Cycle of Success: Gwen Gray, Kate Anderson, and Supporting Entrepreneurship

Cycle of Success is the idea that libraries, faculty, and students are linked; for one to truly succeed, we must all succeed. The path to success is formed by the connections between University of Missouri Libraries and faculty members, between faculty members and students, and between students and the libraries that serve them. More than just …

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 …

Marketing Highlight

We now have over 4,500 followers on Instagram! If you are not following @Mizzou.Libraries on Instagram, you are missing out! Thanks to Taira Meadowcroft who coordinates the account and creates a lot of the content. Thanks to Ashley Granger, Mara Inge and Gwen Gray for also helping with content.

Head of Journalism Library Search Committee Appointed

The search committee for the position Head, Journalism Library has been appointed. The committee members are: Deb Ward, Interim Vice Provost for Libraries, Chair Chris Pryor, AUL for Health and Specialized Libraries Gwen Gray, RAIS Librarian Ivy Hui, Support Staff, Ellis Interlibrary Loan Randy Picht, Director, RJI Edward McCain, Digital Curator for RJI, Libraries Ryan …

Escape Room

The Welcome Week Escape Rooms went amazingly last Friday. There were over 150 new students that went through the 4 rooms we created. Special thanks to Alex Boeckman, Gwen Gray, Noel Kopriva, Mara Inge, Rae Thudium, and Rhonda Whithaus  as well as our student workers Ellen Thieme and Taten Janes for helping out with all …

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 …

New Database: BCC Research

Mizzou Libraries now provides online access to BCC Research. This database is replacing Frost and Sullivan (access set to expire December 31st). BCC Research provides access to market research reports and market forecasting in mostly STEM centered areas – advanced materials, plastics, biotech, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, sensors, chemicals, nanotechnology, and other emerging technologies. Over 250 research …

Stay At Home Challenge #3: The Libraries Playlist

Here’s what your co-workers are listening to while they stay at home! Michelle Baggett: “Wouldn’t It Be Good” by Nik Kershaw  I absolutely love and replay over and over again…. ? Cindy Bassett: “Here Comes the Sun” by The Beatles For  me and my son, Nathan, we are singing the  Beatles version of Here Comes …

Marketing Highlight

The Libraries’ Marketing Team was recognized by Campus Communications. Gwen Gray nominated us for the newly created Brand Wagon award, and we received an honorable mention (with cookies)! The award recognizes campus departments that promote the Mizzou identity and brand. Past and Present Marketing Team Members Grace Atkins Shannon Cary John Fifield Kelli Hansen Taira …

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 …