The Libraries will be hosting a POV film screening. This event is a collaboration with POV, the award-winning independent non-fiction film series on PBS. This month you can see Katie Galloway & Po Kutchins’s “Prison Town USA”.
The University Libraries, will be hosting a Halloween Trivia contest. Take a break from school work, stop by the Library’s Electronic Classroom to eat candy, play a game, and just have fun with the staff.
Come one, come all for a scavenger hunt this fall. To celebrate the spooktacular lead up to Halloween the Hammond and Westville campus Libraries will be hosting a month long scavenger hunt. There will be various items hidden around each of the Libraries for students, staff, or faculty to find.
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Identifying where to publish your research can be a daunting task. Should you do a poster, a conference paper, a journal article or all of the above? What is double-blind peer review, a green open access publication, a predatory journal and other publication jargon? This month you can come learn how to publish using IEEE or learn some tips & tricks for using IEEE Xplore.
Bobbi Jean Ludwig, Electronic Resources Librarian, accepted another position at the University of Nebraska, Kearney. Her last day at Purdue Northwest was Friday, August 11. Bobbi joined our (Purdue Calumet) team in December 2014 and did an exceptional job in the short time she was here. She played an important role in ensuring that our unification of library resources from Calumet/North Central to Purdue Northwest was a success.
“The Alchemist” is an international bestseller that has been translated into approximately 70 languages. Coehlo created an easy to read allegorical novel that is a simple and entertaining narrative exploring the fulfillment of one’s destiny.
Have you seen these boxes around campus? Have you then thought what are they for?
These boxes are for collecting unwanted textbooks in support of non-profit literacy programs. This program finds the best possible use for each book collected in support of promoting literacy.
The Hammond Campus Archives added a reading room to their department over the summer. Please feel free to check out the new area and see what the Archives has to offer.
Reference USA is a new database we have added that provides basic information on over 28 million businesses and over 271 million consumers in the US and Canada.