Category Archives: For Graduate Students

Web of Science Workshops

web science banner

Learn how to use Web of Science Web of Science provides you with quick, powerful access to the world’s leading citation databases.  Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers the highest impact journals worldwide. This database provides access to the highest quality, curated … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Databases, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Instruction, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Thinking about African American History Month: Making It Every Month

Image from the Library of Congress' African American History Month page

Established in 1976 (as an expansion of Negro History Week, first established by Carter G. Woodson in 1925), African-American History Month has been observed for almost forty years. African-American history is, profoundly, American history: early colonial and Revolutionary-era history is … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in African American Studies, Books, Databases, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, History, Primary Resources | Leave a comment

RESCHEDULED: Qualitative Research Workshop in CURVE

Dr. Ralph LaRossa and Dr. Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh

The Logics and Logistics of Qualitative Research: A Framework for Exploring Concepts, Dimensions, and Relationships in Qualitative Data using NVivo Research Software Workshop Leaders: Dr. Ralph LaRossa and Dr. Mandy Swygart-Hobaugh When: Wednesday, March 11, 11:00am-12:30pm – REGISTER HERE Where: … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Instruction, Services, Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fair Use in the Visual Arts: Finally, Some Guidelines!

Fair Use Week

It seems like when artists make headlines these days, it’s not because of a record-setting sale price or a dazzling new show, but instead it’s frequently because an artist is facing allegations of copyright infringement. Just last week, for example, the artist Richard … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Art & Design, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Upcoming Workshop: “Teaching with Archival Sources”

Morna Gerrard, GSU’s Women and Gender Collections Archivist, and Jill Anderson, History/African-American Studies/Women’s Studies Librarian, will be offering a workshop for faculty and graduate students on “Teaching with Archival Sources” from 2-3:30pm on Wednesday, March 11 in the Colloquium Room, … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Communication, English, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, History, Instruction, Primary Resources, Women's Studies | Leave a comment

Guide to Using Copyrighted Materials in Instruction

Fair Use Week

Copyright and fair use come into play frequently in higher education. Fair use in the area of teaching, is one of the specified uses which may be fair that are listed in the preamble to the four factors. Congress also … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in For Faculty, For Graduate Students, Instruction, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

New Database: DARE–Dictionary of American Regional English

DARE

The Georgia State University Library is pleased to announce the addition of the online version of DARE: Dictionary of American Regional English to our collections. Each DARE entry defines a regional word or phrase, provides pronunciation and etymology, identifies the … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Databases, English, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, New Resources | Leave a comment

Fair Use: The Four Factors

Fair Use Week

As we announced yesterday, this week is #fairuseweek2015. All week, libraries everywhere are highlighting the ways that fair use supports scholarly and creative work. So what exactly is fair use? Fair use is an exception to copyright law that allows … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Institute for Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies 20th Anniversary Symposium

IWGSSLogo

The GSU Institute for Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, in partnership with Faces of Feminism, BlackOUT, and SPEAK, announce their 20th Anniversary Symposium—Transforming Feminist Praxis and Scholarship: 40 Years of Struggle, 20 Years as an Institute, an all-day event taking … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Books, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, Women's Studies | Leave a comment

Visualizing Human Origins on CURVE’s interactWall

Dr. Deocampo analyzing the Smithsonian Institution’s Olorgesailie core on CURVE’s interactWall

CURVE’s visualization technology is helping researchers take a closer look at our origins. In an effort to understand “local climate dynamics relevant to the time periods and the regions where human evolutionary change took place” researchers are studying core samples … Continue reading

Share
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (2 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)
Loading...Loading...
Posted in Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Faculty Publications and Research, For Faculty, For Graduate Students, For Students, General News, Geosciences, History, Publications and Research, Software | Leave a comment