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Part Time Reference Librarian Position Opening – UMass Dartmouth Claire T. Carney Library

The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth is looking for a reference librarian to work at the reference desk during, September 2014-June 2015, with the possibility of annual renewal. MLS from an ALA-accredited institution or equivalent preferred; MLS candidates w ho have … Continue reading

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Mary Adams, the Nursing and Health Sciences Librarian, at the Claire T. Carney Library has retired after 17 years of outstanding service to UMass Dartmouth.

  Mary Adams, the Nursing and Health Sciences Librarian, at the Claire T. Carney Library has retired after 17 years of outstanding service to UMass Dartmouth. Mary will be missed for many reasons, most notably for her tireless efforts to find, evaluate and acquire … Continue reading

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“Teaching Across Difference” – The New England Library Instruction Group’s Annual Meeting Is Being Held at UMass Dartmouth on June 6th

Teaching Across Difference is the theme for this year’s New England Library Instruction Group (NELIG) annual meeting being held at UMass Dartmouth. The program for this year’s meeting was inspired by keynote speaker, Yu-Hui Chen and the article she co-authored with … Continue reading

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And Now the Video! Carney Library’s Mass State Book Cart Drill Team Championship Performance Captured For Your Viewing Pleasure!

You’ve read about it. You’ve longed to see it. And now it is here! The UMass Dartmouth Carney Library’s State Champion Book Cart Drill Team championship performance comes to a screen near you! Yes today you can view the whole … Continue reading

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The UMass Dartmouth Carney Library Corsairs Book Cart Drill Team Rolled Over the Competition at the Recent Massachusetts Library Association Annual Conference

The Carney Library Corsairs wowed the judges with their precision choreography, upbeat musical interpretation, awesome costumes, pirate-y cart decoration and overall flair and enthusiasm. They had just four minutes to impress, but impress they did, as they sailed away from the rest … Continue reading

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Historical Portuguese Newspapers of Hawaii Digitized and Available Via UMassD Claire T. Carney Library’s Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives

The Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives at the Claire T. Carney Library and the Center for Portuguese Studies and Culture of the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth announce the addition of six Portuguese-language newspapers published in Hawaii between 1885 and 1937 to its … Continue reading

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Disobedience: the Sousa Mendes Story – Public Screening & Discussion of the Award Winning Film @ UMass Dartmouth, May 4th 2014

WHAT: Disobedience: the Sousa Mendes Story – A Public Screening & Discussion of the Award Winning Film WHERE: Grand Reading Room of the Claire T. Carney Library, UMass Dartmouth WHEN: 2 P.M., Sunday, May 4, 2014 ~ Free and Open to the Public … Continue reading

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Join the library in celebrating National Poetry Month. Find the Poem Boards on the 2nd Floor Walkway and Post Your Own Favorite!

Join the library in celebrating National Poetry Month! Look for the poem boards on 2nd Floor walkway across from Library 206 in the midst of the Richard and Cecila Ward Poetry Collection. Read what your friends and classmates may have … Continue reading

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Ary dos Santos: The Voice of the Resistance to the Salazar Dictatorship – A Talk by Cecília Amaral Figueiredo in Commemoration of Anniversary of the Portuguese Carnation Revolution, April 15th @ UMass Dartmouth

WHAT:  A talk by Cecília Amaral Figueiredo, author of Ary dos Santos: A Voz da Resistência à Ditadura Salazarista. WHERE: Prince Henry Society Reading Room at the Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives, Claire T. Carney Library, UMass Dartmouth WHEN:  5:30 PM, Tuesday April 15, 2014 Light refreshments … Continue reading

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Three Bestselling Acclaimed Authors to Speak at UMass Dartmouth Sunday March 30, 2014

WHAT: Three preeminent writers share their personal stories and writing processes WHEN: March 30 from 2-4:30 PM WHERE: Woodland Commons, UMass Dartmouth – Parking and shuttle service is available in parking lot 7. Tickets are $35 and may be purchased … Continue reading

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