Author Archive

Getting the most out of Google Scholar and “Find it @ UGA”

Monday, November 18th, 2013 - Elizabeth White

So, you L-O-V-E Google Scholar? It can be a great resource when you're just starting your research. One unfortunate drawback of Google Scholar is there are a lot of incorrect citations! Just remember that when you use "Find it @ UGA" in Google Scholar and it doesn't work, it is ...

Government websites back up

Thursday, October 17th, 2013 - Elizabeth White

Users of and ERIC will be happy to know that both databases are back up and running normally. You will be able to access data and publications from these resources. The reopening of the federal government means that government websites and databases, such as PubMed and Bureau of Labor ...

State of the Union – Tonight @ 9:00

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 - Elizabeth White

The annual State of the Union Address by President Barak H. Obama airs tonight at 9:00pm. C-SPAN Coverage White House SOTU page (you can also watch it live here) Text of all previous SOTU addresses via The American Presidency Project Top 10 SOTU Addresses at Real Clear Politics

Bulldog Book Club: Discuss The Hobbit today!

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013 - Elizabeth White

Today the Bulldog Book Club is holding a discussion of The Hobbit @ 4:00 pm in the Jittery Joe's in the MLC.

Bulldog Book Club Schedule for Spring 2013

Monday, January 14th, 2013 - Elizabeth White

The Bulldog Book Club is open to everyone and we just talk about the book du jour and other good reading. Here’s our spring 2013 list. For more information, contact Fran Teague, This is also a Blue Card event. The Hobbit, by J. R. R. Tolkien Jan. 24, ...

Elections Results

Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 - Elizabeth White

Happy Post-Election Day! National race results. Access results from all GA races via the Secretary of State's website. Specific votes cast in Clarke County. If you're interested in comprehensive exit poll, Pew Research Center has a great breakdown. For more information, feel free to contact Elizabeth White,, 706-542-0516.

Vote Today

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012 - Elizabeth White

Election Day is today! Find out where to vote via the Secretary of State's page. All precincts will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday. Fill out the sample ballot before you go and save time! Contact the Athens Clarke County Board of Elections at 706-613-3150 if you have ...

Early Voting Starts Today in GA

Monday, October 15th, 2012 - Elizabeth White

Early In-Person Voting for the November 6, 2012 General Election begins on October 15 at the ACC Board of Elections, located at 155 E. Washington St. You may vote Monday-Friday, from 8:00 am-5:00 pm. Directions to ACC BOE. There will be one day of Saturday voting on October 27, ...

Oct 9th is deadline for registering for November 6th General Election

Monday, October 8th, 2012 - Elizabeth White

Tomorrow (October 9th) is the deadline for new registrations to vote in the Nov. 6th General Election. You may access the form online and fax it to your local Board of Elections. If you are transferring your registration between two different counties you must fill out a new registration form.

Vote on Election Day!

Tuesday, July 31st, 2012 - Elizabeth White

Just a reminder that today is Election Day! Don't forget to vote! Don't know where your precinct is? Look up your address using the Secretary of State's Poll locator database. Items on the ballot include: NE Georgia District T-SPLOT - referendum on public funding of transportation projects in NE Georgia. Sunday Package ...