Meadowcroft and Moeller Acknowledged in Article

Dr. Steve Friedman published “Impact factors in open access: the value, frustrations, and new paths forward” in the December issue of Public Services Quarterly. Dr. Friedman acknowledged Taira Meadowcroft and Kimberly Moeller for their assistance with his research. “The author wishes to thank Kimberly Moeller, subject librarian for the University of Missouri Libraries, for her …

Celebration of Service Comments

5 Years Ying Hu I have worked with Ying for about two years now in Digital Initiatives (Digital Services), and with her solid knowledge, experience and abilities I know I can totally rely on her for excellent advice and information. In the last couple of years, we’ve tried lots of new things, and taken on …

PowerNotes Browser Extension Will Help You Stay Organized

Written by Kimberly Moeller The MU Libraries and Campus Writing Program, with support from the Provost’s Office, are excited to announce that the campus now has access to PowerNotes. This new tool is both a browser extension and outline creator that conceptually bridges the gap between research and writing. The PowerNotes extension allows you to …

Search Committee Rosters

Here are the search committees rosters for the six search committees that were launched this year: Community Engagement Librarian Chair, Deb Ward Shannon Cary Paula Roper Jenny Thompson Rae Thudium Sheila Voss Systems Librarian Chair, Steven Pryor Stephanie Chinn, MS&T Jaleh Fazelian, UMSL Buddy Pennington, UMKC Ernest Shaw AUL for Acquisitions, Collections and Technical Services …

PowerNotes Available for MU Faculty and Students

The MU Libraries and Campus Writing Program, with support from the Provost’s Office, are excited to announce that campus now has access to PowerNotes. This new tool is both a browser extension and outline creator that conceptually bridges the gap between research and writing. PowerNotes is designed to “address the challenges inherent to source-based writing …

Demystifying the Literature Review

Date: Thursday, September 8, 2022 Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm Location: 114A Ellis Library Register here. Explore the world of literature reviews through this webinar highlighting different types of reviews, the process involved in creating each one, and an overview of best practices. Interactive searching and writing activities will give you the practical skills and resources …

Demystifying the Literature Review

Date: Monday, April 25, 2022 Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm Register for online workshop. Explore the world of literature reviews through this webinar highlighting different types of reviews, the process involved in creating each one, and an overview of best practices. Interactive searching and writing activities will give you the practical skills and resources needed to …

Workshops @ Your Library: PowerNotes

PLEASE NOTE: Registration for this event is limited to MU faculty, post-docs, and graduate students only. This workshop will be hosted in 114A Ellis Library and will not be broadcast via Zoom. Date: Thursday, October 7, 2021 Time: 1pm – 2pm 114A Ellis Library Register here The PowerNotes browser extension allows you to automatically capture …

Workshops @ Your Library: Demystifying the Literature Review

Date: Thursday, September 2, 2021 Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm Register for the online workshop. Explore the world of literature reviews through this webinar highlighting different types of reviews, the process involved in creating each one, and an overview of best practices. Interactive searching and writing activities will give you the practical skills and resources needed …

Looking Back on 2020: Engaging Emails

While 2020 truly threw some curve balls, our MU Librarians and staff never missed a step and continued to serve. Take a look at a few innovative ways they helped our community, kept faculty informed, and stayed busy throughout one of the most challenging years. Kimberly Moeller, instructional services and social sciences librarian, realized how important it …