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Ann Campion Riley Named Acting Director of MU Libraries

Starting July 1, 2015, Ann Campion Riley became the acting director of the MU Libraries. She will serve in this capacity during the 2015-16 year while a national search takes place for the next library director. Riley has served as

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Thanks Grads

The MU Libraries currently employs 174 student workers. It would not be possible to run the Libraries without them! Twenty-seven of our student workers will graduate this semester. We wish all of our students best of luck on their finals,

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Miss Mizzou Exhibit

Miss Mizzou Exhibit May 1-31 Ellis Library Colonnade In collaboration with local author J. B. Winter, Special Collections and Rare Books presents an exhibit of materials on Miss Mizzou and her connections to Columbia.  Miss Mizzou was a comic strip

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Graduate & Professional Student Library Fee Open Forum

Join us on May 4 at 6 pm in the Leadership Auditorium, 2501 MU Student Center for a discussion about the MU Libraries' student fee proposal. Refreshments will be served. For questions, contact gpc@missouri.edu. For more information about the library

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A Night at Club Ellis

Thursday, April 23 7 pm Ellis Auditorium Learn more about plans to improve the MU Libraries. Join us for food, fun and information about how you can help make changes to Ellis Library and the other libraries on campus. For

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MU Libraries by the Numbers

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Friday Workshop, April 17

Copyright Conundrums April 17 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Room 213, Ellis Library Copyright raises many questions: What can I use freely? When do I need to get permission? What is covered by copyright? How do I protect my own intellectual property? This workshop

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Web of Science Tutorials

Learn how to search Web of Science through an introductory tutorial or move on to more advanced topics such as Journal Citation Reports,Essential Science Indicators and  InCites Benchmarking & Analytics. Both tutorials are located on the right side of the screen.

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Douglas Niedt, A Classical Guitar Performance, April 16

April 16, 2015 2:30 PM Ellis Library Grand Reading Room Join us on April 16 at 2:30 pm in the Ellis Library Grand Reading Room for a performance by classical guitarist Douglas Niedt. He made his New York debut at

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Friday Workshop, April 10

Altmetrics: Alternative Metrics for Measuring the Impact of Research April 10 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Room 213, Ellis Library It takes time for your work to be formally cited by other researchers and common citation indexes do not work equally well for all

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