Easybib2

Need to create a bibliography? EasyBib makes creating bibliographies easy as 1, 2, 3! Use this web-based program to generate bibliographical citations in numerous standard formats, including MLA, APA, and Chicago. Hurry because this is only for a TRIAL period. … [Read more...]

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Criterion Collection Trial

Alexander Street Press Presents: The Criterion Collection Trial. For a limited time enjoy a collection of 312 classic films from such directors as Charlie Chaplin, Jean Renoir, John Cassavetes, and more! Now playing online. Find it in Databases. … [Read more...]

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usability testing ad

Help out the library! Get coffee and snacks! UMW Libraries is conducting user testing for its brand new search tool: Quest. In exchange for a small amount of your time, you'll receive a $10 gift card for Blackstone Coffee. Interested? Contact mailto:serials@umw.edu or 654-1762. … [Read more...]

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Maker Mondays Spring 15

Ready...Set...Make!!! Think Lab: Maker Mondays to return beginning January 26. Monday nights from 6pm to 9pm in the makerspace of the ThinkLab. Come one, come all for fun learning experiences or to work on DIY projects. Dream it, make it! … [Read more...]

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curriculum software

Software available in the Stafford Campus Library: Kidspiration, Inspiration 9, InspireData SymWriter, Roger Wagner's HyperStudio 5, Communicate: In Print, Comic Life, Write Outloud 6, Boardmaker Plus, Kid Pix 3D. … [Read more...]

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Curriculum collection slide

Educational games and manipulatives are available for checkout by UMW Students and area teachers. Call (540) 286-8025 or email stafflib@umw.edu for more information. … [Read more...]

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library hours spring 2015

Stafford Library Spring Hours: Monday 12pm to 9pm; Tuesday 12pm to 9pm; Wednesday 12pm to 9pm; Thursday 12pm to 9pm; Friday 12pm to 5pm; Saturday 9am to 3pm; Sunday closed. … [Read more...]

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New Library Website: Find out what has changed

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New Library Website Welcome to the UMW Libraries new website. Many things have changed. Here are a few of the highlights: Introducing Quest Quest is a new search tool that allows users to find print and online resources at UMW Libraries through a single interface. A search in Quest will locate books, e-books, articles from journals/magazines/newspapers, DVDs, and much more. Instead of performing multiple searches in the catalog and different databases, users can now locate books and articles, all with just one search. Read more about Quest here. Customized homepage for Simpson and Stafford Click on the Simpson and Stafford links underneath UMW Libraries at the top of the page for information personalized to your library. On the Simpson page, get real time updates on what's available right now in the library. New FAQ page Click on the Find More Answers button, then search for answers to your questions or pick a category to see everything related to that topic. Talk to a librarian Look in the Get Help for easy access to research assistance. When the library is open, click on the Chat Now button to talk to a librarian or Contact Us for other ways to contact the library. Click on Research Guides for help with a specific topic. Tell us what you think The UMW Libraries are always looking for ways to improve. Look for more changes to come as the semester progresses. Do you have suggestions or feedback? Please fill out our survey or email kperdue@umw.edu. … [Read more...]

The Stafford Campus Library now has a study/video room available for small groups

The Stafford Campus Library now has a multi-purpose room available for small group study, presentation practice, and video creation. It is equipped with 4 networked iMacs (with iMovie), a green screen, and a light set. Students can use their own video cameras or one can be borrowed from the library. If you wish to use this room, please reserve a time at: http://libcal.umw.edu/booking/stafford. Questions can be directed to the Stafford Campus Library at 540-286-8025 or stafflib@umw.edu. … [Read more...]

On Thursdays from 5-6pm for the remainder of the Fall semester, a library staff member will be available at the information desk of the North building of the Stafford campus to assist students with a library related questions and tasks – get research help, return books, reserve a study room, and more.

On Thursdays from 5-6pm for the remainder of the Fall semester, a library staff member will be available at the information desk of the North building of the Stafford campus to assist students with a library related questions and tasks – get research help, return books, reserve a study room, and more. … [Read more...]