April 15, 2015
by Student - Paul Spino
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Water film – Rivers and Tides (April 16)

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Rivers and Tides (2001)

At 7pm on April 16th, Rivers and Tides, a documentary released in 2001 and directed by Thomas Riedelsheimer, will be shown in the Dimenna-Nyselius Multimedia Room. The film focuses on the remarkable works of artist Andy Goldsworthy, a native of Cheshire county, North West England. Goldsworthy currently lives in Scotland and his creative works containing components of nature are discussed in clear detail throughout this award winning documentary.*

Discussant: Professor Michael Donovan

* ‘Best Documentary awards of the San Diego Film Critics Society  and the San Francisco Films Critics Circle

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April 13, 2015
by jkremer
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Our Library in Numbers

The DiMenna-Nyselius Library positively impacts student learning, faculty teaching and research, and advances the reputation of the University. As part of National Library Week, take a look at the ways your Library is making a difference.

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April 13, 2015
by jkremer
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National Library Week Events

National Library Week
If truth is beauty, how come no one has their hair done in the library? –Lily Tomlin

Monday, April 13- Show off youbuttons croppedr DNL pride by picking up a button in the lobby.

Tuesday, April 14-  Faculty and Staff workshop - Come to the FLOW Citation Management software tool workshop from 2:00- 3:00 pm. Email Curtis Ferree (cferree@fairfield.edu) to RSVP.

Wednesday, April 15 - Cake in the lobby for all @ 2:15 pm!

All Week Long - Meet the Library Staff on Instagram and Twitter.

All Week Long - Join our #MyStudySpace campaign on Instagram and Twitter.  Show off your study space by posting pics using #MyStudySpace.  Library staff will  sharing study tips on #MyStudySpace.

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Learn more about the work of DiMenna-Nyselius Library, by vsiting our new dashboard webpage.

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April 10, 2015
by jkremer
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FLOW Citation Tool Workshp – April 14

 FLOWimagesFaculty and Staff Workshop

FLOW Citation Management software tool

Join the Library for a one-hour FLOW session:
Tuesday, April 14, 2:00 – 3:00 pm, Library Lab 114

Flow is an online bibliography manager that allows users to import references from text files or databases and can use these references in writing papers and automatically format the bibliography in seconds. It is an update from RefWorks.  Learn more through the Library’s FLOW User Guide.

 

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April 8, 2015
by Student - Paul Spino
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Water film – Io Sono Li (Shun Li and the Poet) (April 9)

Members of the Fairfield community are encouraged to attend the showcase of Shun Li and the Poet on April 9th at 7pm in the Dimenna-Nyselius Multimedia Room. Andrea Segre directed this Italian film that was released in 2011. Shun Li in a single mother who constantly moves around and changes jobs in order to raise enough money for her son to move to Italy. She moves from Rome to Chioggia, Italy, where she is employed as a bartender who serves local fishermen. It is at this tavern in Chioggia where she meets Bepi, an Eastern European fisher. However, the story unfolds when the characters' relationship, composed of two different cultural backgrounds, is criticized by members of the Chioggia community.

Discussant: Professor Mary Ann Carolan

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Shun Li and the Poet (2011)

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