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The OSU Valley Library is proud to announce the third year of our sponsored Book Collecting Contest. The collection can focus on any subject, and the contest is open to all full-time students who are sole owners of their book collection...
The library’s winter workshops wind down with a repeat of Zotero (Intro and Intermediate/Advanced) on February 8; Zotero is an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources. On February 10, check out...
Satisfy your curiosity about 3-D Printing and 3-D Scanning on February 3. View all the offerings in the library’s winter workshop series at http://bit.ly/graduate-workshops. Registration is encouraged but not required. Questions?...
On January 26, check out Mendeley, another web-based, social tool for capturing, managing, and citing your research sources. You can also explore EndNote (Basic and Intermediate/Advanced) on January 26 for capturing, managing, and citing your...
ProQuest, which provides applications and products for libraries, will be down on Saturday, January 16 while it upgrades its systems infrastructure to improve performance, security and overall reliability. The window is scheduled to begin at 7...
In September 2015, the Valley Library’s Learning Commons implemented Campus Recycling’s “All in the Hall” program — but with a slight twist. In addition to pairing trash bins with paper and can/bottle recycling bins (the standard model), the library...
The annual OSU Staff Art Exhibit currently showing at the LaSells Stewart Center includes art created by library employees Ruth Vondracek, Karl McCreary, Laura Wilson and Daniel Moret.  This is a juried show where artists can submit two...
Altmetrics, or “alternative metrics,” represent an emerging field of new methods for measuring the impact and usage of scholarly works. Based on the results of a faculty survey and a trial of providing altmetrics to articles in ScholarsArchive@...
Grad students, get a jump start on your literature review planning by attending the Literature Review workshop January 19. Then, hone your survey development skill set by exploring the many and powerful features of Qualtrics (Intro and Advanced...
Take your Excel skills to the next level with Spreadsheet Best Practices on January 13. Then on January 14, explore Zotero (Intro and Intermediate/Advanced), an excellent online tool for capturing, managing and citing your research sources....

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