October 2011

Colloquium: Education and Democratic Citizenship

Join EKU Libraries Friday, November 11 at 3:30 p.m., in the Research & Instruction Commons Conference Room (204G) for the seventh Colloquium of the semester, featuring "Education and Democratic Citizenship: Capabilities and Quality Education," moderated by Dr.

Golf Cart Naming Winners Announced

The Name EKU Libraries' Golf Cart contest has ended and a name has been selected.  The name Dewey was chosen by members of library faculty and staff, after voting based on submissions from more than 100 students, faculty and staff from around campus.  Jim Good, Beth Brooks, Geoffrey Ritzm

Surviving the Literature Review Series: Formatting -- APA Style

Join EKU Libraries and the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity on Monday, November 7, 2011 from 5- 6 p.m. in the Noel Studio Discovery Classroom for the last in a series of workshops about the literature review process: Formatting - APA Style.

Halloween Staff Picks Display

Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library lobby and Grand Reading Room during the month of October 2011 for some hauntingly good fiction and nonfiction hand-selected by library staff members.

Presentation by Poets Julie Hensley and Dr. Harry Brown

Poets Julie Hensley and Dr. Harry Brown will read from their latest collections in a presentation in the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity's Discovery Classroom (in the John Grant Crabbe Main Library) on Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 5 p.m..

International Cinema Series: The Human Resources Manager

Join EKU Libraries Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in John Grant Crabbe Main Library room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of The Human Resources Manager.  The film will be followed by an interesti

Colloquium: Publicly Engaged Scholarship

Among its efforts to nourish collegial dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students, EKU Libraries are hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums; each colloquium session is devoted to text, video or audio material chosen by a faculty member who moderates the discussion.

Grant's Final Victory: Ulysses S. Grant's Heroic Last Year

Observe the Sesquicentennial of the Civil War with EKU Libraries on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 4:30-6 p.m. in the Research & Instruction Commons Discovery Classroom, as Charles Bracelen Flood discusses his brand-new book, Grant’s Final Victory: Ulysses S.

Noel Studio Tours

Visit the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity in the John Grant Crabbe Main Library during Homecoming Saturday, October 22, 2011 for a great tour of the innovative new space.  Tours will be offered on a walk-in basis from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and guided by knowledgeable Noel Studio student consultants.

Tiffany Helisek Awarded Dick Mayo Allen Scholarship

Tiffany Helisek, a library Circulation Team student employee, has been awarded EKU Libraries' 2011 Dick Mayo Allen scholarship.  Helisek has worked for the libraries for two years and is a computer science major.  Michelle Scarberry, her supervisor and nominator, explains, “Tiffany is a great asset to the Circulation Team.

Surviving the Literature Review Series: Writing the Review

Join EKU Libraries and the Noel Studio for Academic Creativity on Monday, October 24, 2011 5- 6 p.m. in the Noel Studio Discovery Classroom for the fourth in a series of workshops about the literature review process: Writing the Review.

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Colloquium: The Mismeasure of Morals

Among its efforts to nourish collegial dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students, EKU Libraries are hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums; each colloquium session is devoted to text, video or audio material chosen by a faculty member who moderates the discussion.

International Cinema Series: If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle

Join EKU Libraries Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in John Grant Crabbe Main Library room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle.  The film

Copyright Decoded Workshop

  • Do you have questions about copyright and how you can use copyrighted materials in teaching – in class or on Blackboard?
  • Do you know how copyright protects your own intellectual creations? (Yes, it really does!)

Campus Copyright Issues: How the Library Can Help

Join EKU Libraries on Monday, October 17, 2011 at 11:15 a.m. in the Teaching & Learning Center (Keen Johnson Building) to learn the dos and don'ts of using copyrighted material in your classroom.  This interactive workshop will give you a firmer grasp on fair use.  You will also learn how the library can help you make fair use

International Cinema Series: If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle

Join EKU Libraries Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 6:30 p.m. in John Grant Crabbe Main Library room 108 for an International Cinema Series presentation of If I Want to Whistle, I Whistle.  The film

Free Qdoba Event

Looking for some great food to accompany the mid-term crunch?  Visit the John Grant Crabbe Main Library Main Lobby area to enjoy complimentary sample-size chips, queso and tortilla soup while you study.  It's all happening Thursday, October 13, 2011 beginning at 11 a.m.!

Colloquium: Visual Thinking and Autism

Among its efforts to nourish collegial dialogue across disciplinary boundaries among faculty and students, EKU Libraries are hosting hour-long, informally moderated colloquiums; each colloquium session is devoted to text, video or audio material chosen by a faculty member who moderates the discussion.