home Staff news Welcome to Joseph Sabo

Welcome to Joseph Sabo

Welcome Joseph Sabo!  Joseph (Joey) joined our E-Learning/Digital Media Lab Team on November 30th as a FT Information Specialist.  Joseph has a Bachelor of Arts in Video Production with a Minor in Animation Production from Webster University in St. Louis.  Reporting to Navadeep Khanal, Joseph will work to support the Libraries’ E-Learning mission and goals and the Digital Media needs of the libraries and our users. Joey brings with him interest and experience as a freelancer in video and animation production.

We are grateful to our campus Information Technology Fee Committee for funding this position.

home Staff news New Muse Posts

New Muse Posts

Parking Lot Christmas Program

Best Books of 2020

Radio Theater: A Christmas Carol

home Staff news Donation Drive for Columbia Public Schools

Donation Drive for Columbia Public Schools

When: Wednesday, Dec. 2 to Wednesday, Dec. 16

Why: To receive donations for Columbia Public Schools

What: Hand sanitizer, cleaning supplies; new and gently used winter accessories, coats and shoes

How: Drop off bins will be placed near the west entrance inside Ellis Library

Who: Sponsored by Desire to Aspire, a student organization at Mizzou

*The mission of Desire to Aspire is to enrich the lives of girls and women through mentorship on a global scale. We believe that by teaching essential social-emotional learning skills, instilling the importance of social advocacy, and exposing them to diverse career paths and activities we can radically influence the future. We also serve our communities by providing educational resources and services necessary for girls and women to lead healthy lives, socially, emotionally, physically and economically.

home Staff news In the News

In the News

“Jack A. Batterson, Dec. 2, 1959 — Nov. 15, 2020”
Columbia Missourian, Nov. 19, 2020

“MU implements CampusClear checkpoints in effort to curb spread of COVID-19”
The Maneater, Nov. 22, 2020

home Staff news Library Management Team Action and Information Items 11/17/20

Library Management Team Action and Information Items 11/17/20

LMT 11.17.20 Information and Action Items

home Resources and Services Writing Your Final Paper? Mizzou Libraries Can Help

Writing Your Final Paper? Mizzou Libraries Can Help

It’s that time of the semester when you are most likely thinking about your final papers. We’ve got several guides to make the writing process easier.

Finding Sources

We suggest starting by looking at Databases by Subject  in your subject area. This is a quick way to find the best databases that fit your topic.

Citing Sources

Citation Styles & Tools: Citation Styles: The Basics – See tabs for APA, MLA, Chicago, and specialty citation formats.  You can also learn more about how our databases help you cite the sources you find.

Paraphrasing vs Plagiarsm

Curious about the difference between paraphrasing and plagiarizing?  Check out our plagiarism tutorial and other resources here.

As always, your Mizzou Librarians are available to help you through MU Connect and 24/6 chat.

No question is too big or small. We are here for you!

home Ellis Library, Hours Thanksgiving Hours at Ellis Library

Thanksgiving Hours at Ellis Library

Ellis Library will have limited hours during the Thanksgiving Break. For a complete list of the hours of Ellis Library and the specialized library hours, visit library.missouri.edu/hours.

The Bookmark Cafe, which is run by Campus Dining Services, will be closed the rest of the semester. For a complete list of hours for Campus Dining Services locations, visit dining.missouri.edu/hours.

Ellis Library Hours, November 21 to December 1

Saturday, Sunday (Nov. 21, 22)…..Closed

Monday to Wednesday (Nov. 23 to 25)…..8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thursday to Saturday (Nov. 26 to 28)……Closed

Regular semester hours will resume on Sunday, November 29.

home Staff news New Muse Posts

New Muse Posts

Cranberry-Orange Cookies!

Vegetarian Recipes

Easy Beer Bread

Tomato Soup!

home Staff news In the News

In the News

“COLUMN: #CampusClear app will not stop COVID-19 spread on campus”
The Maneater, November 16, 2020

home Ellis Library, Hours Thanksgiving Hours at Ellis Library

Thanksgiving Hours at Ellis Library

Ellis Library will have limited hours during the Thanksgiving Break. For a complete list of the hours of Ellis Library and the specialized library hours, visit library.missouri.edu/hours.

The Bookmark Cafe, which is run by Campus Dining Services, will be closed the entire week of Thanksgiving break. For a complete list of hours for Campus Dining Services locations, visit dining.missouri.edu/hours.

Ellis Library Hours, November 21 to December 1

Saturday, Sunday (Nov. 21, 22)…..Closed

Monday to Wednesday (Nov. 23 to 25)…..8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thursday to Saturday (Nov. 26 to 28)……Closed

Library hours after the Thanksgiving break are still being determined.