Monday, April 11, 2011

Celebrate National Library Week with our Libraries LibGuide!

Watch Mr. Bean go to the library, access free databases during National Library week, read a journal edited by Melvil Dewey (yes, that Dewey--as in Decimal) learn about libraries, library history, library associations, library careers and more. COM Library's LibGuides are media rich and feature embedded videos, podcast feeds, RSS feed, books from the library catalog, and more! Go to the guide.

Features

-Events in COM Library during National Library Week: Guest speaker Dr. James Templer, discusses his new novel Virion; guest speaker Elizabeth Park will read to children of the COM Lab School; guest speaker Johanna Liska will discuss the motorcycle adventure of Danny Liska as he traveled through Africa and Latin America. All free to the public! See the National Library Week Events tab for more info.

-Free databases you can access this week only. See the National Library Week Events tab on the Libraries LibGuide and Free Databases for National Library Week tab on Databases by Subject LibGuide.

 -The Song of the Library Staff embedded on the Library History page.

-A video of Mr. Bean visiting the library.

-An 1878 version of The Library Journal, edited by Melvil Dewey embedded on the Library Periodicals page.

No comments: