Tuesday, March 1, 2016, 4 p.m. Marsha Manns, Co-founder of the Byron Society of American and the Byron Society Collection, Dr. Christopher Anderson and Brian Shetler will host a hands-on discussion of the Bryon Society collections at Drew. Wilson Reading Room. Methodist Library and Archive Center.
Becoming George: The George Washington manuscript collection at Morristown National Historical Park; February 25, 2016, 4:00 pm, United Methodist Archives and History Center. Join Morristown NHP Chief of Cultural Resources Dr. Jude M. Pfister (G’07) as he talks about the over 400 Washington manuscripts (including two from Martha) in the park’s archival collection.
Feb. 24th, 4-5 pm. The Baldwin family has a storied history with Drew University. This special Out of the Vault event will examine the background of the Baldwin family, spotlighting Donald Baldwin and his historical connections with Drew University.
A Workshop for Faculty & Graduate Students: “Wanna Know What I Wrote? Using online research profiles & scholarly networks to claim, track, promote and share your research,” Tuesday, February 16, Noon to 1 pm; Friday, February 19, 3 pm to 4 pm.
Congratulations to Professor Leslie Sprout and Christopher Klein, C‘94, winners of the Béla Kornitzer awards for outstanding non-fiction books.
The library is offering Endnote Basic training in the Academic Commons IT/Library Classroom : Monday, Feb 22, 5-6 pm; Tuesday, Feb 23, 11 am to Noon & 3-4 pm; Wednesday, Feb. 24, 11 to noon & 4-5 pm.
Among the cross-sections of teaching and technology will be “Google Like a Boss” – learning to search better.
The Drew University Library is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Florence Ellen Bell Scholar Award. The Award provides up to $2,500 for expenses relating to academic research at the United Methodist Archives and History Center at Drew University in Madison, NJ, USA. Two Awards are given each year and scholars of all nationalities are […]
Struggling with Citations? Endnote Basic Training can help. 1. APA, MLA, Chicago, Turabian, ACS…? Does creating bibliographies and keeping track of your research sources leave you feeling overwhelmed? The free web-based citation manager, EndnoteBasic (aka EndnoteWeb), can help. EndnoteBasic allows you store all your citations in one place online and easily format and insert them into […]
The David Johnson Collection of Science Fiction and Popular Culture Tuesday, February 2, 2016, 4 p.m. Speaker: Mike Richichi and Claire Du Laney Wilson Reading Room, United Methodist Archives and History Center This collection illustrates not only cultural and racial stereotypes but also a commentary on the politics of the 20th century found in stories, […]