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Upcoming Workshop: Teaching with Primary Sources: Comic Books and Context

cover, Sorcery comic book, 1974

Kevin Fleming, Popular Music and Culture Archivist, and Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Librarian, are offering a “Teaching with Primary Sources: Comic Books and Context” workshop for faculty and graduate students. This workshop will be held on … Continue reading

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Research Skills Webinars start Sept. 25

If you find searching the library catalog and databases baffling or wonder how to tell a “reputable” source from a poor one, we have a webinar for you! Starting Monday September 25, the library is offering a series of webinars for … Continue reading

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The Library’s Early College Summer Program

Early College is a four-week program that gives students both social and academic skills that they will need to succeed in college. Early College Summer program students take college-level math, English and sciences classes. They also participate in four library … Continue reading

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Upcoming Workshop: Teaching with Primary Sources: Popular Culture and Pulp

cover, Just Married (1972)

Intrigued by our new Popular Culture Literature Collection? Kevin Fleming, GSU’s Popular Music and Culture Archivist, and Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Librarian, will be offering a “Teaching with Primary Sources: Popular Culture and Pulp” workshop for … Continue reading

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Upcoming Webinar: Introduction to Online Literary Research

If you find searching for literary criticism or information about an author to be a daunting task, this webinar is for you! Librarians Scott Pieper (Decatur) and Sarah Kirkley (Clarkston) explain search strategies for literature research projects, demonstrate databases especially for … Continue reading

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Spring 2017 Graduate Student Workshops

Are you a graduate student looking to grow your skills?  During the Spring 2017 semester, the library is again partnering with Graduate Services to provide workshops to GSU graduate students.  Each workshop will be held in Library North Classroom 1, at … Continue reading

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Transform Your Textbooks! Affordable Learning Georgia Textbook Transformation Grants: Round Six

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Affordable Learning Georgia’s Textbook Transformation Grants support the replacement of expensive commercial textbooks with low-cost, no-cost, and open educational resources. Use existing open educational resources such as OpenStax College Textbooks, no-cost-to-students library and web resources, and new affordable authoring applications and … Continue reading

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“Bringing Data into the Classroom with ICPSR” Webinar

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Faculty and instructors, have you been asking yourself this question: “Really? It’s time to teach [insert class name] again? How can I spice that up?” Why not use data! Students learn quantitative skills, you have an easy way of adding … Continue reading

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Upcoming Library Workshop: “Teaching with Archival Objects,” April 14, Library South 8

DVD cover, Solders in the Army of God

Morna Gerrard, GSU’s Women and Gender Collections Archivist, Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s Studies Librarian, and Jessica Rose, Graduate Teaching Assistant, English, will be offering a workshop for faculty and graduate students on “Teaching with Archival Objects” from 2pm – 4pm … Continue reading

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Textbook Transformation Grants Call for Proposals Rounds 3-5

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Affordable Learning Georgia has issued a call for proposals for their Textbook Transformation Grants here.  The grants support the adoption of low-cost or no cost course materials. This is the rounds 3-5 of Textbook Transformation grant opportunities. So far, these … Continue reading

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