Resource of the Week: Oxford Bibliographies Online

Resource: Oxford Bibliographies Online for World Religions Find out more about it: from Subject Librarian Tim Smith or by visiting one of the following bibliographies: Biblical Studies, Buddhism, Hinduism or Islamic Studies. Sometimes it’s hard to know where to start your research. If your subject is religion the Oxford Bibliographies Online is a good place to […]

Resource of the Week: Knovel

Resource: Knovel Find out more about it: from Engineering Librarian Megan Tomeo While books sometimes make the best resources, they aren’t always readily available when you are researching in the lab or at home. Fortunately, Knovel allows you to look up several science and engineering books from publishers including Wiley, AASHTO, ASCE, ASME, SAE and several others. […]

Gender & Race Streaming Video

  Media Education Foundation (MEF) presents Gender and Race Streaming Video Collection.   The Media Education Foundation Gender Studies Collection produces and distributes documentary films and other educational resources (including study guides and transcripts) to inspire critical thinking about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media. Ohio University Libraries has purchased this […]

Friends of Alden Library: Kerry & Lynne McCalla

Lynne McCalla • Home: Franklin, TN by way of Birmingham, AL; Jackson, TN; Nashville, TN; Athens, OH; North Canton, OH; Niles, OH; and Indianapolis, IN (origin)  • Profession: Being retired from trying to figure out what I wanted to be when I grew up! I am now grown and savoring every minute of life. • […]

OHIO Libraries Awarded for Outstanding Communications

Each summer, the American Library Association hosts an annual conference where it co-sponsors PR Xchange, an event for libraries across the nation to share their public relations and marketing ideas. The Ohio University Libraries won Best of Show at the American Library Association’s 2013 PR Xchange event for two of its brochures.  The Best of […]

Access Library Resources Over Summer

School may be out for summer, but we know that many of you are taking or teaching classes over the break. Happily, library resources continue to be available for students and faculty whether you’re continuing your academic pursuits in Athens, traveling the world or something in between. Students who are registered for classes in summer […]

Earth Day Series: Sustainable Studying

Reduce, reuse, recycle.  Many of us heard this three-word mantra early on in our educational careers.  Even though it may have been a while since you’ve thought about these words, they’re still important.   Below are some tips of how you can reduce, reuse and recycle while you study for finals. Save time, energy and maybe […]