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Fogler Library Newsletter

Publicizing events, collections, acquisitions and services at UMaine's library
-- Wednesday, August 26, 2015 --

SUMMARY

  1. Announcements
    1. Library Instruction Sessions
    2. Arranging Library Reserves for Your Courses
  2. Services
    1. DigitalCommons@UMaine

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1. ANNOUNCEMENTS

A. LIBRARY INSTRUCTION SESSIONS

As you prepare for this semester's classes, remember that librarians in the Reference Services department at Fogler are available to provide instructional sessions for your students. These sessions can cover specific databases, or a variety of research materials that will aid your students in their class work. Contact Nancy Lewis at <lewis@maine.edu> or at 207.581.3613 for more information.

B. ARRANGING LIBRARY RESERVES FOR YOUR COURSES

The Library offers hardcopy and electronic reserves (e-reserves). E-reserves provide 24/7 access to course material and your home pages via the URSUS catalog. For general queries, assistance with forms and requirements, or troubleshooting issues, contact our staff at <reserve@umit.maine.edu> or call 207.581.1641. Website for further information on Library course reserves: <http://library.umaine.edu/reserves/default.htm>.

2. SERVICES

A. DIGITALCOMMONS@UMAINE

DigitalCommons@UMaine <http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/>, the university's institutional repository, is available to faculty interested in self-archiving course material, course descriptions, syllabi, and other course content. The repository also accepts other forms of gray literature including working papers and technical reports. Want to learn more about self-archiving in Digital Commons? Check out our online resources at <http://libguides.library.umaine.edu/friendly.php?action=82&s=DCself_archive>. For information about DigitalCommons@UMaine, please contact Kim Sawtelle at 207.581.1692 or by FirstClass <kimberly.sawtelle@umit.maine.edu> or your library subject specialist <http://library.umaine.edu/colldev/contacts.htm>.

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Please send comments or requests for more information on news items to Nancy Curtis, 207.581.1679 <nancy.curtis@umit.maine.edu>. Newsletters are also posted and archived at <www.library.umaine.edu/librarynews>. If you would prefer not to receive future issues of this news service by e-mail, please send a message to: <fogler.library@maine.edu>.


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Created by: Library Staff | Revised: 08/27/2015
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