March 14, 2016
by jkremer
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Students Focus Group – Help Needed

The library is hosting two focus groups in the upcoming weeks aimed at improving library support for research papers.  We want to hear from students about their researpizza emojich process and when they look to the library for help. Pizza will be provided! The date for the undergraduate meeting is rescheduled to Wednesday March 23rd from 1-2pm and the graduate meeting is Monday March 21st from 5-6pm. If you are interested in participating, please visit http://bit.ly/libraryfocusgroups or contact Barbara Ghilard at bghilardi@fairfield.edu

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March 14, 2016
by jkremer
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Individual Research Appointment Help

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Research Consultation Room

As we head into the second half of the semester, you may find you have more research to do. To help, Individual Research Appointments are available with a librarian. We have appointments Monday-Friday, day and evening. Click on link above to see available time slots. We are now hosting these appointments in our new Research Consultation Room on main level.

Are you struggling with your research? Wasting time trying the same search over and over with little results? Schedule an appointment at https://www.fairfield.edu/library/services/scheduleresearchappointment/

Go to www.fairfield.edu/askalibrarian to learn all the ways to get help!

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March 7, 2016
by Mat Blaine
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Unveiling of the New Graduate Student Study Room!

Hey Grad Students! We're happy to introduce the newest space in the library, which is completely dedicated to you! Your StagCard grants you swipe access to this comfortable study space where you can study independently or collaborate with your colleagues. You'll find this room on the Lower Level where the old computer lab used to be! Keep an eye out for special promotions going on to celebrate this room!

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March 4, 2016
by jkremer
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Spring Break Library Hours

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Friday, March 4 -  7:45 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, March 5 - Closed
Sunday, March  6 - Closed

Monday through Friday, March 7 - 11
7:45 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, March 12 - Closed
Sunday, March 13 - Noon – Midnight

 

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March 4, 2016
by jkremer
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Elevate the Debate using Opposing Viewpoints.

Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills, and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions.

This database offers viewpoint essays, videos, audios, news articles and more on controversial topics.

 

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