• The new faxing system at MSOE

    Has anyone faxed with the new system yet? Do you have any hints, tricks, tips, etc. for the beginner? Also, is there a listing of the MSOE Departmental Fax numbers anywhere? A hub search for "fax numbers" did not bri...
    Sarah Rowell
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  • How do I access databases from off campus?

    If you are working off-campus and you want to access the library's e-books and databases, you need to  access the database through the library's website so the vendors know via IP authentication that you're aff...
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  • Does anyone know who teaches the Spanish language courses at MSOE?

    Hi all, I am trying to find out who teaches Spanish classes at MSOE? I know a student who is very interested in signing up for Spanish next quarter, but has questions as to what level he would be at after four years...
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  • How do you use the library?

    The MSOE Walter Schroeder Library receives hundreds of visitors daily, but we would like to know how you like to use the library.
    Sarah Rowell
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  • How a library works: Borrowing and returning

    Here is something everyone should know about a library:   It is up to you (the borrower) to return your borrowed library items on time.   When you borrow something from any library, you enter into an agre...
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  • What's the point? Showing Students the Relevance of the Work

    I recently read Motivating Students with Teaching Techniques that Establish Relevance, Promote Autonomy by Katherine Robertson, PhD and I agree that students are more motivated when they can see how completing a class...
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  • Some Friday Fun: Hub-ifying Your Fortune - What does yours say?

    A few of us ordered Chinese food which comes with the obligatory fortune cookies so we decided to Hub-ify our fortunes. It struck us as particularly funny at the time, though we may have been blissed out on Crab Rango...
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  • Have you tried AccessEngineering? Do you like it?

      AccessEngineering, a new trial database, is available at http://accessengineeringlibrary.com!   AccessEngineering is an accredited reference tool for engineering professionals, academics, and students.&...
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  • Intriguing Participation Policy - Do you agree?

    In her Faculty Focus blog, Dr. Maryellen Weimer suggests that perhaps a clear and concise graded participation policy that allows for some student input may be more likely to encourage sharing in class. How do you fee...
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  • What banned books have you enjoyed?

    One of the great things about our country is that we have the freedom to experience and access all kinds of writings. As you are probably already aware, we are in the midst of Banned Books Week. To learn more visit: A...
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  • When a roof is more than just a roof...

    I know lots of people enjoy the roof of the Grohmann Museum and the new soccer field. I think it would be cool to give the library building roof some style/purpose but at the same time could serve as a learning opport...
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  • EBSCO Electronic Journal System Maintenance 9/20/13 - 9/21/13

    Scheduled System Maintenance on 20-21 September 2013 EBSCO will be performing scheduled maintenance on Friday, 20 September from 11:00 PM to Saturday, 21 September at 3:00 AM Eastern Time (-04:00 GMT) on our e-journ...
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  • Bloggin' for your noggin' - Start the year off right

    So you're starting another year of school - you've got new notebooks and pencils, maybe a few new outfits, but did you tuck a new study strategy into your backpack, too? Now's the time. The beginning of a new school...
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  • Is there a favorite book or movie that you think the Walter Schroeder Library should be sure to offer?

    Hi everybody! As we are always looking to be patron-responsive, I was wondering if any of you want to share your ideas of must-have materials for the library. Recommendations are always appreciated and are often act...
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  • What book-to-movie release are you most excited about?

    It is a time-honored tradition that story lines from books are turned into movies. Here are some recently released and soon-to-be released titles. Which of them do you want to see most?
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