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Celebrate the Holidays with the MU Libraries

This year the MU Libraries want to help you get into the Holiday Spirit!  We have created a holiday guide (http://libraryguides.missouri.edu/holidayguide) to help you know about events that are happening on campus and around Columbia. The guide also has tips on

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Interfaith Meditation and Prayer Space Available in Ellis Library

An interfaith meditation and prayer space has been designated for student use in the southeast corner of the Information Commons in Ellis Library. The short hallway that leads to an Emergency Exit is a space that is usually unoccupied and quiet.

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Special Collections Thanksgiving Mini-Exhibit on Nov. 20 from 1-3 pm in Ellis Library Colonnade

Special Collections will be back in the Colonnade with a display of materials related to Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 20, from 1 to 3 pm.  Materials on display will include Norman Rockwell’s “Freedom From Want” poster from World War II as well

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NTIS Cancellation

The MU Libraries have canceled the subscription to NTIS, effective December 31, 2014. The commercial version of NTIS will be available through December 31, 2014, via the EbscoHost interface The U.S. Department of Commerce offers public access to the National

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ATLA Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Cancellation

Due to low usage, the MU Libraries have canceled the subscription to the ATLA Catholic Periodical and Literature Index, effective December 31, 2014. Until December 31, 2014, ATLA Catholic Periodical and Literature Index will still be available. The MU Libraries

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Friday Workshop, Nov 14

Apps for Academics: The Best of the Best Applications for Researchers and Writers Nov. 14  1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Room 213, Ellis Library In this workshop, Jonathan Cisco will present new software (both PC and Mac platforms) that can help researchers write effectively and

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MU Libraries Host Exhibition Celebrating 500 Years of Anatomical Science

December 31, 2014, will mark the five hundredth birthday of Andreas Vesalius, one of the most important anatomists in the history of medicine. The MU Libraries will commemorate this historic occasion with an exhibition entitled Vesalius at 500: Student, Scholar, and

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Friday Workshop, Nov. 7

NIH Public Access Policy Nov. 7 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. W-235, Veterinary Medicine Building This session will provide an overview on complying with the NIH Public Access Policy. Learn how to find and use PMCIDs; submit articles to PubMed Central; and view

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Check out The Nook: New Quiet Study Space on 4th Floor of Ellis Library

The Nook is now open on the 4th floor in the northeast corner. This quiet area includes a study bar, comfortable seating and charging stations.  An enclosed room with computer workstations for student useis also available. This renovation was funded by a 2013-14

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Friday Workshop, Oct. 31

FRED and Family: Economic Data and Information for Scholarly Use Oct. 31  1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Room 213, Ellis Library Learn how to use FRED, GeoFRED, and ALFRED to locate, map, graph, and save economic data. Use FRED and ALFRED to save data

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