Category Archives: Library Instruction

Research Data Management Workshops @ UMass Dartmouth – Starting Soon – See What’s In Them For You!

The Claire T. Carney Library has partnered with Computer & Information Technology Services (CITS) and Sponsored Programs Administration (SPA) to assist members of the campus community manage their research data, and this workshop series is one part of that initiative. … Continue reading

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Open access publishing, the good, the bad and the ugly! – A discussion led by Elizabeth Winiarz, Science Librarian with the Office of Faculty Development

What: Open Access Publishing,  the good, the bad and the ugly! When: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Where: Claire T. Carney Library, Room 314 Lunch will be provided. If you wish to attend, please register online. … Continue reading

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Transfer Students! Interested in learning about library services and resources? Sign Up Now!

The Claire T. Carney Library is offering sessions for transfer students who wish to learn about services and resources. Freshmen get an introduction to the library in first year English classes. This is your opportunity. Location of the class will be determined … Continue reading

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RefWorks Workshops at the Claire T. Carney Library

RefWorks allows you to create your own database of references. You may then use those references in a bibliography or you may cite references in your paper and RefWorks will format your paper and bibliography in any style that you choose. The Library … Continue reading

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PubMed now features easy access to full-text articles from the UMassD library!

PubMed now features easy access to full-text articles from the UMassD library! You may already know that many library databases have a link or button labeled Get It!@UMassD. This link brings you to our full-text article access; if we don’t … 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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Black History Month 2014 – Claire T. Carney Library – UMass Darmouth

Library of Congress: World-Telegram photo In celebration of black history month, the Claire T. Carney Library is highlighting select resources. Librarian liaison for African Studies, Linda Zieper, identified several books and websites which have been compiled into a handy black … Continue reading

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Canceled – Copyright, Fair Use and Scholarly Communication – Presentation & Discussion – Claire T. Carney Library

The presentation “Copyright, Fair Use and Scholarly Communication – Presentation & Discussion – Claire T. Carney Library” planned for today in the Claire T. Carney Library has been canceled. A traffic situation on the Mass Pike has delayed the presenters … Continue reading

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Copyright, Fair Use and Scholarly Communication – Presentation & Discussion – Claire T. Carney Library March 26th

Copyright and Fair Use are hot topics today with recent court cases in the news.  It’s also a topic that brings feelings of confusion and frustration over what we can and can’t do in a digital age.    Please join us … Continue reading

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RefWorks Workshops – An easier way to organize research & format citations – RSVP NOW!

RefWorks Workshops at the Claire T. Carney Library RefWorks allows you to create your own database of references. You may then use those references in a bibliography or you may cite references in your paper and RefWorks will format your … Continue reading

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