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MERLIN Catalog Unavailable on May 26

The MERLIN Catalog will be down on Tuesday, May 26th beginning at 8 am Central as the UM Libraries move to a new integrated library system   We anticipate the transition taking most of the day on Tuesday. During this

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MERLIN Catalog — Problem with Returned Books

ALERT! Returned books may not be cleared in the MERLIN catalog. Please be patient as we work through this issue. MU Libraries are currently experiencing a problem with the integrated library system for managing library accounts, with the result that

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Computer Projectors

Check out a computer projector from one of these four libraries: Ellis Library Engineering Library Health Sciences Library Journalism Library Checkout availability can be found in the MERLIN Catalog. Take a look at all of our equipment!  

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Black History Trivia Night, February 25, 5:30-7:30 pm

On Wednesday February 25th, from 5:30-7:30 pm, there’s a free event we’d like to invite you to – challenge you to attend, even. It is the first annual BLACK HISTORY TRIVIA NIGHT offered in conjunction with MU’s Black History Month

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Places to Study During Finals

Locate study spaces in the MU Libraries (Ellis and the branch libraries) Locate study spaces on campus and in Columbia:

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MU Award for Academic Distinction

The University of Missouri Award for Academic Distinction Ceremony scheduled for this evening in Ellis Library has been canceled.

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chinese Newspapers Trial: Available until Feb. 6:

ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Chinese Newspapers Collection (1832-1953) – Trial[please give feedback here] http://proxy.mul.missouri.edu/login?url=https://www.proquest.com/trials/trialSummary.action?view=subject&trialBean.token=720DQ1V8QIGDM98CYJO7 Searchable collection of 12 English-language Chinese newspapers from 1832-1953. Includes article content, editorials, cartoons, advertisements and classified ads. Titles include North China Herald (1850-1941), Canton Times (1919-1920), China

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Test Post for Archive

The MU Libraries serve a student body of 32,000 plus a faculty of 1,800, and have a collection of 3.1 million print volumes, 53,400 journal titles (in print or online), and over 7.5 million microforms. With an annual budget of

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The Courts Have Spoken: Copyright Law Update

Copyright Law Update for Librarians, Faculty and Academic Administrators Copyright issues have become increasingly visible in recent years.  What do University faculty and staff need to know to access, create, and share intellectual property?  Join Joseph Storch, Associate Counsel in

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New Mobile Site

After several weeks of intensive work on the part of Hunter Sadler, a student employee in LTS and junior in the Computer Science, the new mobile site is up.  Please take a look at it on your smart phone. Many

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