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St. John’s Bible Again on Display at the MLRC

George Fox Library is again blessed with the privilege of displaying a volume of the beautiful and acclaimed Saint John’s Bible (SJB).  The internationally renowned work is one of just 299 editions the first Benedictine-illuminated Bible in 500 years – The … Continue reading

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MLRC Changes: Reference & media materials moved, new study rooms added

If you’ve visited the MLRC lately you may have noticed some significant changes. Media materials including DVDs and Audiobooks have been moved from upstairs to the ARC.   Reference materials that were near the main floor restrooms and IT Help Desk … Continue reading

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MLRC staying open until midnight M-Th

Based on student feedback, the MLRC has decided to stay open until midnight Monday – Thursday during the fall and spring semesters. That means more time for you to study, collaborate with group members, use the computers, read great books, search … Continue reading

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MLRC staying open late during end of spring semester

The MLRC will be staying open until midnight on Monday-Thursday nights for the last two weeks of the spring semester (4/20 — 4/23 and 4/27 — 4/30). So come early and stay late — the library is a great place to … Continue reading

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A great time was had by all at Wassail this year!  It was wonderful to have so many friends and colleagues stop by to enjoy good food and good conversation. Here are a few photos from the event (view on … Continue reading

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Cardboard sculptures at the MLRC

Here’s a gallery of cardboard sculptures at the MLRC, both past and present.

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Antislavery Digital Collection at UMass

http://www.library.umass.edu/spcoll/umarmot/antislavery/ The digital collections at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst are top-flight and this collection continues that grand tradition. The Antislavery Collection contains several hundred pamphlets and books pertaining to slavery and antislavery in New England from 1725-1911. These … Continue reading

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iPad in Education for Dummies (e-book)

Wondering how to put that iPad to best use in your academic work?  This may be the perfect book for you. Written for instructors, iPad in Education for Dummies includes chapters on: Managing the iPad Classroom Becoming a Digital Author … Continue reading

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Mobile Apps for Research & Education — New Library Guide

Reference & Distance Services Librarian Robin Ashford recently published an online guide to apps for mobile devices that help with doing library research and other academic work. Dozens of apps are covered, broken up into the following categories: Library Research … Continue reading

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New Databases Supporting Physical Therapy and Nursing

GFU Libraries now provides access to three additional databases: Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials Includes reports published in conference proceedings and in many other sources not currently listed in MEDLINE® or other databases. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews Full … Continue reading

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