Monday, October 01, 2007

Tuesday @ Your Library

EndNote Web

Your Web-based research and writing tool

10 AM Tuesday Oct 2 in the I Hub area of the library.

EndNote Web is a Web-based service designed to help students and researchers through the process of writing a research paper.
Undergraduate students can organize their references for citing in papers
Professional reseachers and graduate students can use EndNote Web as the perfect complement to EndNote and other desktop writing tools, as well as storing references between ISI Web of Knowledge search sessions

Rising Journal Costs Limit Scholarly Access

Courtesy of Emory University

Are publishers getting rich publishing your research? A Bear-Stearns evaluation of Reed-Elsevier (one of the world's largest publishers of scholarly journals) recently rated the company, which earns profits of almost 40% annually, "a stockholder's dream." Should private publishers be getting rich selling information generated by research that is funded by academic institutions and the public? What's happening and how does it affect scholars? This article looks at one university’s experience.

Special Library Hours Oct 6, 7 & 8

In observance of Native Americans’ Day, the library will be closed on Saturday and Sunday, October 6th & 7th. The Library will be open on Monday, October 8, 4 pm to 12 midnight.