviews

New Annual Reviews cover statistics, organizational psychology, and vision research
Portion of "Nobody will ever love you like I do" by Faith Ringgold

June 16, 2016

Experimental Printmaking Institute images available on Artstor

Works by Curlee Raven Holton, David Driscoll, Faith Ringgold, and a variety of other artists included.