Friday, April 28, 2006

Service Update

Thank you for your patience. The color printer in the library is now up and running.

Wednesday, April 26, 2006

SERVICE DISRUPTION - Color Printing Unavailable

Until further notice is given, the library does not have color printing available to its users. Users are encouraged to go to the Copy Center at the campus Bookstore for color printing. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Friday, April 14, 2006

Library Presentation - Finding Research Funding Opportunities

Finding Research Funding Opportunities
Wednesday, April 19th from 10-11am
Thursday, April 20th from 3-4pm

Learn about the resources available at UTD for finding research funding opportunities and writing successful grant applications in this course given by the McDermott Library and the Office of Sponsored Projects.
A hands-on demonstration of the subscription searchable database for grant opportunities, InfoEd’s SPIN (Sponsored Programs Information Network) will also be given.

For more information, please contact Ellen Safley at 972-883-2916/mailto:972-883-2916/, or Leslie Harper at 972-883-2314/

Wednesday, April 12, 2006

There is still time... Take our Survey...Please

In order to get the stamp of approval from UTD's accrediting agency, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS), McDermott Library wants your opinion about our services.

Your privacy is protected. You have the option of providing an e-mail address to be eligible to win one of 500 flash drives. The e-mail address is not linked to your responses.

Thanks for taking ten minutes of your time to help us.

To complete the survey, click here or on the image above.

Tuesday, April 11, 2006

Library Presentation Today - Searching the Internet

Internet Searching Class
Taught by Matt Makowka
Tuesday, April 11th
4:00 - 5:00pm
McDermott Library Instruction Room, MC 2.524
Please Register in Advance

Tired of sorting through the thousands, even millions of hits you get every time you search the internet with Yahoo! or Google? Save both time and frustration in your searches with the simple and easy tips taught in this class which is open to everyone.

For more information, please contact Matt Makowka at 972-883-6773 or

Monday, April 03, 2006

CSA Sociological Abstracts Discovery Prize

CSA Sociological Abstracts Discovery Prize

Promoting teaching and learning in sociology as made possible by the use of CSA Sociological Abstracts

First Prize: $3,000
Honorable Mentions: $500

CSA, the publisher of CSA Sociological Abstracts, the premier bibliographic database of international sociological literature, is calling for submissions describing how use of CSA Sociological Abstracts has assisted in teaching and learning. Entries will provide practical examples of how this database has advanced sociological scholarship and research, as well as contributed to the development of information literacy skills among students.

Submission deadline: April 15, 2006
Winner to be announced: May 15 2006

For complete submission rules and applications, please go to:
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