Library Blog

    Education Library Reorganization Spring/Summer 2017

    Posted by: Gisella Scalese on 2017-05-29
    Thank you for your patience while we are moving collections and building/rebuilding shelves in the Education Library. With assistance from the Paterson Library staff, we are progressing well with our new layout. The Education Library will be open during our reorganization and we will continue to provide library access and service for the Spring/…
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    Weeding - Social Work

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-25 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Social Work. Also, the circulation statistics column is data going back about 20 years (in other words, material has not circulated in 20 years).

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    Weeding-Political Science May 15th

    Posted by: Janice Mutz on 2017-05-15 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Political Science. Also, the circulation statistics column is data going back about 20 years (in other words, material has not circulated in 20 years).

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    Weeding - Acta Sanctorum

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-11 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We will be weeding the multi-volume set, Acta Sanctorum. It is in Latin and is available online at Internet Archive.

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    unpaywall

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-09 Blog Tags: open access

    Wondering if an article is available for free?

    Unpaywall is a newly launched browser extension developed by Impactstory. Unpaywall, similar to OA Button, is more focused on seamlessly finding free content. The great thing is, both are open-source and free.…

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    Social Work titles to be weeded

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-05-05

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Social Work. 

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    Weeding - Computer Science books

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-28 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Computer Science. 

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    Weeding Continues - Political Science

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-12 Blog Tags: Weeding Project

    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Political Science. Also, the circulation statistics column is data going back about 20 years (in other words, material has not circulated in 20 years).

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    Permafrost: a Digital Preservation Pilot from LU Library and Scholars Portal

    Posted by: Mikayla Redden on 2017-04-06
    We are pleased to announce our collaboration with Scholars Portal on the development of Permafrost, a new preservation service to help protect the unique digital collections held by Ontario’s university libraries and archives. Permafrost is a proposed cloud-hosted digital preservation service for members of the Ontario Council of University…
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    Education Books Identified for Weeding

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-06 Blog Tags: Weeding Project
    Attached is a list of books that have been identified for removal from the Education Library Collection. Please note that many of these titles were selected because they are duplicate copies, newer editions are available, condition is poor, and/or have low circulation statistics. If you have concerns or questions regarding any of these titles…
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