Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter

Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-23-2021

Writing a Research Abstract Workshop Human Dimensions of Climate Change Film Series Featured Resource: HathiTrust Digital Library HathiTrust is a partnership of academic and research institutions, offering a collection of titles digitized from libraries around the world. The HathiTrust Digital Library database of more than 10 million volumes spans several centuries and many languages. Search options include […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-16-2021

Speeding up your code: Introduction to MATLAB optimization and vectorization Graduate Students Tips & Tricks Guide Guide to Tax Resources and Information Featured Resource: Racial Justice Challenge Originally held in August 2020, the online Racial Justice Challenge is designed to help the community learn, listen, and take action regarding race, racism, and anti-racism. The self-paced challenge modules […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-9-2021

Fortunoff Video Archive for Holocaust Testimonies Now Available Racial Justice Collection on Digital Commons Expanding Scholarly Impact with DigitalCommons@UMaine Adding Electronic Course Reserves to Brightspace Featured Resource: Document Delivery Services University of Maine faculty, staff, and students may use this service to obtain pdf copies of journal articles or book chapters (up to 30 pages) held by […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-2-2021

URSUS Maintenance Tonight Racial Justice Collection on Digital Commons Adding Electronic Course Reserves to Brightspace Cloud-Based Data Storage Workshop Book Lover’s Trivia Featured Resource: Research Data Management Guide Good data practices help researchers effectively track and share their work. And, data management plans in particular are increasingly required in grant applications. Fogler Library’s research data management […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 1-27-2021

National Theatre Collection Database Trial Including Information Literacy Curriculum in Your Courses COVID-19 Update on Print Reserves for Spring Courses Featured Resource: HeinOnline Academic HeinOnline Academic includes more than 292,000 titles of legal, historical, and government documents. In addition to more than 2,800 law-related periodicals, the database contains the entire U.S. Congressional Record, Federal Register, and […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 12-15-2020

Finding Funding Challenge Winter Book Bingo Now Available Featured Resource: Guide to Altmetrics Altmetrics is the use of alternative, or nontraditional, measurements to better understand the extent of a work’s scholarly impact. Altmetrics serve as a complement to traditional metrics (e.g., citation counts) by incorporating statistics regarding usage, capture, and mentions of scholarly works in online […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 12-8-2020

Finding Funding Challenge Winter Book Bingo Now Available Featured Resource: Special Collections Finding Aids Manuscript material held by Raymond H. Fogler Library’s Special Collections Department covers a wide range of subjects reflecting historical events, business, education, arts, and sciences. This gallery provides downloadable finding aids for the department’s largest collections, those where it seemed particularly valuable for […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 12-1-2020

Help Planning Your Spring Courses Getting Started with QGIS Winter Book Bingo Now Available Featured Resource: EBook Central ProQuest’s Academic Complete database on the EBook Central platform is a collection of more than 130,000 scholarly ebooks from leading publishers, including university presses. All titles in Academic Complete are available to University of Maine System users for online […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 11-24-2020

Wabanaki Authors Book List Getting Started with QGIS Fogler Library Hours after Thanksgiving Break Featured Resource: ACM Digital Library The ACM Digital Library provides publications from the Association for Computing Machinery: all ACM journals and magazines, including an archive from the 1950’s forward (where available); and all SIG (special interest group) conference proceedings and newsletters. It also […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 11-17-2020

Literature Review Challenge Now Online Supervised Machine Learning Workshop Featured Resource: Statista Statista integrates data on over 80,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, Statista.com provides direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets. Data […]

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