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Christine - who has written 140 posts on Gordon Library.

Christine Drew, formerly Associate Director for Research and instruction Services, passed away in February 2013. She wrote 172 posts on Gordon Library.

Winter Break Hours

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

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Have a safe & fabulous winter break everyone. The WPI Library will be closed Saturday, December 22 – Tuesday, January 1.

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Winter: A Selection of Books

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

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Friday December 21 is the winter solstice, the first day of winter. Enjoy a selection of readings available at the WPI Library or online related to winter.

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Barbara’s Take: The Library is a Safe Haven & Amazing Resource

Wednesday, December 5, 2012

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Comments from Barbara Hall, Library Student Employee, about the all the library has to offer.

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Trials: Explore COS Pivot for Grant Funding and Communication & Mass Media Complete Database

Monday, November 26, 2012

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Current trials for databases are underway for COS Pivot and Communication & Mass Media Complete databases! Trials expire this Friday November 30th. Please send your input to library staff if you have interest in these products.

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From Makalani Seed to the White Rhino: Namibia Project Center Photography by Donal James Boyd

Sunday, November 25, 2012

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Upon his return from the Namibia Project Center, Donal agreed to be featured as the debut artist in the library’s new gallery, the Class of 1970 café. A chemical engineering major, his exhibit brings the Namibia Project Center to life. He tells us: “Photography is my true passion.”

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Celebration featuring ALL NATIONS Native American Programs: Thursday November 15

Thursday, November 8, 2012

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November is Native American Heritage Month. Drop by the Gordon Library 3rd Floor to view an interactive display and various demonstrations on Thursday, November 15 anytime between 10:30-11:30 a.m. Storytelling, Dance, History, Artifacts, Regalia, Beading and more …

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Library Closing at 9pm Wed Nov 7

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

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Due to inclement weather the library will close at 9pm Wed Nov 7. Be safe!

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Citing Images within Presentations

Thursday, October 4, 2012

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Have you ever attended a presentation where the presenters included a graphic that was place out of context or without any date or idea where the information came from? This can be frustrating for your audience. So if you borrow images, tables or graphics from websites, articles or reports or documents, be sure to cite the source. Learn how.

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Hours: A Term Finals & Term Break

Monday, October 1, 2012

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Sunday through Wednesday Oct. 7,8,9,and 10 the library will be open until 3:00 a.m. Free coffee and baked items will be available each night!

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WPI Welcome’s New Research Librarians: Rachel Zyirek and Rebecca Ziino

Monday, September 24, 2012

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Meet Rachel Zyirek and Rebecca Ziino, new Research & Instruction Librarians at WPI.

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