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Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 10:28am

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 Germain's selections for Information Studies.

Thursday, June 2, 2016 - 8:00am

This month Dewey installed a new U-Scan+ station for microfiche and microfilm that's free and easy to use. Find out more about the new features and how to use the new U-Scan+ to scan microfiche and microfilm to print or save to a flash drive.

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 8:50am

Congratulations to the UAlbany Navigators! This April, the UAlbany Navigators -- a group of M.S.W. students who provide assistance in navigating the NY State Health Marketplace -- received the President's Award for Exemplary Public Engagement. Learn more about the group's services and what resources are available through Dewey to assist in research on health policy and health coverage.

Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 8:00am

Each year, 2 million people with mental illness are booked into jails. Once these individuals are in jail, they often do not receive the treatment they need. Learn more on researching related topics such as how one handles a person with a mental illness who is involved in the criminal justice system and how mental issues such as suicide and treatment are handled within the criminal justice system.

Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 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 26, 2016 - 8:00am

With under a month until Spring Commencement, MSW students will be making career plans. One of the next crucial steps to reaching your goals is likely becoming a licensed social worker; either a Licensed Master Social Worker and/or a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. Find out more about the New York State Licensure exam from requirements, to application details, and study tips.

Sunday, April 24, 2016 - 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 19, 2016 - 8:00am

The approval of the 2016-2017 NYS Budget this month saw the implementation of a new paid family leave program for workers in NYS. To learn more about the history of New York State's family leave policy, the terms defining the new program, as well as the people responsible for supporting its creation, see our variety of resources on the topic.

Sunday, April 17, 2016 - 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 12, 2016 - 8:00am

Programming is perhaps one of the most popular resources a library can offer its community due to the variety of topics presented, and activities patrons can participate in. Learn more about the variety of tools available that describe characteristics of a successful programming librarian and the resources available to help you plan and promote programming.