June 30, 2010

A Plagiarism Carol

Filed under: Popular — Tags: — pam @ 9:12 am

A Plagiarism Carol (Et Plagieringseventyr) is a pointed, hilarious YouTube video on the topic of plagiarism from the University Library of Bergen, Norway. Norwegian text with English subtitles, but you’ll get the idea regardless.

June 24, 2010

CUNY+ is back

Filed under: News — Tags: — pam @ 2:05 pm

The software upgrade is complete and CUNY+ is fully working.  Response times are expected to be slow the rest of the day.

June 11, 2010

Art in the Park Opens June 16

Filed under: Exhibitions,News — Tags: , — pam @ 12:26 pm

Back in December, the Archives Gallery in Cohen Library played host to the CCNY student submissions being considered for a public art exhibition in St. Nicholas Park.  Now the exhibit, “In Dialogue,” becomes reality on June 16. Read more about it here.

June 7, 2010

Librarians Do Gaga

Filed under: Popular — Tags: , — pam @ 2:52 pm

In this video posted on boingboing.net, students and faculty from the University of Washington Information School perform a Lady Gaga remix (“Catalog”) with humor, verve, and grace. Just for fun…

June 1, 2010

Sci-Tech Database of the Month

Filed under: Digital Resources — Tags: , , — pam @ 12:14 pm

The American Physical Society (APS) publishes nine of the most important journals in physics, particularly the Physical Review series (A though E) and Physical Review Letters. All material is scholarly and  peer-reviewed. The site also highlights recent articles of particular interest. The range of coverage is 1893 – present. Click on the APS Journals logo to access this database.

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