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A Student First

After working several different jobs in the retail industry, Kayla Harriman had enough. She was working toward her degree in Social Work from the University of Maine, and the jobs she had made it difficult to balance her classes with her work schedule. “I had so many different retail jobs,” Harriman says. “I did o.k. […]

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Funding the Pursuit

Students at the University of Maine have a range of financial needs, from scholarship and fellowship monies, to research support, to travel and conference funding. One of their key resources in covering these expenses comes to them freely through grant education at Fogler Library. Librarians regularly work with students to identify and access quality information […]

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Listening to Local History

By her own account, Delaney Fitzpatrick didn’t know what to expect when she came to Fogler Library to find an internship. As a sophomore at the time, Fitzpatrick had trouble finding the right opportunity. When her adviser, UMaine Professor of History Dr. Micah Pawling, told her about an opening to work in Special Collections at […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter #322

In this issue (Thursday) Introduction to Microsoft Excel Workshop Access to Fogler When Traveling Abroad New Website for Fogler Library Call for Presenters: Fogler Library Workshop Series Spring 2017 Underrepresented Voices Wikipedia Edit-a-thon 1. (Thursday) Introduction to Microsoft Excel Workshop Time & Date: January 26th, 6-8pm Location: Library Classroom This workshop will provide attendees with […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter #321

In this issue: New Website for Fogler Library Introduction to Microsoft Excel Workshop 2016 UMaine Faculty Books Call for Presenters: Fogler Library Workshop Series 2017 1. New Website for Fogler Library Over the winter break, Fogler Library launched a new version of its website. The new website offers a number of improved features including a […]

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2016 UMaine Faculty Books Display

Throughout the month of January, Fogler Library is showcasing books that were published by UMaine faculty in 2016. Authors come from fields as diverse as Biology, Business, Clinical Psychology, Communication and Journalism, Cooperative Extension, English Literature, Engineering, Francophone Literature, Nursing, Political Science, Social Work, and Sociology. Visit the 1st-floor exhibit in Fogler Library, in the […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter #320

In this issue: Information Literacy Assessment Workshop Photographs from Maine History Journal on Display in Library 1. Information Literacy Assessment Workshop Once again, Fogler Library is partnering with the Office of Assessment to offer an Information Literacy Assessment workshop. The workshop will be held Thursday, January 12th, from 2-4 in the University Club, Fogler Library. Refreshments […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter #319

In this issue: New Finding Aids for University of Maine Records Now Available 1. New Finding Aids for University of Maine Records Now Available 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 […]

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Therapy Dog Visits!

Do you know someone at UMaine who will want to visit with the dogs? The dogs will be in the Reserve Reading Room (first floor) of Fogler Library on the following dates and times: Tuesday, December 6, from 2pm-4pm Wednesday, December 7, from 12pm-2pm Monday, December 12, from 12pm-2pm  

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter #318

In this issue: University of Maine Articles Rank Highly in Digital Commons Network Grants 101 Workshop 1. University of Maine Articles Rank Highly in Digital Commons Network Works from the University of Maine’s institutional repository, DigitalCommons@UMaine, were among the most popular articles downloaded from the Digital Commons Network in the month of November. The disciplines […]

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