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Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 9:00am
Did you know the scaffolding and the mesh protecting the stained glass windows have been removed from the Dewey Graduate Library? The scaffolding around the library and at the front entrance was removed last week. Some construction is still ongoing, but the Dewey renovation is 95% complete!
Monday, May 8, 2017 - 3:40pm
Last month, Good Morning America came to film part of an interview with Paula O'Neil and Chantel Batuk at the Dewey Graduate Library. O'Neil and Batuk are a mother-daughter duo getting their undergraduate degrees from UAlbany's School of Social Work this weekend. The interview underscores the importance of family, education, and perseverance.
Friday, May 5, 2017 - 9:00am
Stress Less at the Dewey Graduate Library! With exams around the corner, we want to remind you not to stress! This May, the Dewey Library will be featuring study break stations and events throughout the last week of classes and the exam period.
Tuesday, May 2, 2017 - 9:00am
Traditionally, when we thing of leaders in the workplace, we think of managers and directors, but this is not always the case. Managers and directors are not always ideal leaders, but even if they are, that does not mean that lower level staff are incapable of filling leadership roles. Keep reading for tips on professional development and researching leadership skill within the library setting.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - 9:00am
As with any academic field, it is essential to have a grounded understanding of research methods in criminal justice. This includes quantitative and qualitative research strategies, but also moral and ethical concerns, especially when you're working with vulnerable populations and communities. Keep reading to learn more about what resources are available through Dewey.
Sunday, April 23, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 9:00am
Dr. Eunju Lee will receive the President's Award for Exemplary Public Engagement for her work on the New York State Kinship Navigator Demonstration Project on April 25. Keep reading to find out more about Dr. Lee, her project, and books that inspired her career path.
Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 9:00am
It's the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, it's income tax season, and Dewey's here to help with any and all research related to income tax policy, so keep reading and don't forget to file your taxes by April 15!
Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 9:00am
Digital curation deals with the issues of cyberinfrastructure as well as building and managing digital collections. Keep reading to find out more on this topic's relevance to various information environments.
Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 9:00am
Largely due to "zero tolerance" policies, 3.3 million students are suspended or expelled from schools each year, creating what is known as a "School-to-Prison Pipeline." Keep reading to find out more about impact of these policies and what resources are available through Dewey on the topic.
Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 9:00am
In social work, examining health disparities is an important step in learning about the necessity of providing health improvement and support opportunities. Whether you're looking to conduct studies for the benefit of improving services and access through evidenced based promotion or you're simply interested in what disparities exist in health and healthcare services, keep reading for more!
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.
Thursday, March 9, 2017 - 10:00am
Spring Break is nearly here! Dewey Library will be open during Spring Break, however, hours of operation and reference services will be limited. Details inside...
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 10:00am
With recent discussions of repealing and replacing "Obamacare," have you wondered what the Affordable Care Act actually entails? Today we'll cover some resources on this piece of legislation and how to research different discussions regarding the Affordable Care Act.
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 - 10:00am
[In the public libraries community, sharing ideas is often welcomed and promoted, but borrowing children's programming ideas is a far stretch from "borrowing" research information. Learn more about information policies regarding plagiarism - how UAlbany handles infractions and how to avoid unintentionally plagiarizing with citation assistance.
Sunday, February 26, 2017 - 10:00am
Interested in sharpening your research skills, mastering resources available through the library, or streamlining your studies with new technology skills? We've got you covered with a variety of free workshops! Read on for this week's offerings.