Resource of the Week: Geobase

  Resource: Geobase Find out more about it: from Michael Farmer or in the Geological Sciences and Geography course guides. Geobase is a databasecovering several subjects such as earth sciences, ecology, geology, human and physical geography, environmental sciences, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management, and nature conservation. As one of the best places […]

Resource of the Week: ARTstor

Resource: ARTstor Find out about it from: from Fine Arts Librarian Gary Ginther or by visiting the Art & Art History course guide. ARTstor currently offers over 1.5 million hi-resolution images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. To begin your search, try using the Library of Congress […]

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 […]