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 …

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

Thanks to everyone who participated in the United Way bake sale. We make $93! Special thanks to the bakers: Shannon Cary, Marie Concannon, Karen Eubanks, Gwen Gray, Deb Ward and Ying Hu. Also thanks to Jacqueline Eiben for keeping up with the money. The Mizzou United Way campaign ends today, so please give today at …

Marketing Highlight

We’ve had some great posts on the Mizzou Libraries Instagram lately! Thanks to Ashley Granger and Gwen Gray for these posts! https://www.instagram.com/p/CWZOoyBtL-X/ https://www.instagram.com/p/CV6OOyqte9m/

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 …

Great University Libraries Bake Off!

As promised, here are some more details about our United Way bake sale next week. See the original post below. The bake sale will be in the Admin office, but we will send out photos each day. If staff who are not in Ellis want to participate, just email me with your request. We will …