Archive for the ‘WWW’ Category

Civil Rights Digital Library featured in AJC article

Tuesday, May 27th, 2008 - Amy Watts

The Atlanta Journal Constitution recently published an article highlighting the Civil Rights Digital Library, a project between the Media Archives, DLG, NGE, GALILEO, and folks in the Franklin College. The Civil Rights Digital Library site (http://crdl.usg.edu) includes around 30 hours of raw footage of the Civil Rights movement from the ...

Blue card events this week

Monday, March 24th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

It's Google's World, We Just Research In It Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of “power searching” techniques in the regular Google, using Google Scholar and Google Books to find articles and books both online ...

“Bill Shipp’s Georgia” replaced in GALILEO

Thursday, March 20th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

InsiderAdvantage Georgia has replaced Bill Shipp's Georgia, an online political newsletter. It no longer requires a separate ID and password. A modified record for 'Bill Shipp's Georgia' remains in GALILEO@UGA to provide an additional access point to those used to the old newsletter. Dick Pettys' InsiderAdvantage Georgia: Weekly Newsletter ...

American Library Association loves the DLG

Thursday, January 24th, 2008 - UGA Libraries

The Digital Library of Georgia was recently featured on ilovelibraries.org as the "Digital Library of the Week." ilovelibraries is a digital newsletter for the American Library Association. It singled out the DLG's "Vanishing Georgia" collection for particular praise.

Google Workshop, Oct. 15

Friday, October 12th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Monday, October 15, 4:30 p.m. Main Library, Lab A Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also discuss ...

Google Workshop, Oct. 2

Monday, October 1st, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Tuesday, October 2, 6:30 p.m. Student Learning Center, Room 370 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also ...

Google Workshop, Sept. 13

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Thursday, September 13, 3:00 p.m. Science Library, Room 382 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. We'll also ...

Google Workshop, Sept. 5

Tuesday, September 4th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

To Infinity and Beyond: A Tour of the Google Universe Wednesday, September 5, 3:30 p.m. Student Learning Center, Room 370 Join us for a tour of the many Google products that are useful to scholarly research. The session will include a demonstration of "power searching" techniques in the regular Google. ...

Access to New York Times “Select” content

Monday, March 19th, 2007 - UGA Libraries

New York Times opens Select content to faculty and students. As long as you have an email address ending in .edu you can sign up for an account. Subscription to TimesSelect includes: OP-ED COLUMNISTS - Enjoy exclusive online access. NEWS COLUMNISTS - Explore the perspectives of select columnists from Business, New ...

Alternative to Simmons Choices 3

Tuesday, February 27th, 2007 - Amy Watts

We are currently experiencing difficulties with our subscription to Simmons Study of Media and Markets (aka Choices 3 or Simmons). An alternative is the MRI University Internet Reporter database at www.mriplus.com. The database is NOT on GALILEO and must be accessed directly. Users must register before they can ...