Rachel Brekhus Wins Outstanding Professional Librarian Award

Rachel Brekhus, a research and instructional services librarian at MU, was recently presented the Outstanding Professional Librarian Award by the Missouri Library Association. Brekhus has worked as a humanities librarian since 1999. Her favorite projects have been creating a Civil War Bus Tour of Columbia, maintaining the tradition of Black History Month Trivia Night, supporting …

Professional Development Series From the RSVP Center

The Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention Center is hosting several professional development opportunities throughout the 2023 Spring Semester! Below are the descriptions of our current programs. Sign up for one of the facilitations today! Empathetic Mandated Reporting: How to Respond to Student Disclosures  Responding to disclosures of sexual misconduct, equity violations, or Title IX violations requires …

Doing Dissertation Research? Use ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global!

Date: Thursday, October 27, 2022 Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm Register for online workshop. or Date: Wednesday, November 2, 2022 Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm Register for online workshop. Learn about this comprehensive curated collection of multi-disciplinary dissertations and theses from around the world, offering over 5 million citations and 3 million full-text works from thousands of …

Arab American Heritage from A-Z

In case you missed it, April was Arab American Heritage Month! We put together an A-Z list of music, books, poetry and more to celebrate Arab heritage in the United States. Explore this three part series and join Mizzou Libraries in supporting Arab American voices: A to H I to P R to Z Series …

Arab American Heritage from R-Z

In case you missed it, April is Arab American Heritage Month! We’ve put together an A-Z list of music, books, poetry and more to celebrate Arab heritage in the United States. Read the first part of this series and join Mizzou Libraries in supporting Arab American voices. – Rachel Brekhus, Melissa Fayad & Sireen Abayazid …

Arab American Heritage from I to P

In case you missed it, April is Arab American Heritage Month! We’ve put together an A-Z list of music, books, poetry and more to celebrate Arab heritage in the United States. Read the second part of this series and join Mizzou Libraries in supporting Arab American voices. – Rachel Brekhus, Melissa Fayad & Sireen Abayazid …

Arab American Heritage from A to H

In case you missed it, April is Arab American Heritage Month! We’ve put together an A-Z list of music, books, poetry and more to celebrate Arab heritage in the United States. Read the first part of this series and join Mizzou Libraries in supporting Arab American voices. – Rachel Brekhus, Melissa Fayad & Sireen Abayazid …

MoLSAMP Collaborates with Librarians to Create a Virtual Research Experience

The Missouri Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation program (MoLSAMP) brings underrepresented undergraduate students, from across the state of Missouri, interested in pursuing science and science related careers to the University of Missouri campus for a 9 week summer research program. Like most things in 2020, the program changed course due to the COVID-19 pandemic. …

Mizzou Libraries’ Favorite Female Authors

National Women’s Month may be coming to an end, but there are still many ways you can support female voices throughout the rest of this month and beyond! Whether you chose to donate to a nonprofit organization or decide to learn more about women’s history through sites such as https://womenshistorymonth.gov/, here at Mizzou Libraries, we encourage …

Thanks to Everyone Who Participated in the United Way Bake Sale!

The Great Libraries Bake Off was a big sucess! We raised $99 and enjoyed lots of yummy baked goods! Thanks to everyone who participated. Special thanks to the following staff who provided the baked goods. Rachel Brekhus Shannon Cary Gwen Gray Erin Powell Ann Campion Riley Paula Roper Sheila Voss You can give directly to …