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Monthly Archives: February 2008

Adjunct Faculty Workshop, March 25, 3:00 pm @ UGL, Navigating the WSU Libraries

Are you a part-time faculty member at Wayne State? Please plan to attend “Navigating the WSU Libraries” on Tuesday, March 25, 2008, 3:00 – 4:30 pm, David Adamany Undergraduate Library, Lab C, 3rd floor. Topics to be covered include: Navigating the Library Website Getting Access to Library Materials Inter-library Loan Course Reserves No registration is necessary.

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Is America Ready for a Woman President? Check out a display in the UGL throughout March

Is America Ready for a Woman President? is a display focusing on the historical record of women’s bids for the White House, the status of women’s leadership positions in United States and world governments, and a look at the opinions of the American people regarding a woman as President. The display is in the atrium […]

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Women’s History Month Events Kick Off March 3 With Proclamation in UGL

Join the Library System and the President’s Commission on the Status of Women for the annual reading of the President’s proclamation recognizing Women’s History Month March 3 at noon in the atrium of the David Adamany Undergraduate Library. Immediately following the proclamation, at about 12:15, Maxine Berman, Director of Special Projects, Office of the Governor, […]

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March OTL Faculty Speakers Series

To keep you motivated and provide opportunities for WSU faculty to collaborate with one another on teaching-related issues, the OTL is proud to bring you a Faculty Speaker series http://www.otl.wayne.edu/special.html this Winter semester. We’re offering brown bag discussions on various teaching issues presented by WSU faculty. Bring your lunch and be ready for discussion with […]

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Endnote, Access, Powerpoint & Excel Workshops @ UGL

Tuesday, February 19, 12:00 – 1:30 pm, Endnote II (with Word) Tuesday, February 19, 5:00  – 6:30 pm, MS Access I:  Creating Databases Wednesday, February 20, 5:00 – 6:30 pm, MS Powerpoint III:  Movies & Sounds Thursday, February 21, 5:00  - 6:30 pm, MS Excel II:  Advanced Features All workshops are held in Lab B, Second Floor […]

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Wayne State Library System Creates Access to 70,000 Digital Books

Nearly 70,000 new records were made available in the Wayne State Library System’s elibrary catalog (elibrary.wayne.edu) by creating access to Mbooks, the University of Michigan’s (U of M) digitized volumes that have been scanned through a partnership arrangement with Google. These records are made available through the Open Archives protocol, an initiative that has its […]

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Blackboard, Word & PowerPoint Workshops @ UGL

Wednesday, February 13, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, Blackboard Basics Wednesday, February 13, 5:00 – 6:00 pm, MS Word II:  Advanced Features Thursday, February 14, 12:00 – 1:00 pm, MS PowerPoint I:  Presentation Basics All workshops are held in Lab B, Second Floor UGL. Sessions are free and open to everyone. No registration is required. A […]

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Check out the Biological Abstracts Database

Biological Abstracts contains bibliographical references with abstracts in English from life sciences research journals published worldwide. Biological Abstracts is now available through a different database vendor, ISI Web of Knowledge.  Biological Abstracts can be accessed by clicking on the “B” alphabetical list of databases on the Articles & Databases “B” page at: http://library.wayne.edu/resources/articles_databases/alpha.php?letter=b

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Update regarding OVID interface to MEDLINE & EMBASE

OVID’s interface to MEDLINE, EMBASE and other databases has changed, providing a quicker basic search. To use most of OVID’s traditional features, click on a database and then the Advanced OVID Search tab. BIOSIS via OVID is no longer available but the database, now Biological Abstracts, shares the Web of Science/Knowledge site. For further assistance, […]

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Please take a brief survey about the Oakland Library Services Center

Have you taken classes at Wayne State’s Oakland Center? Have you visited the Oakland Library Services Center?  If so, please take a moment to complete a brief survey so we can provide better library services and resources for you!  Thank you for your time. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=3QkkSusekjFu7fHiqWB0hg_3d_3d

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