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Genetic Discoveries

Story by Michael G. Dunn. Originally featured in the 2018 issue of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Magazine. Inside the American Kennel Club Library in Manhattan, Dr. Laurie Connell stumbled upon an uncataloged collection of books. “I was [at the AKC library] for a few days and just happened to find them on the shelves,” says Dr. Connell, […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-20-19

In this issue: Data Management Planning Workshop Expanding Scholarly Impact for UMaine Faculty Citation Manager Workshops Python for Beginners   1. Data Management Planning Workshop Date & Time: February 21, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Fogler Library Classroom 1 Research data has value long after you publish an article. Where can you store it to […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-13-19

In this issue: Data Management Planning Workshop Citation Manager Workshops Python for Beginners 1. Data Management Planning Workshop Date & Time: February 21, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Fogler Library Classroom 1 Research data has value long after you publish an article. Where can you store it to comply with funder requirements? How can you […]

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Mystery in the Archives

By Matthew Revitt In June of this year, I received a call in Special Collections from Harold Borns, Professor Emeritus in the School of Earth and Climate Sciences and the Climate Change Institute. The mystery Professor Borns wanted to solve was whether Fogler Library’s University Archive records could prove that scientist Louis Agassiz came to […]

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News of the Day

By Pauline Bickford-Duane and Brad Beauregard In Massachusetts, a researcher at MIT hopes to verify that a well-known artist visited the University of Maine early in her career. In the Midwest, a UMaine alumnus searches for old photographs of his family members. Here in Maine, several former classmates reminisce on their early writing careers with […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 2-6-19

In this issue: R Workshop for Beginners 45,000 Titles with Safari Books Online 1. R Workshop for Beginners Date &Time: February 12, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Fogler Library Classroom 1 Fogler Library will host a workshop on R, a widely used language and environment for managing, graphing, and analyzing data of all forms […]

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Fogler Libary Faculty Newsletter 1-30-19

In this issue: 45,000 Titles with Safari Books Online Citation Manager Workshops   1. 45,000 Titles with Safari Books Online The library is pleased to announce that Safari Books Online now offers more than 45,000 titles and unlimited simultaneous users. Previously there were only 3,000 e-books for access by only two users at a time. Safari Books Online provides full-text access to […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 1-23-19

In this issue: Including Information Literacy Curriculum in Your Courses Citation Manager Workshops Extra Credit Opportunity: Fake News Workshop   1. Including Information Literacy Curriculum in Your Courses As you prepare your classes, you may want to include information literacy skill building into your curriculum, as appropriate for your discipline. Fogler Reference Librarians are able to assist with […]

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Fogler Library Faculty Newsletter 1-16-19

In this issue: Including Information Literacy Curriculum in Your Courses January Grants 101 Workshop ILL Patron Password Change Citation Manager Workshops Extra Credit Opportunity: Fake News Workshop   1. Including Information Literacy Curriculum in Your Courses As you prepare your classes, you may want to include information literacy skill building into your curriculum, as appropriate for your […]

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