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Drexel's Seventh President: William Walsh Hagerty

Submitted by Jenny James Lee on June 1, 2016 - 9:40AM

In celebration of the 100th anniversary of the birth of former Drexel president president William Walsh Hagerty, the Libraries is taking a look back at the many ways that Dr. Hagerty helped to build the institution we know today.

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ProQuest unavailable Saturday night, January 28th, starting at 10 PM EST

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on January 26, 2017 - 11:55AM

ProQuest research databases will be unavailable on Saturday, January 28th for maintenance.

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Drexel Libraries and Westphal College of Media Arts & Design to Co-Host Art Exhibition on Migration

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on October 2, 2017 - 8:52AM

This fall, the Drexel University Libraries and Westphal College of Media Arts & Design are collaborating to bring the work of three artists to campus in an exhibit called Migration.

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Drexel Libraries and Drexel University Online Partner to Offer New Research Skills Resource

Submitted by Elizabeth Ten Have on June 16, 2017 - 10:50AM

The Drexel University Libraries and Drexel University Online are partnering to provide access to Sage Research Methods Online.

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Updated Libraries Hours: Summer 2017 Schedule

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on June 14, 2017 - 2:30PM

The Libraries will open with reduced service hours on Fridays from June 16 - September 1, 2017.

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Advocacy, Data and the Library

Submitted by Danuta A. Nitecki on June 13, 2017 - 6:06PM

This month, Drexel's Dean of Libraries examines how the library can use data and access to information to affect positive change.

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2017 Day of Giving a Big Success

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on June 12, 2017 - 10:45AM

The Libraries raised nearly $2,000 during Drexel's 2017 Day of Giving.

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Libraries Subscribes to new Law & Legal Information Resource

Submitted by Elizabeth Ten Have on June 12, 2017 - 3:53AM

Drexel University Libraries has initiated a subscription to Westlaw campus Research, a sister product of Westlaw.

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Finals Week Coffee & Coloring

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on June 9, 2017 - 11:50AM

Finals week is fast approaching, and the Libraries is offering coffee, snacks and coloring pages to help you through it.

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Drexel Libraries Moving to EZProxy Access for All Online Resources

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on June 5, 2017 - 2:34PM

The Libraries is making access to its electronic resources more secure by transitioning to the proxy service, EZproxy.

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Leisure DVD Collection Now Located on the 2nd Floor of W. W. Hagerty Library

Submitted by Daniel McCann on June 5, 2017 - 9:00AM

The Libraries' DVD collection has moved to the stacks on the second floor of the W. W. Hagerty Library.

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Libraries Reorganizing Bound Journal Collection

Submitted by Daniel McCann on June 1, 2017 - 1:40PM

The Libraries is reorganizing its bound journal collection in the W. W. Hagerty Library, which may cause some minor noise disruptions.

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Eight Individuals Recognized at 2017 Library Celebration Awards

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on June 1, 2017 - 10:00AM

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Dean's Update: Happy Birthday, Mrs. Hagerty

Submitted by Danuta A. Nitecki on May 5, 2017 - 11:00AM

In May, Dean of Libraries Danuta A. Nitecki, PhD, visited Mary E. Hagerty on the eve of her 100th birthday.

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Why You Need an ORCID iD: Benefits for Faculty and Student Researchers

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on May 5, 2017 - 11:00AM

More publishers require authors have ORCID ID in order to publish, making it more and more important for researchers to register for a unique, digital identifier.

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Are You Ready to Break the Code?

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on May 3, 2017 - 11:00AM

Become a code-breaker in training today!

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Fifth Annual Authors Event Recognizes 75 Drexel Writers and Editors

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on May 1, 2017 - 11:00AM

 On April 26, 2017, University faculty, staff and student - as well as friends and family - gathered in the A. J. Drexel Picture Gallery to recognize Drexel authors.

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Drexel Libraries Participates in 2017 Choose Privacy Week

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on May 1, 2017 - 9:00AM

The Libraries is participating in the American Library Association's "Choose Privacy Week," May 1 - 5, 2017.

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Drexel's Polish Poster Collections Now Available Online Through iDEA

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on April 14, 2017 - 3:00AM

Drexel's Polish posters collection is now included in iDEA, the University's digital repository.

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'Fresh Air' Archive Preserves Decades of Culture & History for Future Generations

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on April 6, 2017 - 10:00AM

With help from the Drexel Libraries, WHYY recently completed a project to digitize moments from Fresh Air with Terry Gross.

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Thoughts About Umbrellas

Submitted by Danuta A. Nitecki on April 6, 2017 - 10:00AM

In this month's Dean's Update, Dean Nitecki explores the relationship to access to information and the expectation that it be freely available.

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University Libraries Enriches Drexel's Global Research Experiences

Submitted by Janice Masud-Paul on April 6, 2017 - 9:00AM

The Drexel University Libraries offers numerous services and resources to support students, faculty and staff while they study and perform research abroad.

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Improving Discoverability of Drexel University's Scholarly Communications

Submitted by Spencer Lamm on April 6, 2017 - 9:00AM

The Libraries is now a member of the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI PMH).

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Jay Bhatt Named 'Engineering Librarian of the Year' by SLA Engineering Division

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on April 6, 2017 - 5:00AM

Jay Bhatt, Liaison Librarian for Engineering, has been named the 2017 Engineering Librarian of the Year by the Engineering Division of the Special Library Association.

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Drexel Libraries' ScholarSip event Broadcast Live on YouTube for First Time

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on April 3, 2017 - 11:00AM

The winter term ScholarSip event was broadcast live via the University's YouTube channel for the first time in the event's history.

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Finals Week Events: FREE Coffee + Coloring Days

Submitted by Stacy Stanislaw on March 17, 2017 - 4:30AM

Need a break? Stop by the Libraries during Finals Week for coffee, snacks and coloring pages.

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Growing Collaboration between Drexel Libraries and Steinbright Career Development Center Integral to Co-op Program

Submitted by Elise Ferer on March 2, 2017 - 11:00AM

The Libraries frequently collaborates with the Steinbright Career Development Center to help students as they search for co-op placements and post-graduate positions.

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Bookmark Cafe Reopens Amidst Continuing Upgrades

Submitted by Ann Yurcaba on March 2, 2017 - 10:00AM

The Bookmark Cafe reopened on February 27, 2017 after several weeks of renovations.

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Drexel University Libraries and the College of Engineering Co-Host Student PITCH Competition

Submitted by Jay Bhatt on March 2, 2017 - 10:00AM

Drexel Libraries and the College of Engineering co-hosted the inaugural PITCH Competition.

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On Traveling to US Conferences

Submitted by Danuta A. Nitecki on March 2, 2017 - 2:00AM

This month, Dean Nitecki addresses the US travel ban and its impact on an upcoming conference being held on Drexel's campus.

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