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Cannell Library will be open regular hours Monday thru Wednesday and will close for the quarter break on Thursday at 6pm. The Information Commons at CTC will be open regular hours during finals week and will close for quarter break beginning Friday, March 18th and reopen Monday, April 4th. Finals Week Hours (03/14 – 03/17 ) […]

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The new traveling exhibit, Native Voices: Native People’s Concepts of Health and Illness, located at Cannell library, provides a bevy of important information about the health, history, and culture of Native Americans and Native Hawaiians. In conjunction with the exhibition, Clark Libraries and Clark County have teamed together to provide meaningful events that will enrich the overall […]

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Every year, libraries and bookstores from across the nation celebrate Banned Books Week to help bring awareness to censorship and to celebrate the freedom to read. No matter the genre, all books are subjected to great scrutiny by the community. While many of the challenges placed against books are often an attempt to protect young children […]

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  How concerned are you with privacy, especially online? Librarians have long been opposed to and concerned about Section 215 of the USA Patriot Act. Finally, Congress has acted to curtail some of the provisions that the ALA and others have said threatened civil liberties. Pew Research Center recently released a report “Americans’ Attitudes About […]

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Starting this quarter, you’ll find People, Forbes, the Nation, Esquire and other popular periodicals in a new location. Where are they? If you walk in through the main library doors and continue toward the east wall, past the circulation desk, you’ll find them on the north wall up against the librarian’s offices. In other words, […]

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It may be a little difficult to find a list of our newest books. Below are step by step instructions to see the list. Step 1 From the library homepage (library.clark.edu) click on Advanced Search. Step 2 Click on the New Books & Videos link. Step 3 Click on the link that starts with “New […]

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Introverts and extroverts

Are you an introvert or an extrovert? Or both? Watch this cool video about how we can all get along: http://www.cbc.ca/strombo/story-videos/introverts-and-extroverts—cant-we-all-get-along.html The video is narrated by Susan Cain the author of Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking and features the artwork of Molly Crabapple and director Jim Batt to […]

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It’s International Open Access Week! Not sure if you should be celebrating or not? Have you ever been frustrated when a database article is not just a click away? Currently, scholars do research, write up articles, and give those articles to publishers. The publishers print the articles and provide online access in article databases. Publishers […]

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Are you trying to find full text documents from the Educational Resource Information Center, (ERIC) either from eric.gov or EBSCOhost? If you have tried, you’ve discovered not all full text articles are available. Here is the message ERIC has put on their website: A limited number of ERIC full-text documents are available at this time […]

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During construction of the new entrance to Cannell Library, tentatively scheduled from Friday 8/17/12 – Monday 8/27/12, the outside return boxes normally in front of the library entrance have been moved up the pathway between the stairway to Gaiser Hall and the entrance to the eLearning offices. Any items due during the construction and break […]

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