Thursday, February 21, 2013

TRIAL DATABASE AVAILABLE

The library has a trial to the database Writer's Reference Center available through March 16.  Writer's Reference Center provides users with a convenient one-stop location for all the tools necessary to write and research effectively.  From the mechanics of writing and grammar to style and research, this online resource thoroughly covers the fundamentals of quality writing and provides a wealth of vocabulary-building reference dictionaries.  To access the trial, click on "Find Articles and More...", then just below to the far right, click on "Database Trial Offerings."  Let us know what you think!

Monday, February 18, 2013

AUTHOR SHAWN OTTO TO SPEAK AT UCR!!!

Shawn Otto, author of Fool Me Twice:  Fighting the Assault on Science in America will be speaking at UCR on Thursday evening, February 21.  Otto won the 2012 Minnesota Book Award for Fool Me Twice.  He is also the screenwriter and coproducer of the film "House of Sand and Fog," nominated for three Academy Awards.  He writes for DreamWorks, Lions Gate and Starz.  Join us at 7:00 in CF 206-208 for this very special event, sponsored by Southeastern Libraries Cooperating, using funds from the Minnesota Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund.  Goddard Library is hosting the program.

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

PRESIDENTS' DAY, MON., FEB. 18

The library will be open as usual on Presidents' Day, Monday, February 18 (7:30 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.).  A librarian will be available to assist you during those hours.

Monday, February 11, 2013

LIBRARY TOURS

Library tours are over for the spring semester.  However, there will be a tour on Student Success Day, February 21 at 9:00 a.m. if you missed the regularly scheduled tours.  The tour is approximately 30 minutes long; we will meet at the Refrerence/Information Desk in the library.

Monday, February 4, 2013

LIBRARY TOURS THIS WEEK

This is the last week for library tours.  The schedule is as follows:

Mon., 2/4          11:00          4:00
Tues., 2/5          10:00          7:00
Wed., 2/6          10:00          3:00
Thurs., 2/7        12:00          6:00
Sat., 2/9              1:00

The library is also offering a tour at 9:00 a.m. on Student Success Day, Feb. 21.  Tours take about 30 minutes, and meet at the Reference/Information Desk.