See what the Elihu Burritt has to offer by taking a look at this short promotional video about library services that was recently put together by CCSU’s Media Services department. A huge thanks to our student workers and the Media Services department for their help in this effort!
It’s almost here – the “Trick or Treat E-Resources Fair” at Elihu Burritt Library! Win prizes like a new Kindle fire, enjoy some spooky treats, and learn about the resources available online for CCSU students.
Library Director Carl Antonucci, Outreach Librarian Renata Vickrey, and Digital Resources Librarian Sharon Clapp presented at this year’s Library Management Institute in Philadelphia on June 16th. For more information on their work and/or the LMI Conference, please see the press release.
Off-campus access to our Library databases is currently unavailable due to a change made by our library management system vendor. They are working on the problem and they will let us know when it is fixed.
Update***We are working with the vendor to have the is resolved as soon as possible. Unfortunately we have no new information yet, but will let you all know as soon as we hear. Sorry for the inconvenience!
During the “test”, you’ll be asked to do some basic searching & to provide feedback on the process as you go. We’ll take notes on what you’ve said and use them to try and make our online services better for students.
This award will recognize excellence in undergraduate research papers/projects as well as skill and creativity in the application of library services, resources and collections. Two prizes of $350 will be awarded during the spring 2014 semester at the Undergraduate Research and Creative Achievement Day (URCAD). One prize will be award to a senior thesis and the other will be awarded to a paper/project from any class/year (if applicable).
Student applications and materials and faculty nominations are due on March 3, 2014. If you have any questions, please contact Susan Slaga-Metivier, Reference Librarian, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860-832-2095.
**PLEASE NOTE THAT THE LIBRARY RESEARCH AWARD IS A SEPARATE PRIZE FROM THE OTHERS PRESENTED AT URCAD**.
To be eligible, applicants must:
Be enrolled during the spring 2014 semester as a Central Connecticut State University undergraduate at any class level or discipline/major.
Have completed their research paper or project for a credit course during the spring, summer, or fall semesters in 2013.
Agree that the paper or project and application materials will become property of Elihu Burritt Library and may be publicly displayed in the library and/or library website.
The Wed., November 6, 2013 taping of Central Authorsfeatures Burritt Library’s own Nicholas Tomaiuolo talking about his recently published book – UContent: The Information Professional’s Guide to User-Generated Content.
The CCSU BOOKSTORE, the Offices of the PROVOST and INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT, and the MEDIA CENTER sponsor Central Authors, CCSU’s cable television show featuring members of the Central family (faculty, staff, and alumni) talking about their books and airing on some 20 cable outlets throughout Connecticut. (Check your local listings!)