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University of Maine COVID-19 Community Archive Project

Raymond H. Fogler’s Special Collections Department has established the University of Maine COVID-19 Community Archive Project. The goal of this project is to create a community archive that will preserve the story of this unprecedented time in our community. To create this archive, Fogler Library hopes members of the UMaine community will document their experiences […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 4-14-2020

In this issue University of Maine COVID-19 Community Archive Project Power Researcher Challenge: Professional Development at Your Fingertips Research Impact Challenge – Back by Popular Demand! Featured Resource: HeinOnline Academic  HeinOnline Academic is a legal research database with many types and categories of information. It provides more than 2,700 full text ejournals, as well as more […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 4-7-2020

In this issue Help Finding Information Resources Laptops and Devices Available for Loan Power Researcher Challenge: Professional Development at Your Fingertips Featured Resource: UMS Libraries Proxy Bookmarklet The UMS Libraries Proxy Bookmarklet allows the patron to quickly and easily access restricted journal articles and ebooks discovered on a publisher’s website while conducting research on the open internet. […]

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What online resources are available to me?

Fogler Library provides millions of online resources that you can access from anywhere with an internet connection. These online resources include: More than 200 guides including course guides, Hot Topics guides, subject guides, general-purpose guides, and tutorials provided by our Reference Librarians Approximately 300 research databases containing millions of articles More than 140,000 online journals […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 3-31-2020

In this issue Getting Print Books from Fogler Library Browse Special Collections in DigitalCommons@UMaine Daily Research Drop-ins on Zoom Featured Resource: Popular Ebooks, Audiobooks, Magazines, & Streaming Video The Maine InfoNet Download Library is a collection of downloadable audiobooks and e-books supported by public, academic, and school library members. Audiobooks and e-books are available to authenticated patrons of […]

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Browse Special Collections in DigitalCommons@UMaine

A specific portion of DigitalCommons@UMaine includes digital versions of materials in Fogler Library’s Special Collections Department. This page, Browse Special Collections, is a jumping off point for viewing materials on the History of Maine Fisheries, Maine Bicentennial, Maine Environmental Collection, Maine Government Documents and Town Reports, a wide range of items on Maine History, Maine […]

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Maine History Journal Online

Our colleagues at the Maine Historical Society and the Department of History at the University of Maine have been working to make their scholarly journal, Maine History, available to everyone online.  A subscription to Maine History is one of the benefits of membership in MHS, and members have had access to digital articles for some […]

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How do I return books to the library while it’s closed?

If you have a book nearing its due date, please note that we are extending all due dates to May 15 automatically. If public health concerns require us to extend that due date further, we will do so. With that in mind, here are some basic guidelines for returning books to Fogler Library while it […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 3-25-2020

In this issue Reference Librarian Assistance New Databases Available Temporarily Electronic Reserve Materials for Your Courses Resources Available through Interlibrary Loan Daily Research Drop-ins on Zoom Library Support for Faculty and Students Raymond H. Fogler Library is committed to serving the University of Maine community as best as possible throughout the disruption caused by the […]

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Eliza Allen’s Story

Desiree’s new favorite is the story of Eliza Allen of Eastport, Maine, who published a memoir in 1851 of many adventures, including disguising herself as a man to serve during the Mexican-American War. An original copy of the publication, The Female volunteer, or, The life, and wonderful adventures of Miss Eliza Allen, a young lady […]

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