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Fondren Library Celebration, April 15

SMU TO CELEBRATE FONDREN LIBRARY TRANSFORMATION April 1, 2016 DALLAS (SMU) – The renovation of SMU’s Fondren Library, to be unveiled during Founders’ Day Weekend, features a transformation of information technology resources for student and faculty researchers and a restoration

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Love your Federal Depository Library

What do you love about your local Federal depository library? During the month of February, send a shout out to your library and tweet about your experience using the hashtag #lovemyFDL. Follow Central University Libraries: @smucul Did you know: Southern

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Faculty Information Literacy Stipend: $1000 Award

About the Award A stipend of $1000 will be given to the winning faculty member for designing and implementing an information literacy assignment for a Fall 2016 course in collaboration with the department’s subject librarian. The stipend will be disbursed

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New Library Catalog Service: Request Pick Up or Scan

The next time you search the Library Catalog, you may notice a new request option: Request Pick Up or Scan. This link allows SMU faculty, staff, and students to request that a book be pulled and held at the service

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Club Fondy @ Hughes-Trigg (Nov 30 – Dec. 16)

Due to the ongoing library renovation, the Fondren Library Center has partnered with Hughes-Trigg to offer 24/7 study during finals for all students.  Hughes-Trigg will be open starting Monday, November 30 for overnight study. Hughes-Trigg will not close, but will

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Humanitarian GIS Mapathon, November 17

Missing Maps Mapathon Join the Humanitarian Relief Effort without Traveling! Date: Tuesday, November 17 Time: 3 – 6 p.m., come & go Location: Fondren Library Center, Fondren West 1st Floor What to expect: We’ll have a big room in Fondren

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Tips & Tricks for Searching IEEE Xplore, November 12

Tips & Tricks for Searching IEEE Xplore: Training Session Event Details Date: Thursday, November 12, 2015 Time: 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. Location: Caruth Hall, Palmer Conference Room A representative from IEEE will be onsite during the training session. This

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CUL 2014 – 2015 Annual Report Available online

The Central University Libraries 2014 – 2015 Annual Report is available online.  Learn about recent donations to our collections, library accomplishments, and staff achievements. 2014 – 2015 Highlights Fondren Library Center Renovation Friends of the SMU Libraries grants A new

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Renovation Town Hall Meetings – Sept 29 & Oct 2

Here is your chance to learn about the Fondren Library Center Renovation! There will be a presentation of the upcoming changes, timelines, and impacts on services, followed by a Q&A session where you can bring your questions. Everyone is welcome!

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New Fondren Library Hours

Fondren Library Center will not be open 24/5 during the 2015-2016 academic year as it has been in the past.  In this decision this year, we carefully considered two major factors: the library renovation and usage statistics. First, the current

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