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Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 9:00am
February is Black History Month! Join us in celebrating the lives and work of the numerable African American pioneers in social work and social justice. Keep reading to find out the best tools to research some of these historical figures.
Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 9:00am
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, February 7, 2017 - 9:00am
The management and aggregation of big data is crucial across fields of study and raises both legal and ethical questions in regards to how it is used and stored. If you're interested in how public policy defines and is impacted by big data, keep reading! Dewey has a sweeping collection of resources on big data to assist you in your research.
Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 9:00am
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, January 31, 2017 - 9:00am
The issue of "open Internet" or net neutrality has links to nearly all areas of the information science field. Whether you have an interest in public libraries or information technology, the current and future policies will have an impact on your field and the community you serve. Keep reading to find out more about net neutrality and the different issues it presents.
Monday, January 30, 2017 - 9:00am
Welcome back! Here at the library, we’re looking forward to helping you get this semester off to a great start. Read on for Dewey's building and reference hours, register for one of our tours, and find out about Dewey's Welcome Back event!
Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 9:00am
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, January 24, 2017 - 9:24am
Interested in finding out more about Campus security measures and issues? Whether you want to find out more about UAlbany's Security report or security issues at other colleges and universities - keep reading for info on the resources available through Dewey and where to start if you're researching the topic.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016 - 9:00am
Dewey’s staff is made of a small team of dedicated and hard-working people. Chances are you've interacted with one of our circulation clerks or reference assistants, but what about those who work mostly behind the scenes? Who are they and what do they do here? Get to know them and their jobs behind the scenes in this series of short interviews.
Tuesday, December 13, 2016 - 9:00am
Dewey’s staff is made of a small team of dedicated and hard-working people. Chances are you've interacted with one of our circulation clerks or reference assistants, but what about those who work mostly behind the scenes? Who are they and what do they do here? Get to know them and their jobs behind the scenes in this series of short interviews.
Sunday, December 11, 2016 - 8:00am
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, December 1, 2016 - 9:00am
The semester wrapping up and we at Dewey hope you enjoy your much-deserved winter break! Meanwhile, we're also taking our own break with a brief building closure from December 21 to January 2nd. Read on for all the details on the closure and what services are available during the break.
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 9:00am
Are you an MSW student looking to find out more about professional development or joining professional associations within your field? Whether it is out of personal interest or for research purposes, Dewey has a variety of sources available on the subject.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 9:00am
Are you interested in learning about corrupt practices in relation to elections? Most of us have probably heard of the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which helped end voting practices that discriminate based on race, color, or membership in a language minority group, but there's much more behind election fraud. Find out more on the resources available through Dewey to assist in your research.
Sunday, November 13, 2016 - 8:00am
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, November 8, 2016 - 8:00am
Are you working on a marketing campaign or marketing materials for an information environment, or are you researching marketing strategies for libraries or archives? Whether it is out of personal interest or for research purposes, Dewey has a variety of sources available on the subject. Find out more on how to start your search.
Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 8:00am
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, November 1, 2016 - 8:00am
On the forty-fifth anniversary of the Attica Prison riot, Heather Ann Thompson releases her book, "Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy," an overview of how the infamous riot occurred, how the state responded, and a look at its impact on the victims and the correctional system. Find out more on the Attica uprising and the topical resources available through Dewey.
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 8:00am
November is National Adoption Month! This year's theme is "Promoting and Supporting Sibling Connections." See our overview of resources on increasing national awareness and bringing attention to the need for permanent families for children and youth in the U.S. foster care system. Then see what research resources we have available at Dewey on adoption and the foster care system.
Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 8:00am
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.