Homeless and Hunger Awareness Week is from November 10th to the 18th. There will be a book display and graffiti board in the IC Library (up on Friday the 9th), tables in Campus Center where you can sign up to volunteer with Swipe Out Hunger, and a Student Leadership Institute (SLI) session about food insecurity held on Tuesday November 13th at 7:00 pm in Textor 102.
You can use this form to set up an appointment with me anytime https://library.ithaca.edu/forms/appt_request.php
I’m available from 1-3 pm Friday the 9th at the Research Help Desk.You can make an appointment or just drop by, call, or chat: https://library.ithaca.edu/services/reference.php
I’ll be answering questions from home (virtual reference) on Saturday, November 10th from 2-6 pm (email, chat, or Zoom). I’ll be monitoring the Reference@ithaca.edu account so you can use that account.
I’ll be at the Research Help Desk in the library on Sunday, November 11th from 2-6 pm. You can make an appointment, just drop by, call, or chat: https://library.ithaca.edu/services/reference.php
I’ll be out-of-the office on Monday, November 12th. If you need immediate assistance that day, contact the Research Help Desk: https://library.ithaca.edu/services/reference.php
To encourage everyone to vote I moved John Henderson’s (retired Social Science Librarian) guide on communicating with your representatives to our new LibGuide platform — take a look! https://libguides.ithaca.edu/polticomm .
I added in some local information on voting, a few additional sources, and Twitter handles.
Please go Vote. It is so important.
Consider registering at the link below for an online training session on how to do legal research using the database Nexis Uni (replaced LexisNexis Academic last spring).
Topic: Webinar on Nexis Uni–Legal Research
Posted by: Cathy Michael, Communication & Legal Studies Librarian
Library Guide: Legal Studies > Nexis Uni: Legal Searching
Open to: Members of Ithaca College
Date and Time: Thursday, November 1, 2018 4:00 pm, Eastern Daylight Time
Instructor: Earnrolyn “Lynn” Smith, J.D., MILS, Academic Customer Success Manager, LexisNexis Academic & Library Solutions
Lynn Smith of LexisNexis will guide us through how to find cases and codes using the new Nexis Uni platform.
Event address for attendees: https://lexisnexiscenters.webex.com/lexisnexiscenters/onstage/g.php?MTID=e74d6df84d98a4dab45e2163843b9bfcb
Call-in toll-free number (Premiere): 1-855-733-3266 (US)
Attendee access code: 171 301 6960
It is not necessary to call-in. There is an “audio broadcasting” feature via your computer.
Ithaca Library will livestream the
#FrankenReads event from the @librarycongress on #Halloween2018 from the classroom Gannett 319 between 10 am and Noon. https://www.ithaca.edu/intercom/article.php/20181026110255475#.W9MvLmJKg8a … Happy Birthday, Frankenstein!
Zotero in Google Docs: https://www.zotero.org/support/google_docs