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"March" Selected As 2015/2016 One Book

MARCH, a graphic memoir about the life of civil rights icon John Lewis, has been chosen by the One Book, One UIS Planning Committee as the campus community read for the 2015/2016 academic year.   465 more words


Event: Using EndNote Web 11/19 at Noon

Using EndNote Web to Create Bibliographies and Organize Your Research

November 19th at noon in room 141B – Brookens Library

EndNote Web the web version of the popular but expensive bibliographic management application, EndNote, is freely available to all UIS faculty and students due to the library’s subscription to Thomson databases.  26 more words


CTL Writing Tutor Available for Students

CTL Writing Help in the Library

For the past few semesters, the Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) and Brookens have partnered in the effort to bring greater access to writing and research help to students in the library. 68 more words

Learning Opportunities

Black History Month At Brookens

This year’s Black History Month theme is Civil Rights in America  to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the 1964 Civil Rights Act. To help celebrate, we will be highlighting library and online resources every day throughout the month of February. 102 more words

University Of Illinois Springfield

Katherine Boo Rescheduled: April 1, 7pm

Katherine Boo Rescheduled: April 1, 2014 at 7:00 pm in Brookens Auditorium

As you know UIS, is sponsoring its first “One Book, One UIS” initiative with… 169 more words

Learning Opportunities

WUIS Interview with Katherine Boo

Katherine Boo recently gave an interview with WUIS, as part of the Illinois Edition to discuss the real-life residents of the Annawadi slum she wrote about in… 193 more words


Specialty App: BrowZine

The library now subscribes to BrowZine, a new tablet application that allows you to browse, read, and monitor many of the library’s scholarly journals in a format optimized for your iPad or Android tablet. 116 more words