Blog Archives

Friday Workshop, Feb. 12

Measuring Research Impact: Citation Metrics and Altmetrics Feb. 12 1– 2 p.m. Learn about sources for times cited counts. Explore indicators such as the Journal Impact Factor, the h-index, and altmetrics and discuss their significance. Janice Dysart, Science Librarian Noel

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Black History Month Trivia Night, Feb. 28

The MU Libraries, the College of Arts and Science and the Black History Month Planning Committee invite you to take part in the Black History Month Trivia Night on Sunday, February 28, at 6:00 p.m. in Room 114-A of Ellis

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MU Africa Hub Presents: Jonny Steinberg

Meet the Author: Jonny Steinberg Feburary 12, 2016 3:30pm 114A Ellis Library You can pick up a copy of the book, A Man of Good Hope, at the Mizzou Store. He will be available to sign books. Event sponsored by

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Friday Workshop, Feb. 5

Digging into the Literature for a Literature Review (Part 2) Feb. 5   1-2 p.m. Learn some of the more sophisticated features of database searching to yield the results you want. Using a variety of databases, we’ll focus on practical techniques

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MU Libraries by the Numbers

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Friday Workshop, Jan. 29

Demystifying the Literature Review (Part 1), Jan. 29 Jonathan Cisco from the Campus Writing Program will demystify the literature review by simplifying its components and purpose. He will lead you in a series of easy, practical steps to structure and

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Undergraduate Research Contest

The MU Libraries Undergraduate Research Contest seeks to recognize and reward outstanding research conducted by MU undergrads. One $500 1st place prize and one $250 2nd place prize may be awarded. Deadline for submission is March 4, 2016. All majors are

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Friday Workshop, Jan. 22

Learn how other faculty and students are using the Library’s services and find out about the newest tools and information sources. All workshops are offered simultaneously in two formats: Face-to-face in Rm. 213 Ellis Library and live online. To Register:

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Library Closed Early Due to Snow

Ellis Library, and other campus libraries, will be closed at 6 pm on Jan. 19 due to weather conditions. The libraries will reopen at 7:30 am or their usual opening time. For more information about MU's closings, visit http://mualert.missouri.edu/.

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Welcome to Timothy Perry

The MU Libraries are pleased to announce that Timothy Perry has been hired as our new Special Collections Librarian. He began work during the fall semester. Tim recently completed a Master of Information degree at the University of Toronto, with

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