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Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 10:00am

You asked - we listened! We heard from our student Advisory Board this past Fall semester that you would prefer us to open earlier on Sundays. Read on to learn more about this and other changes to Dewey's service hours, along with info on the Student Advisory Board

Thursday, January 7, 2016 - 10:00am

Got organization? If not - it's no wonder! Between balancing work, school, and personal commitments, you probably have a lot on your plate. The good news is that there are tools out there that can help you stay on top of everything, including the popular free organization app called Evernote! Read on for an intro to the app and tips for getting the most out of it.

Thursday, December 31, 2015 - 10:00am

Want to take care of fines you racked up during that hectic end of semester rush? You can do this from home, or wait until the semester begins - read on to learn how.

Thursday, December 24, 2015 - 10:00am

The semester's a wrap and we at Dewey hope you are enjoying your much-deserved winter break! Meanwhile, we're also taking our own break with a brief building closure from December 19 to January 3rd. Read on for all the details on the closure and what services are available during the break.

Thursday, December 17, 2015 - 10:00am

We want to wish a fond farewell to Reserves Clerk Ryan Allen, who has received a promotion and is leaving the Dewey Library this week.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 10:00am

Are you an recent grad or alum of the MSW program here at UAlbany? Branch out with handy links to a series of useful resources for MSW grads with this Toolkit - and learn about the library resources and services you will continue to be able to access as a UAlbany alumni!

Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 10:00am

Winter is coming and with it the opportunity to get things done that you just don’t have time for during the semester. For faculty that can mean many things, among them, finding funding for your research and that means grant writing! The Dewey Graduate Library is here to bring you all the help and resources UAlbany can provide in the hopes that your endeavors are successful.

Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 10:00am

From well-reasoned arguments for and against, to impassioned internet debates and high profile news stories, to internet memes that range from the humorous to the harshly critical - chances are you've read, heard, or seen something recently about the push for a $15 minimum wage in New York state and beyond. Cut through the noise and find resources to form your own opinion with this research guide.

Sunday, December 6, 2015 - 9:00am

This is your final chance this semester to take a look at the resources available to Social Welfare students. Explore library databases, guides, internet resources, and most importantly, get to know the Social Welfare librarian, Elaine Lasda-Bergman! Be prepared for the rigors of research with this workshop.

Thursday, December 3, 2015 - 10:00am

The semester is nearly over and intersession is just over the horizon. Brief though it may be, it offers faculty a respite to the constant bustle of the semester and allows you to get your own academic affairs in order. So while you have the time, why not look into submitting your research to the University at Albany Scholars Archive? With all the benefits it brings, there’s no reason not to!