Library Blog

    Weeding Continues - Political Science

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-04-12 Blog Tags: weeding | 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 | 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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    Books to be Weeded (J to JC 481)

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-03-31 Blog Tags: Weeding Project
    We have identified more books for weeding. All of the titles have been reviewed by faculty in Political Science. If you see anything that you feel should be put back on the shelves, please contact Deneen Dutchak (ddutchak@lakeheadu.ca) before April 14, 2017.
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    mycourselink/D2L now links to our Research Guides!

    Posted by: Mikayla Redden on 2017-03-24
    Faculty and Students: mycourselink/D2L course sites now include links to our subject or course specific Research Guides. Select "Other Tools" > "Library" on mycourselink/D2L's yellow navigation bar to access the guide for your course.
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    Books to be Weeded (HB Continued)

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-03-24
    Continuing with the weeding project, attached are lists with books identified for weeding. More HBs (Economic Theory). These titles have already been vetted by faculty in the Economics department.
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    Closed for Painting

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-03-23

    From Monday March 27 to Saturday April 1, 2017 the Education Library will be closed for painting.  We have made the following arrangements so that the library collections and services can be accessible to faculty and students:   

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    Books to be Weeded (HB - Economic Theory)

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-03-10 Blog Tags: weeding
    Continuing with the weeding project, attached are lists with books identified for weeding. They are in the HBs (Economic Theory).
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    New Database: Independent Voices

    Posted by: Mikayla Redden on 2017-03-07 Blog Tags: collections | collection development
    Source: The BAD Times (1971), Black Americans for Democracy, University of Arkansas via Independent Voices Library users now have access to Independent Voices; a digital collection of alternative press newspapers, magazines, and journals, drawn from special collections of participating libraries. The content was produced by feminists, dissident…
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    Check to see if LI5002 is available

    Posted by: Karen Keiller on 2017-03-01 Blog Tags: LI5002
    Before you take a trip up to the 5th floor of Chancellor Paterson you can check the calendar to see if the room is available.
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