The ball has dropped, kisses exchanged, and confetti thrown: 2012 is finally here. I’m always curious to see how people want to improve their lives in the new year. At the top of my list is becoming better at soccer. While the library sadly can’t transform me into an athlete, here are several ways that [...]
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This time of year, with everything we have to do, a lot seems to get pushed to the last minute. Last minute shopping, last minute decorating, last minute cooking, last minute cleaning… and last minute research. We’ve all been there. A big assignment, and it’s coming due… but we haven’t had time to do the [...]
This year, while attending the annual American Library Association conference, graduate intern Sarah Gilchrist presented on “The Library Living Room: Creating Learning Relationships” (you can see her poster behind her in the picture). Thousands of librarians from all over the country attend the ALA annual conference, and Sarah’s presentation gave us a chance to share [...]
Nice to meet you! Library staff is always happy to participate in the campus-wide orientations for new students. This year, our information table features a bean bag toss game to enhance students’ awareness of library resources and services. For example, do you know the names of our main e-book vendors? How about what a Libguide [...]
If you’re a regular to the library, you know about our study rooms — a great place to watch a video or work on a group project. And now there are even more possibilities.
Room 145 has been equipped with the Dragon Naturally Speaking software, a speech-recognition tool, courtesy of our friends in Student Support Services. [...]
Hello, Matt here again.
With IU East moving in so many new and exciting directions, we want to be sure that we keep up with what you actually need. And because, despite all my effort to the contrary, I am not yet a mind reader, we need your feedback!
So, we’ve got a user survey online. It [...]
Hey, Matt here again, reference and media coordinator for the library.
So, some of our regular patrons have been seeing my office strewn with Barbie dolls. And no doubt you’ve thought that me dressing and posing toys is a phenomenal use of your tuition money. But it’s all been for a purpose! I promise!
We would like [...]
Find scholarly e-resources at the Campus Library. Use your mobile phone to find information at IU East. Be a Smart student.
Marcia Sloan, interlibrary loan specialist, or any of the IUE library staff is happy to aid you in getting books and articles from other libraries so feel free to ask for help.
If you need a book that is not available at this library but is at another Indiana University, select REQUEST DELIVERYon the right side [...]