Category Archives: General Library

Come to the Dystopian Fiction Book Club meetings in December!

What: Dystopian Fiction Book Club Where: Carney Library, Third Floor, Room 314 When: Monday Dec. 1, 11am-12pm AND Thursday Dec. 4, 2pm-3pm (Room 426) We’ll explore the concept of dystopia in Ray Bradbury’s classic novel, Fahrenheit 451. We’re meeting twice during … 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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In Celebration of International Open Access Week 2014

International Open Access Week, is an annual international celebration, now in its seventh year, created to raise awareness of the issue of access to published scholarly research. The week is serves as an opportunity for the academic and research community … Continue reading

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Reception Recognizing Judge Francis J. Larkin Book Collection Donation to Claire T. Carney Library, UMass Dartmouth – September 18, 2014 – 4 – 6 pm

What: A reception recognizing Judge Francis J. Larkin, Professor of Law and Dean Emeritus, for his generous gift of books to the Claire T. Carney Library. Where: Grand Reading Room, Claire T. Carney Library, UMass Dartmouth When: Thursday, September 18, 2014 … Continue reading

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Welcome, Or Welcome Back To UMass Dartmouth! We Are Happy You Are Back. Come See Us Soon!

Welcome! or Welcome back! to UMass Dartmouth! We are pleased to have you here and proud of our fine library services and facilities at the Claire T. Carney Library on the main campus and the Law Library on the UMass … 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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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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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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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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