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-- Wednesday, September 30, 2015 --
Fogler Library is pleased to provide a brief trial to Orlando: Women's Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present. Access is available at <http://www.library.umaine.edu/colldev/trials.htm>. The database provides biographical, critical, and interpreted material on nearly 1,300 writers. The trial will expire on Friday, October 2. Please send feedback about Orlando to Mel Johnson <email@example.com>. For assistance using the database, please contact Reference, 207.581.1673.
Fogler Library is pleased to provide a brief trial to the evidence-based Nursing Reference Center. Access is available at <http://www.library.umaine.edu/colldev/trials.htm>. The database includes Quick Lessons and Care Sheets about diseases and conditions, patient handouts, CE modules, and more. The trial will expire on Tuesday, October 6. Please send feedback about Nursing Reference Center to Nancy Curtis <firstname.lastname@example.org>. For assistance using the database, please contact Reference, 207.581.1673.
University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) is the first, campus-based research unit to utilize the conference hosting function offered by DigitalCommons@UMaine. ARI is utilizing Digital Commons to manage content, scheduling, and registrations for the 2016 International Conference of Fish and Shellfish Immunology <http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/isfsi/>.
Dr. Anne Langston, associate director of ARI stated, “The functionality that Digital Commons [offers] for managing abstract submissions, presentation submissions, and conference scheduling is extremely powerful, and should hopefully save a lot of organization time!…[T]he staff at bepress were superb and continue to provide excellent support.”
DigitalCommons@UMaine conference hosting allows organizers to manage online workflows, embed multimedia features, accept registrations, and publish proceedings in an open access forum that is fully indexed and discoverable by researchers worldwide. If you are planning an upcoming conference and would like to learn more about this free resource, please contact your library subject specialist <http://library.umaine.edu/colldev/contacts.htm> or Kim Sawtelle at 207.581.1692 or FirstClass <email@example.com>.
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