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Fogler Library Newsletter

Publicizing events, collections, acquisitions and services at UMaine's library 
-- Wednesday, August 14, 2013 --

SUMMARY
1. Services
    A. Arranging Library Reserves for Your Courses
    B. DigitalCommons@UMaine
2. Collections
    A. ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S. and ProQuest Statistical
Insight

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1. SERVICES
    A. ARRANGING LIBRARY RESERVES FOR YOUR COURSES
The Library offers hardcopy and electronic reserves (e-reserves). E-reserves provide
24/7 access to course material and your home pages via the URSUS catalog. For general queries, assistance with forms and requirements, or troubleshooting issues, contact our staff at <reserve@umit.maine.edu> or call 581-1641.
Website for further information on Library course reserves:
<http://library.umaine.edu/reserves/default.htm>.

    B. DIGITALCOMMONS@UMAINE
Gun control and the social definition of gender roles are just two of the “Hot Topic”
arenas in American life addressed by some of the 10 most popular papers downloaded
from DigitalCommons@UMaine <http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/topdownloads.html>.
Discover how search engine optimization and UMaine’s institutional repository can drive readers to access your cutting-edge research. Contact Kim Sawtelle at <kimberly.sawtelle@umit.maine.edu> or your library subject specialist <http://library.umaine.edu/colldev/contacts.htm> to learn more about DigitalCommons@UMaine.


2. COLLECTIONS
    A. PROQUEST STATISTICAL ABSTRACT OF THE U.S. AND PROQUEST STATISTICAL INSIGHT
Need to find statistics? Try starting with the databases ProQuest Statistical
Abstract of the United States and ProQuest Statistical Insight. Both include some
full text tables. Access these resources via <http://www.library.umaine.edu/indexesdb/Indexes.asp>.
For more information, contact Nancy Lewis at <nancy.lewis@umit.maine.edu> or call 581-3613.

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