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Fogler Library Newsletter

Publicizing events, collections, acquisitions and services at UMaine's library 
-- Wednesday, November 20, 2013 --

SUMMARY
1. Announcements
    A. Sturge, a Memoir by Sanford Phippen
2. Services
    A. DigitalCommons@UMaine
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1. ANNOUNCEMENTS
A. STURGE, A MEMOIR BY SANFORD PHIPPEN
Maine author Sanford Phippen will be in Fogler Library's Special Collections at 3:00 pm on Thursday, November 21st
to talk about his new book, “Sturge, a Memoir.” Sturgis (Sturge) Haskins, who died on September 29, 2012, was a
sailor, historian, and adventurer. A pioneer for gay rights, he co-founded the Wilde Stein Club at the University
of Maine in 1974, which received national attention in Newsweek, the Washington Post, and across the country.
Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact Gretchen
Gfeller at <gretchen.gfeller@umit.maine.edu> or call 581-1696.

2. SERVICES
A. DIGITALCOMMONS@UMAINE
DigitalCommons@UMaine <http://digitalcommons.library.umaine.edu/> supports the organization and management of
academic conferences and events with a fully online workflow. Create a conference schedule, accept electronic paper
and poster submissions for peer review, take online registrations, and publish proceedings with a few mouse clicks.
Uploaded files are accessible from any device with an internet connection. No more worrying about lost dongles or
jump drives. To learn more, contact Gretchen Gfeller at <gretchen.gfeller@umit.maine.edu>. For information about
how to upload your full-text articles to Digital Commons, contact Kim Sawtelle at
<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 Gretchen Gfeller, 207.581.1696 <gretchen.gfeller@umit.maine.edu> or 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: <librarynews@library.umaine.edu >


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