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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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Welcome Back Edition – Part I

Welcome Back Edition – Part I  You’ll see a few changes in the Collins Library.  We’ve been busy this summer: Library 118 (classroom):  We’ve added new movable furniture to encourage group work, and replaced the PCs with laptops. 4th Floor:  … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Opposing Viewpoints and the Academic Library

Opposing Viewpoints and the Academic Library In last week’s Inside Higher Education, Joshua Kim, Director of Digital Learning Initiatives at the Dartmouth Center for the Advancement of Learning (DCAL), wrote Principles, Values and the Academic Library in the Age of … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: Focus on Politics

Focus on Politics   Some library resources and events to share in anticipation of Election Day: Dead Feminists:  Jessica Spring and Chandler O’Leary will be presenting at Collins Library on Election Day, November 8th from 4:00 – 5:00 in room 020.  … Continue reading

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Collins Library Links: October 2016

October 2016 The “Open Report” Ben Tucker,  Business and Economics Librarian, is spearheading our efforts to promote Open Access.  Contact Ben for more information on this important initiative: btucker@pugetsound.edu Sound Ideas: Did you know that in the past 30 days … Continue reading

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