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EndNote Workshop 2/26

Thursday, February 26 at 12:30pm Library Classroom 1  This free crash course will teach you everything you need to know to get started using EndNote. Topics include entering and organizing your citations, connecting directly to online resources, importing citations from … Continue reading

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Save Time: Get Research Assistance from Home!

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  Georgia State students–do you have a research paper to write, but you’re not sure where to begin?  Attend one of these basic library resource sessions to save yourself time and frustration. There are two remaining online drop-in sessions scheduled for Spring … Continue reading

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A Historical Look at the Inauguration

Watch online or download podcasts of President Eisenhower’s 1957 swearing-in, President Kennedy’s swearing-in, President Reagan’s 1981 swearing-in, and President Clinton’s 1993 swearing-in. Also watch or download a podcast of “So Help Me God,” a historical look at the inauguration.

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EndNote workshop 1/20

Learn how to use EndNote at a free library workshop on Tuesday, January 20, 12:30-1:30 in Classroom 1, Library North.  EndNote is a program that helps you save, organize and format citations.  It can save you hours creating your bibliography!  … Continue reading

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Mobile phone to be primary internet link in 2020

A survey of internet leaders, activists, and analysts shows they expect major tech advances as the phone becomes a primary device for online access, voice-recognition improves, artificial and virtual reality become more embedded in everyday life, and the architecture of … Continue reading

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The Academic Library in a 2.0 World

This ECAR research bulletin provides a context for the current state of academic libraries and the issues they face in a Web 2.0 world. The literature suggests that library services in higher education will continue to be crucial to the … Continue reading

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Second Life

Due to an incompatibility with the graphics card in some Dell computers, Second Life only works on the GX 520 models.  These are the 70 computers located on Library North 1.  There is an effort underway to find a solution, … Continue reading

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Wikipedia seeks education, not profit

From the San Francisco Chronicle, Monday, August 25. Wikimedia pegs future on education, not profit “Analysts have pegged Wikipedia’s value between several hundred million dollars and $7 billion, the latter by Silicon Alley Insider, a technology blog known for its … Continue reading

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Podcast on iTunesU

The University Library is now officially available on iTunes U, here.

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Disruptive Technologies or New Pedagogical Possibilities

Grainne Conole of OpenLearn presented a talk titled Technologies or New Pedagogical Possibilities at the Eduserv Foundation Symposium 2008. She focused on the “informational aspects” of Web 2.0 technologies in the classroom, particularly how they might (or might not) change pedagogical models. … Continue reading

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