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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 6-28-2022

In this issue: Fogler Library Pride Month Resources Featured Resource: EBook Central Fogler Library Pride Month ResourcesJune is Pride month, and Fogler Library has many resources that might be of interest as you celebrate and support the LGBTQ community. Check out our LGBTQ Resources Guide which lists many sources we have available.  You can also participate in the LGBTQIA2+ […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 5-31-2022

In this issue: New Engineering Database Access Featured Resource: Library Research Guides New Engineering Database AccessFogler Library is happy to announce a new resource for Engineering. We now have a three year license to Ei Compendex. Ei Compendex is the most comprehensive bibliographic database of scientific and technical engineering research available, covering all engineering disciplines. It […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 5-10-2022

In this issue: New Database: E&E News Interlibrary Loan Server Update Faculty Newsletter Summer Schedule Featured Resource: Fake News and Misinformation Guide New Database: E&E News E&E News, published by Politico, provides essential energy and environment news, with approximately 30 new daily articles from around the world. There are five publication sections: Climatewire, Greenwire, Energywire, E&E […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 5-03-2022

In this issue: SciFinder-n Access Change Asian/American Heritage Month Featured Resource: Roper iPoll SciFinder-n Access Change Scifinder-n, a chemical information discovery tool, must now be accessed via a link that provides licensed authentication. If you already have a username and password, please bookmark https://library.umaine.edu/auth/EZProxy/test/authej.asp?url=https://scifinder-n.cas.org/, or use the link on the Scifinder-n database guide. New users should go to […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 4-26-2022

In this issue: LGBTQIA2+ Learning & Affirming Challenge Still Available Featured Resource: Special Collections Finding Aids LGBTQIA2+ Learning & Affirming Challenge Still Available   If you missed our LGBTQIA2+ Learning & Affirming Challenge, you can still participate at a time that’s convenient for you! This self-paced program remains live and accessible, and includes brief tasks designed to help participants learn, listen, share insights, and […]

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McLeod’s Great Northern Paper Company History Now Online

A condensed version of John McLeod’s history of Great Northern Paper Company was published in 1981 as The Northern: The Way I Remember, but McLeod worked on a much longer manuscript for more than 15 years. The full work is more than 2,700 pages long and was included in his research papers donated to Fogler […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 4-19-2022

In this issue: New PFAS and “Forever Plastics” Hot Topic Guide Gregory Buesing Papers Featured Resource: Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Education New PFAS and “Forever Plastics” Hot Topic Guide  PFAS are becoming a prominent concern in the state of Maine and globally. Fogler Library’s Reference Librarians have compiled a guide of informative articles, books, and visuals on the topic of PFAS. […]

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Digitized Thesis Featured in Z107.3 Article About Town Names

Z107.3 featured information from the University of Maine Digital Commons in a story about the origin of Penobscot County town names. Digital Commons contains a document written by William F. Fox in 1956 called An Investigation of the Origin of Place Names of Towns in Penobscot County, Maine. The thesis was recently scanned as part of […]

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Albert W. Stevens Photo From 23,000 Feet

Albert W. Stevens was an aerial photographer, balloonist and U.S. Army officer. Born in Belfast, Maine in 1886, he received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering in 1907 and a master’s degree in 1909 from the University of Maine. Stevens, a U.S. Army officer, balloonist, and early aerial photographer, took the first photograph of Earth’s […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 4-12-2022

In this issue: Arab American Heritage Month Resources Missed the Human Dimensions of Climate Change Film Series? Featured Resource: eLS Arab American Heritage Month Resources  National Arab American Heritage Month, in April, celebrates the history, culture, and contributions of the diverse Arab American community.  There is now a guide to the many resources available through Fogler Library. […]

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