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Collins Library Links: What’s new in the Makerspace

What’s New in the Makerspace Contact Information:  It’s easy – just contact makerspace@pugetsound.edu Guest Speakers:  Earlier this semester, we welcomed John Devine from the Tacoma Public Schools who established the SAMI Makerspace and is now working at the new iDEA … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links – Special Edition: Focus on the Race & Pedagogy Conference

Collins Library Links – Special Edition Focus on the Race & Pedagogy Conference Librarian Lori Ricigliano has put together a number of useful resources associated with the upcoming Conference.  We encourage you to share this information with your students and … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: SOUND IDEAS – Providing access to Puget Sound Scholarship across the globe

SOUND IDEAS – Providing access to Puget Sound Scholarship across the globe. Did you know that since we launched Sound Ideas, the Library’s institutional repository, in 2011 there have been more than 780,000 downloads of Puget Sound scholarship?  We think … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Welcome Back Edition

Welcome Back Edition Collection Shift and Bound Journal Review:  We have prepared a LibGuide that provides an update on the project :  http://research.pugetsound.edu/Summer2018.  We are now moving to the second phase of this project that involves consolidation of materials in … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Professional & Personal Resources at Your Fingertips

Professional & Personal Resources at Your Fingertips In addition to the myriad scholarly resources available to you, the library provides a wealth of resources that support your professional & personal information needs. You’ll find many of them listed on this … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Celebrating Libraries

Celebrating Libraries This week Collins Library joins libraries nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries, and library staff, lead their communities through the transformative services, programs, collections, and expertise they offer.  April 8-14 is National Library Week, an annual celebration … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Bringing Open Data Home Through Libraries

Bringing Open Data Home Through Libraries Think about how to find information on quality daycare; or how to convince city council to support a new park; or a small business who would benefit from using local transportation data. What do … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Reminder: New York Times and Chronicle of Higher Education

Reminder: New York Times and Chronicle of Higher Education Dear Puget Sound Colleagues, This is a friendly reminder that Collins Library offers you full and unlimited access to two important online resources. We offer access to all of the content … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Peer Research Advising edition

Peer Research Advising edition College-level library research can be intimidating or overwhelming for many first-year students.  Recent work in the Project Information Literacy longitudinal study documented that many students, when stressed, revert to using research techniques they learned in high school, rather than learning and … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Welcome Back – Part II

Welcome Back – Part II The Library provides access to a number of resources that support life-long learning.  Consult this LibGuide prepared by librarian Andrea Kueter which highlights useful news, health, financial, leisure, and consumer resources: http://research.pugetsound.edu/c.php?g=304589&p=2030739 And don’t forget … Continue reading

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