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Male Painted Bunting - bird with a blue head, red body, and green wings, sitting on a branch against a green backdrop

February 9, 2016

Birds of North America Now Available Online

Provides access to scientific information and data, as well as images, videos, and sound recordings, for 716 species of birds.

February 8, 2016

Apply to be a Digital Humanities Summer Scholar

Skillman Library is pleased to announce the return of our summer research internship for students interested in the digital humanities.

February 5, 2016

Feb. 24, 26: Exploring Google Maps workshop

There is a lot more to Google Maps than meets the eye. Sign up for a workshop to learn more on either Oct 16 or Oct 21.

Cover image of "An American Tragedy"

February 2, 2016

Feb. 16: Discussion of "An American Tragedy"

The Banned Book Reading Group will meet on Tuesday, February 16, to discuss Theodore Dreiser's "An American Tragedy."

Cover of Testimony: A Philosophical Introduction

February 1, 2016

Mar 1: Author Forum with Daniel Quiros, Joe Shieber, and Wendy Wilson-Fall

Daniel Quiros, Joe Shieber, and Wendy Wilson-Fall will talk about their new books.

February 1, 2016

Recent library acquisitions list posted

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

January 29, 2016

RefWorks Workshop Feb. 18

Skillman Library will host a RefWorks workshop in room 004 on Thursday, February 18th, 4:15-5:15pm.

map of British Empire

January 29, 2016

"Beware of Maps" workshop

Beginner’s guide to reading and making maps offered on February 17 and 19.
Performance from Globe Online

January 28, 2016

Plays, Shakespeare performances available through Drama Online

Includes a searchable collection of play scripts and streaming films of live performances.
ORCID logo

January 8, 2016

IEEE, Science, AGU among publishers now requiring ORCID identifiers

ORCID provides persistent digital identifiers that allow researchers to get credit for the work they publish throughout their careers.