Library Graffiti: Tag It! Citizen Tagging

Even before there were #hashtags, ‘social tagging’ was created to add different perspectives to metadata (descriptions) of digital stuff. Tagging allows people to associate related images, books, or sites based on their personal use/needs/perspective. “Folksonomies” from 100 Ideas that Changed the Web Folksonomies, sets of user tags, have changed the way we interact with the […]

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Andrew Bonamici, New University Librarian

We are pleased to announce that Andrew Bonamici has been selected as Drew’s new University Librarian. In this role, Andrew will report directly to the Provost and will be responsible for leading and innovating the University’s libraries and special collections. Currently serving as Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Program Development in the University of Oregon Libraries,  Andrew […]

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Library Graffiti: The Importance of Evidence

On Tuesday, Oct. 17, at 7 pm in Mead Hall, Kristen Hawley Turner will be talking about “The Importance of Evidence in the Digital Age.” Some library suggested resources on “how do we evaluate what we read, write, post and publish in digital spaces?” The C.R.A.A.P. Test One simple way to evaluate sources is to […]

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Zotero Citation Manager Workshops, Oct. 16 & 17

Bibliographies/reference lists got you down? Feeling like your research paper process is disorganized? Drew Library is now supporting Zotero as an citation manager. Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. Workshops: Monday, Oct. 16, 5-6 pm; Tuesday, Oct. 17, 1-2 pm. Both sessions will be held in the Library / Technology Classroom on the main floor of the library.

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Conversations on Collecting: Collecting Drew

Collecting Drew: Daniel and the University Lobby, United Methodist Archives and History Center Sept 27, 2017,  4:00 pm Matthew Beland and Chris Taylor In honor of Drew University’s 150th anniversary, two collectors will come together to discuss collecting Drew. University Archivist Matthew Beland has been tasked with collecting, preserving, and showcasing Drew University’s past. His work […]

Get Your Game On @the Library: 11/15

Last year’s Board Gaming at the Library nights were so successful that we are doing 2 each semester and adding a video game night as well. We’ll be providing snacks and a selection of games. Attendees are welcome to bring their own to share also! Board gaming nights will be held at the beautiful tables […]

Library Graffiti: Neil DeGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson Scientist    Astrophysicist    Scholar Join the Drew Community at the Simon Center on September 26th at 8pm, when the Drew Forum presents Neil deGrasse Tyson —noted astrophysicist, scholar, and media favorite.** To prepare for a fascinating evening, take a look at the information below—included are selected works by or involving Dr. deGrasse […]

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