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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    Resource New England Journal of Medicine May 2015 Each month University Libraries highlights a resource from its collections This month we are featuring the New England Journal of Medicine which is one of the most read and highly respected journals in the field of clinical medicine Published by the Massachusetts Medical Society and intended for practicing physicians the NEJM contains peer reviewed information on the latest biomedical and clinical developments

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/featuremay_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    with Exhibit In celebration of Preservation Week your library April 26 May 2 2015 University Libraries is hosting an exhibit highlighting different supplies and techniques used to preserve and repair books and manuscripts in order to provide continued use of materials in the collections The exhibit located in the exhibit cases in the lobby of Cook Library will be on display until May 4 During Preservation Week an initiative of

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/preservationweek_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    this project is to bring awareness of and inspire interest in nanoscale science to school librarians children book authors and illustrators as an effort to reach new audiences with nano programming Tracy Englert associate professor and reference librarian in Cook Library and Dr Stacy Creel assistant professor in the School of Library and Information Science discussed and demonstrated appropriate materials including NISE program resources to help school and public librarians develop their library collections and increase science programming with nano related resources Dr Song Guo and Dr Julie Pigza assistant professors in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry presented an overview of basic nanoscience concepts They also facilitated and taught hands on activities appropriate for libraries or classrooms that will help participants engage with nano concepts Program materials included career resources children s books suitable for read aloud story times and graphic novels as well as games and crafts related to nano science The 10 page Selected Books about Nano was made available to workshop participants as well as all festival attendees along with the nisenet org online catalog of programs Evaluation data was collected from surveys given to participants Anticipated outcomes of this project are that participants will be engaged with nanoscale science and enabled to better identify access and use NISE resources Increasing these educators knowledge of nanoscale science and NISE resources will motivate them to select nano related materials for collections and provide nano programming in schools and libraries These educational resources provided at schools and libraries will in turn promote knowledge and interest in nanoscale science After working with Stacy Song and Julie during our successful Cook Library NanoDays festival in March 2014 we became interested in providing a professional development program to engage librarians and teachers with nanotechnology and enhance the existing NISE Net s

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/nisenetworkgrant_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    a Southern Miss employee the University dedicated a room to house the donations Over the years the Woods Room has been located in a handful of locations around campus eventually finding a permanent home in McCain Library Archives The exhibit From Calvin to Rembrandt Selections from the Sam E Woods Collection showcases some of the wonderful items donated to the university including art by Durer and Rembrandt a 1551 printing

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/woods_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    its collections This month we are featuring ProQuest Dissertations Theses Full Text This database provides indexing for dissertations and theses from around the world spanning from 1637 to the present It offers full text for graduate works added since 1997 along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997 Search options include author advisor committee member and university institution as well as subject Each dissertation published since July

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/aprilfeature15_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    Employment Suggestions Graduate Student Appreciation Week Workshops Citation Management Wednesday April 8 2015 2 3 p m Cook Library Room 123 LIB 123 This workshop will provide an overview of two major citation management tools RefWorks and Zotero Participants will learn how to create an account export citations from the most widely used scholarly databases organize citations and automatically generate bibliographies and in text citations using both tools In addition this workshop will focus on the distinctive features of each citation manager helping participants determine which tool is best suited to their individual research needs Aquila Digital Community Thursday April 9 2015 2 3 p m Cook Library Room 123 LIB 123 Aquila is the university s repository for scholarship and research produced at Southern Miss and it is now the place where all graduate students will submit their theses and dissertations for review and approval In this workshop we will look at some of the different collections that are available in Aquila and we will walk through submission process that you will use when turning your thesis or dissertation in to the Graduate School We will also discuss a few of the features and benefits that are available to

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/gradweek_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    the Cook Library Learning Commons Gallery on April 13 2015 at 10 a m Since its inception in 1999 the International Edible Book Festival is held annually on or around April 1st the birthday of Jean Anthelme Brillat Savarin 1755 1826 the French author of a witty book on food entitled Physiologie du goût Dozens of libraries and cultural organizations around the world have held their own festivals to celebrate

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/ediblebook_news.html (2016-02-17)
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  • University of Southern Mississippi Libraries
    Book Sales University Libraries will be hosting book sales at Cook Library and the Gulf Park campus during the month of April 2015 The Gulf Coast Library and Gunter Library will hold their book sale April 4 from 10 a m to 6 p m and Cook Library will hold its sale April 15 17 in the Cook Library Art Gallery The Gulf Coast book sale will take place during the Jazz and Blues Festival held each year at Gulf Park Books included in the sale are taken from donations and books no longer needed in the Library s collection Hardcover books will sell for one dollar and paperbacks and children s books for fifty cents Additional items such as games puzzles and videos will also be available for purchase Those items not sold will be on sale in the library for a limited time After that what is will be sent to the surplus property division Cook Library s items for sale include books and VHS movies that cover the spectrum in terms of subject matter Type of books for sale include old textbooks historical non fiction fiction religious texts and romance and represent all reading levels from children

    Original URL path: http://www.lib.usm.edu/about_us/news/booksale_news.html (2016-02-17)
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