Archive | August, 2010

Christine Drew Featured in OCLC Cooperative eNews

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August 26, 2010

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The feature story in this month’s edition of OCLC Cooperative eNews features our own Christine Drew, Associate Director of Research & Instruction Services.  Check out “Information literacy instruction and outreach—Trends in microlearning and learning on demand” at http://tiny.cc/v90q2.

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Laptop Loans: Available now at Technology Helpdesk

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August 25, 2010

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Need a laptop to use while you are in the library? Check one out at the Technology Help Desk for 3 hours use in the building!






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Computers on the Ground Floor

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August 24, 2010

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Did you know there is a computer lab on the ground floor of the library? In addition to the many computers on the second floor (entry level), there is a general-purpose computer lab on the ground floor. Printers are adjacent to the lab to provide easy access to your documents. Check it out!






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Videographs by Joseph Farbrook

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August 24, 2010

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Tressa Santillo

A note from the artist, Joseph Farbrook: “The videograph project was originally conceived as a reaction to the inherent sterility of digital artwork. Although digital art can be fascinating technologically, it generally lacks presence of the artist. For this reason it often fails to move a viewer emotionally and the communication between the artist and […]

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August 9: Helpdesk Opens in the Library

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August 9, 2010

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The Library staff welcomes the technology Helpdesk as they have now moved to their permanent location near the main entrance. The Academic Technology Center’s Technology for Teaching and Learning staff have moved back to the left of the entrance as well. ATC media and posters are still located in Fuller Labs. ATC TTL Staff located in […]

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Wiley Online Library will launch over the weekend of August 7-8.

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August 1, 2010

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Wiley Online Library will launch over the weekend of August 7-8. Wiley Online Library replaces Wiley InterScience and includes articles in Wiley and formerly Blackwell journals, as well as online reference works.  Wiley Online features an easy-to-use interface, enhanced discoverability, expanded functionalities and a range of personalization and alerting options. NOTE: WPI subscribes to many Wiley journals, but not […]

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