Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 11-29-17

New UMaine Finding Aids, ScholComm 2018, Extended Library Hours

In this issue:

  1. New University of Maine Finding Aids
  2. ScholComm 2018
  3. Extended Library Hours for Finals

1. New University of Maine Finding Aids
More finding aids for University of Maine records held by Fogler Library have been added to the finding aid page on Digital Commons. The most recent finding aids are for the records of the Maine Folklife Center, Dean of Women, Faculty and Professional Association (University Of Maine), School of Law, and the late UMaine English professor Ted Holmes. Matthew Revitt (, Special Collections and Maine Shared Collection Librarian, is currently processing records from the Dean of Men. The Dean of Men records are dated from the 1920s to the 1940s and come from the office that oversaw student affairs for male UMaine students including housing, health, student groups, and discipline.

2. ScholComm 2018
Date & Time: January 17, 2018, 9am-2pm
Location: University Club, Fogler Library

Organized by Fogler Library, ScholComm 2018 is a one-day conference dedicated to key topics in scholarly communication. Join us for the following informative and engaging workshops:

  • Open Access Publishing
  • Alternative Metrics to Gauge Scholarly Impact Online
  • Managing Your Online Scholarly Presence through Google Scholar and ORCID
  • Self-Archiving in Digital Commons

Light morning refreshments and lunch will be included. The conference will take place in the University Club on the 2nd floor of Fogler Library.

RSVP by Friday, December 22nd, to secure your spot! Registration is free. Space is limited. Please send any questions to Jen Bonnet at

3. Extended Library Hours for Finals
Fogler Library’s extended hours for finals week will begin on Tuesday, December 5th. During this time, the library will remain open until 2:30 am each night.  For a full list of our extended hours and our hours for winter break, please visit our website.