Archive for the ‘WWW’ Category

GALILEO@UGA interface unavailable from 9pm on 8/3/15

Monday, August 3rd, 2015 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We are updating the software on which our GALILEO@UGA subject lists and class guides run, this evening (Monday, August 3rd), beginning 9pm. It may be down for a few hours. During that time, you can still get to our databases through the statewide GALILEO interface: http://www.galileo.usg.edu/scholar/ugalibs/search/ In addition, Multi-Search on the Libraries' ...

Help us to organize our new web site!

Thursday, June 11th, 2015 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We are working on a new UGA Libraries web site. Help us to organize our content, by taking the card sort survey. It's a fun drag-and-drop puzzle and only takes a few minutes. Thank you for helping us to make a better web site! Questions? Comments? Email Deborah Stanley: dstanley@uga.edu UPDATE: The survey is ...

Faculty: help us with our library web site redesign!

Monday, June 1st, 2015 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

The library is redesigning its web site, and we want to hear from our faculty on what you want from the new site! We are holding two focus groups, one on Tuesday, June 16th at 10:30, and the other on Wednesday, June 17th at 2:30, where we will ask a group ...

Undergrads: Want free pizza?

Thursday, April 9th, 2015 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

If you like pizza, and you would like to share your thoughts about the UGA Libraries web site, this opportunity is for you! We're working on a redesign of our web site, and we need some undergraduate students to take part in a focus group to help us figure out the ...

GALILEO@UGA Gets a New Look!

Monday, August 11th, 2014 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We have updated GALILEO@UGA to incorporate more guidance for users. You will still find the familiar lists of databases for different subject areas, along with the A-Z list of databases and the database name search. But we have added some things to make GALILEO@UGA more useful: - Class-Specific Research Guides: Librarians ...

Tout Voltaire now available

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013 - P. Reidenbaugh

The Voltaire Foundation, in collaboration with the ARTFL Project, has announced the public release of the TOUT VOLTAIRE (http://artfl-project.uchicago.edu/tout-voltaire) online resource. Tout Voltaire  brings you in fully searchable form all of Voltaire’s works apart from his correspondence. This plain-text version (without critical apparatus or notes) is the most reliable version available ...

Help with usability testing, get free print card!

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2013 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

Students: Would you like to help us improve our web site? Would you like to earn a free $10 print/copy card? If so, please consider helping us out with some usability testing of our web site. The test involves sitting down with one of our staff and trying to complete ...

Digitized 1940s Wire Recordings Now Available Streaming on the Russell Library Website

Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 - Renna Tuten

The twenty wire recordings from the Herman E. Talmadge Collection were digitized last year and are now available online. These recordings document the 1948 and 1950 gubernatorial races and the bitter fights held in the aftermath of the Georgia Supreme Court's decision to favor Lieutenant Governor M.E. Thompson's claim to ...

UGA Libraries’ new mobile site

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 - Deborah Stanley, Web Editor

We are pleased to announce that we are now live with the UGA Libraries' first mobile site! When using a smartphone, you should be automatically redirected to it from our home page. If you want to take a look at it on a desktop machine, you can click the "View ...

New Guide to Online Academic Tools

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 - phoebe

The UGA Libraries have now assembled a guide to several different kinds of Online Academic Productivity Tools. Dip into it to learn about: LibX - allows you to search the UGA catalog from your web browser toolbar. Search Plug-ins - search useful web sites and online research databases from your web browser. Online ...