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Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 2:51pm
Finals are around the corner and so is Stress Less Month!
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 - 8:12am
Did you know that solitary confinement has been used in American prisons for hundreds of years as a way to create an environment for prisoners to be rehabilitated from criminals to law abiding citizens? If you're interested in how the criminal justice system defines and utilizes solitary confinement or the history of the practice, keep reading.
Monday, November 6, 2017 - 12:01pm
You asked and we listened!
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 12:25am
Results are in from our whiteboard poll, and Dewey now has a brand new Massaud Chair on the lower level. Check it out!
Monday, September 11, 2017 - 10:29am
Welcome back! Here at the Dewey Library, we're looking forward to assisting you get the semester off to a great start. Read on for building and reference, as well as information about Dewey's Welcome Back event!
Monday, July 31, 2017 - 8:00am
It is the week of roaming librarians! Don't worry, we have you covered if you have reference questions...
Tuesday, July 25, 2017 - 8:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Carol Anne's selections for Information Science.
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 8:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Cathy Dwyer's selections for Criminal Justice.
Monday, July 10, 2017 - 1:30pm
The summer Social Welfare Research Seminar schedule is now available. Register online.
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 8:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Elaine Lasda's selections for Social Welfare.
Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 8:00am
Discover some of our subject librarians' favorite resources in our "Best of Reference" series. Each week you will find a variety of selected reference materials from our collection that are specific to one subject area. This week, we focus on Cathy Dwyer's selections for Public Policy.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:27am
Summer classes have begun and we here at Dewey are still here to provide whatever services you need - whether it be a cool spot to study for summer classes or a reference appointment with your subject librarian. Keep reading to find out our summer hours and how to schedule an appointment with your subject librarian.
Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 8:00am
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 - 2:40pm
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 - 8:00am
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 - 8:00am
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 - 8:00am
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 - 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, April 18, 2017 - 8:00am
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 - 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.