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Easy ILL Requests with BrowZine

If you’re familiar with BrowZine, you know how it makes browsing your favorite journals VERY simple. Now it is even easier. If the full-text of a current issue is unavailable, you can request an article through interlibrary loan (ILL). When you … Continue reading

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New Bedford Standard-Times Article “Library Draws More Students”

There is an article in today’s Standard-Times that discusses increased student use of the library since 2012. You can read it online at http://bit.ly/1MOHu4K. We have certainly seen increased use and are very pleased!

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Claire T. Carney Library is a 2015 Recipient of the AIA/ALA Library Building Awards

Your Claire T. Carney Library is recognized by The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Library Association/Library Leadership and Management Association (ALA/LLAMA) as being an example of “excellence in the architectural design and planning of libraries.” This is … Continue reading

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Senator Warren To Discuss College Affordability – Claire T. Carney Library Living Room

Chancellor Divina Grossman announced the following exciting news: “A well-rounded education helps develop an active citizenry. We are very excited for our students and our entire University community to welcome one of our state’s key leaders, United States Senator Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Library Cafe Closing Today – 11:30am to 2pm

Due to Senator Warren’s event in the Library Living Room, the Library Cafe will be closed today, February 20th, from 11:30am – 2pm. The cart located in Science and Engineering will be open for service. For further questions, please contact the dining … Continue reading

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Library Orientation for Students in Fully-Online Programs — February 23rd & 24th

Librarians at Claire T. Carney Library are offering an orientation to online library services. Sign up for one of two sessions designed especially for students in online programs. Find out how the Carney Library’s staff and resources can help you … Continue reading

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InterLibrary Loan Services Are Back Up

Update 4:00: Illiad and WorldCat are back up! Thank you for your patience!  Update 11:53: The vendor has determined and resolved the cause of the service issues. They are in the process of bringing services online. The complete restoration may take … Continue reading

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BrowZine Workshop Sponsored By the Office of Faculty Development

When: Tuesday, October 28, 2014 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Where: Claire T. Carney Library, Room 314 Presenters: Librarians Matt Sylvain and Hilary Kraus Learn how to use BrowZine to create virtual bookshelves of library journals on your iOS and … Continue reading

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Library Orientation for Students in Fully-Online Programs – October 6th & October 8th

Librarians at Claire T. Carney Library are offering an orientation to online library services. Sign up for one of two sessions designed especially for students in online programs. Find out how the Carney Library’s staff and resources can help you … Continue reading

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NEW: Guide to Fair Use & Copyright

Announcing a new guide for understanding fair use and copyright Copyright, fair use and author’s rights are hot topics in higher education. The Committee on Fair Use created a new online educational guide to help clarify these important, but often confusing, issues. … Continue reading

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