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November 22nd 2021, Volume 18, Number 14  
  • Thanksgiving Break Hours
  • The CU Libraries are closed?
  • ProQuest Research Library
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Beware ... Never Download "Codecs" or "Players"
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... affectious
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
If it can be destroyed by the truth, it deserves to be destroyed by the truth.
-Carl Sagan, astronomer and author
(9 Nov 1934-1996)
 
November 16th 2021, Volume 18, Number 13  
  • Last Chance - Tell Us What You Think - Win Super Gift Cards
  • Carlson Library Open on Saturday
  • Two Weeks and Counting ...
  • What is ABI/INFORM Complete?
  • Library Tip: Research Guides & Tutorials
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Driver-Updating Utilities Are Worse Than Useless!
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... offal
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Piglet noticed that even though he had a Very Small Heart,
it could hold a rather large amount of Gratitude.
-A.A. Milne-
 
 November 9th 2021, Volume 18, Number 12  
  • Time is Running Out - Tell Us What You Think - Win Super Gift Cards
  • Carlson Library Open on Saturday
  • Save Time And Get Better Grades!
  • What Is Nexis Uni?
  • Library Tip: Book & Resouce Suggestions?
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: make Your PC Use Less Power
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... ingurgitate
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Do you wish the world were happy?
Then remember day by day,
Just to scatter seeds of kindness
As you pass along the way.
-Ella Wheeler Wilcox, poet
 
November 2nd 2021, Volume 18, Number 11  
  • Tell Us What You Think - Win Super Gift Cards
  • Carlson Library Open on Saturday
  • What Is Literature Resource Center?
  • Library Tip: Librarians Can Help
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: USB 2.0 -vs- USB 3.0
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... salacious
  • Something To Think About
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A man who has never gone to school may steal from a freight car;
but if he has a university education, he may steal the whole railroad.
-Theodore Roosevelt
26th US president (27 Oct 1858-1919)
 
October 26th 2021, Volume 18, Number 10  
  • Tell Us What You Think!
  • Let Us Fetch That!
  • What is JSTOR?
  • Cell Phone Charging Stations
  • Library Tip: EBSCOhost Listen
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: WiFi Is Dangerous!?
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... phantasm
  • Something To Think About
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'Tis now the very witching time of night,
When churchyards yawn and
hell itself breathes out
Contagion to this world.
-William Shakespear
 
October 19th 2021, Volume 18, Number 9  
  • LibGuides: Jump Start Your Research!
  • What Is Opposing Viewpoints In Context?
  • Covid Reminder
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Web Addresses (URLs)
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... olio
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Who, being loved, is poor?
-Oscar Wilde
 
October 12th 2021, Volume 17, Number 8  
  •  Research Help Is Here!
  • What Is CQ Researcher?
  • Library Tip: Masks Required
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Why Computers Cannot Boot Instantly
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... Cantankerous
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
-Kahlil Gibran
 
October 5th 2021, Volume 17, Number 7  
  • ALF Schedule
  • What is Academic Video Online (AVON)?
  • 600,000 Words... 3 Million Quotations... 1,000 + Years of English
  • Faculty Tip: Chronicle of Higher Education Online
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Get The Most From Your Mouse!
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... knell
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Freedom is the kite's response to the wind.
-Marty Rubin
 
September 28th 2021, Volume 17, Number 6  
  •  Research Help Is Here
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
  • Printing/Copying At Carlson and Suhr Libraries
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Fax?
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... effrontery
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
If you can't feed a hundred people, then feed just one.
-Mother Teresa
 
September 21st 2021, Volume 17, Number 5  
  • Half A Million E-Books!
  • Student Tip: Whiteboards
  • Library Tip: Easels
  • Carlson and Suhr Libraries Update
  • Library Tip: Photocopying
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Printing Facts
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... tawdry
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success.
-Henry Ford
 
September 14th 2021, Volume 17, Number 4  
  • What is Academic Search Ultimate
  • Study Tip: Group Study Rooms
  • Carlson and Suhr Libraries Update
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: Printing With Eagle Dollars
  • Cranial Candy: Old Word Of The Week ... mainspring
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
-Khalil Gibran
 
September 7th 2021, Volume 17, Number 3  
  • Clarion Online Support
  • Laptops At The Libraries
  • iPads At The Libraries
  • Library Tip: Masks Required
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip: We Are S.W.A.T.
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... beleaguer
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries.
Without them, humanity cannot survive.
-The Dalai Lama
 
August 31st 2021, Volume 17, Number 2  
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • Safety Protocols & Changes
  • Textbooks
  • Student Tip - Great Study Spaces
  • The S.W.A.T. Minion's Tip:  We Are S.W.A.T.
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... hydra
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Never think that war, no matter how necessary, nor how justified, is not a crime.
Ask the infantry and ask the dead.
-Ernest Hemingway,
author and journalist Nobel laureate
(21 Jul 1899-1961)
 
August 24th 2021, Volume 17, Number 1  
  • Welcome
  • Carlson and Suhr Libraries
  • Safety Protocols & Changes
  • Library Tip - ID Card
  • Faculty Tip - Information Literacy Instruction
  • The Minion's Mighty Tech Tip: S.W.A.T. The Problems
  • Cranial Candy: Word Of The Week ... leviathan
  • Something To Think About
Something To Think About
Some people are always grumbling because roses have thorns; I am thankful that thorns have roses.
-Alphonse Karr-
 
   
Last Updated 11/22/21