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Tuesday, October 15, 2013 - 8:54am

Using an online dictionary is one way to make use of the Kindle Papwerwhites we have available to lend. Photo credit: Aurora Becker

Sunday, October 13, 2013 - 8:44am

This week Dewey is adding another seminar called ICPSR, Data and Statistical Resources, which will provide you with the knowledge to research statistical information and xplore the ICPSR repository site. This seminar is only offered twice! Once this week on Monday, October 14 at 6:00pm and two weeks after this date on Tuesday, October 29 at 2:00pm

Wednesday, October 9, 2013 - 7:58am

Have you ever needed a book right away and didn’t have time to wait for the library to order it through interlibrary loan? Remember how frustrated you got when the book that you had to have for class wasn’t on the library shelf? Now, you can obtain the books you need in a flash with a borrowed Kindle from the Dewey Graduate Library.

Sunday, October 6, 2013 - 8:34am

Dewey is offering two new seminars this week, Introduction to Federal Public Policy Research and Evidence Based Practice. These seminars will guide you into finding sources through electronic databases on evaluated research information on either Public policies or clinical social work.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013 - 8:39am

This year marks the 25th anniversary of New York Archives Week, October 6-12, which promotes awareness of the many archives available to the general public across the state. Organized by the Archivists Roundtable of Metropolitan New York, Inc. (A.R.T.), the celebration features an impressive calendar of events throughout the week at institutions across the state...

Sunday, September 29, 2013 - 7:30am

We are only offering the Social Welfare Research Seminar this week: Wednesday 9/18 3:00PM-5:00PM Introduction to Research Databases If you’d like to sign up for an instruction session at Dewey you can do so online, in person at the reference desk, or by calling us at 442 3691.

Friday, September 27, 2013 - 7:30am

A reminder to all Ph.D. candidates that the summer fixed date for returning or renewing books is this coming Monday, September 30, 2012. Ph.D. students are able to renew books a maximum of 8 times, and this can be done through your My Library Account.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 - 7:30am

Here are some of the latest and greatest books that have been added to the reference collection!

Tuesday, September 24, 2013 - 7:30am

Social work is a challenging and, at times, stressful profession. Finding successful and healthy ways to manage stress can be challenging, and, unfortunately, something that not all professionals are able to do. Add to that the stress of personal issues like family and money, and the result can be a professional who is suffering from a mental illness or addiction.

Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 7:30am

We are once again offering the Social Welfare Research Seminar and the Introduction to Research Databases workshop.