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Assignment Research Calculator: Designing And Implementing A Customized Product To Reach Your Students, Monica Fushich, Jane Magee, Elisabeth A. Thomas Aug 2009

Assignment Research Calculator: Designing And Implementing A Customized Product To Reach Your Students, Monica Fushich, Jane Magee, Elisabeth A. Thomas

Elisabeth A. Thomas

The original Assignment Calculator from the University of Minnesota is a free open-source tool which helps students manage time and organize the steps of a research project.(FN1) It provides a schedule and timeline for each step, and includes tips and outside links to more information. The head of instruction and outreach services in the Henry Madden Library recognized the value of this popular tool, but felt we could expand on its potential for students and faculty here at California State University-Fresno. We accomplished this by tailoring it to our own library and campus resources, staff and services, thus making ...


Editorial Introduction - Code4lib: Long May You Run., Thomas Keays May 2009

Editorial Introduction - Code4lib: Long May You Run., Thomas Keays

Thomas Keays

The Code4Lib Journal mirrors the diversity and depth of interests and expertise of its readership.


Best Free Reference Websites: Eleventh Annual List, Amy Boykin, Caroline Geck, Charles Cobine, Kay Cunningham, Leah Dodd, Christopher Dunham, Kelsy Peterson, Colleen Seale Dec 2008

Best Free Reference Websites: Eleventh Annual List, Amy Boykin, Caroline Geck, Charles Cobine, Kay Cunningham, Leah Dodd, Christopher Dunham, Kelsy Peterson, Colleen Seale

Charles Cobine

No abstract provided.


Working With A Brigada Médica: A Librarian’S Experience On A Medical Mission, Marilia Antunez Dec 2008

Working With A Brigada Médica: A Librarian’S Experience On A Medical Mission, Marilia Antunez

Marilia Y. Antunez, MLS, MA

For 5 days in early September 2008, I, a science and allied health librarian, joined a medical mission in the northern coastal town of Limón, in Honduras, a developing country in Central America.


What Does It Mean To Be A Science Librarian 2.0?, Melissa J. Harvey Dec 2008

What Does It Mean To Be A Science Librarian 2.0?, Melissa J. Harvey

Missy Harvey

Science librarians, as well as other librarians, have seen ample new technologies come and go over the years. Librarians experiment and try to find ways to employ the new tools in our libraries. A driving force in our decision making about what tools to use should always be our patrons and whether the tools can help us do a better job of delivering services. This paper discusses what technologies have proven to be successful, as well as other thoughts to bear in mind as librarians evaluate Web 2.0 tools for science libraries.


Defining “Rural” For Rural Library Research., Thomas Ivie Dec 2008

Defining “Rural” For Rural Library Research., Thomas Ivie

Thomas Ivie

No abstract provided.