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Exhibit: The Remnant Trust, Jan. 18 – May 5

The Remnant Trust Exhibit

JANUARY 18 thru MAY 5, 2017

Zach S. Henderson Library 2nd floor display cases

Georgia Southern University partners with The Remnant Trust, Inc., an educational foundation located at Texas Tech University, to showcase a collection of original and first edition works highlighting individual liberty and human dignity.  This exhibit is hosted by the Zach S. Henderson Library.

The Remnant Trust Exhibit complements the Great Minds lecture series, set to begin on January 31st.  Please access http://georgiasouthern.libguides.com/remnanttrust for the schedule of lecture series and additional information.

Please contact Zach S. Henderson Library Special Collections at specolle@georgiasouthern.edu for more information about the exhibit. 

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Artemis Literary Sources Is Now Gale Literary Sources

Gale Literary Sources is the new title for Artemis Literary Sources, which provides access to the following Gale databases:

Links are now available for Gale Literary Sources and the above databases on the library’s A-Z database list. Furthermore, these resources are available via the Library Catalog. The existing link to Artemis Literary Sources will be removed from the library website on February 2nd, 2017.

If you have any questions or concerns about these changes, please contact the Information Services Desk at (912) 478-5645.


Fire Drill Thurs. Dec 22 @ 9:30AM

In conjunction with the local fire department, Henderson Library and University Fire Marshal Chris Colson will conduct a fire drill at 9:30am on Thursday, December 22. This will require the evacuation of all personnel and patrons in the Library, as if there is a real fire. No one will be allowed to re-enter the Library until the fire department gives approval. Patrons are advised not to plan on using the Library between 9:30 and 11am on the 22nd.

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Database & Resource Updates for December 2016

The library is excited to announce the following updates to our databases and resources:

New Open-Access Database Now Available – Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

The library is happy to announce the addition of a new open-access database to our collection. Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law brings together a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery.

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law  is available via the library’s A-Z Database List and Catalog.

North Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive Has Expanded

The North Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive now provides access to fifteen newspaper titles published in nine North Georgia cities (Canton, Cassville, Cedartown, Clayton, Cleveland, Dahlonega, Dalton, Gainesville, and Rome) from 1850 to 1928. Consisting of over 63,000 newspaper pages, the archive provides historical images that are both full-text searchable and can be browsed by date. The site is compatible with all current browsers and the newspaper page images can be viewed without the use of plug-ins or additional software downloads.

The North Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive is available via the library’s Newspapers guide.

RIA Checkpoint Is Now Called Checkpoint

The RIA Checkpoint database is now called Checkpoint. The library’s A-Z Database List and Catalog have been updated to reflect these changes. Links to RIA Checkpoint will be removed from the A-Z Database List on Monday, January 9th, 2017. Please begin using the new links.

Journal Citation Reports Is Now Available via the InCites Platform

Journal Citation Reports is now available through the updated InCites platform. The Journal Citation Reports module within InCites allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from approximately 12,000 scholarly and technical journals and conference proceedings from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. Journal Citation Reports is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all specialties in the areas of science, technology, and social sciences.

Journal Citation Reports is available via the library’s A-Z Database List and Catalog. For more information, see the JCR help page.

Current Contents Connect Is Now Available via Web of Science

Current Contents Connect is now available through the Web of Science platform. Current Contents Connect is a current awareness database that provides easy Web access to complete tables of contents, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts from the most recently published issues of leading scholarly journals, as well as from more than 7,000 relevant, evaluated websites.

Current Contents Connect is available via the library’s A-Z Database List and Catalog. For more information, see the CCC help page.

Get the New ACS Central Science App for Your Mobile Device

ACS Central Science is a fully open access journal published by the American Chemical Society. The ACS Central Science app, now free at leading app stores, gives you easy access to groundbreaking research—all freely accessible. Easily browse any issue, any article, at any time. To download the app, see our updated ACS Publications FAQ post.

If you have any questions or concerns about these updates, please contact your liaison librarian or the Information Services Desk at (912)478-5645.


Zach’s Brews Open Evenings During Finals Week!

Zach’s Brews is open 6:00 to 11:00PM Monday through Wednesday the week of finals (December 4th through December 7th).

 

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