Featured Resource: Oxford English Dictionary

March 26, 2015

600,000 words … 3 million quotations … over 1000 years of English The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of

March Research Workshops

March 16, 2015

All workshops are free and open to all SMU students, staff and faculty. Fondren Library Center All workshops will be held in Fondren Library East 323 (third floor computer classroom). Web of Science Workshop Using Citation Data to Power Your

Featured Resource: Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

March 16, 2015

The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is an international consortium of university, college, and independent research libraries. CRL supports advanced research and teaching in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences by preserving and making available to scholars the primary source

Tables of Content: An Evening of Dinner and Conversation, March 28

March 12, 2015

AN EVENING OF DINNER AND CONVERSATION The evening celebrates the presentation of the Literati Award, honoring individuals who have used the written word to advance the ideals of creativity, conviction, innovation and scholarship and who have had a significant impact

James McPherson Book Signing, March 19

March 4, 2015

Thursday, March 19 James McPherson Presents The War That Forged a Nation: Why the Civil War Still Matters 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7

KUDOS to Hollie Gardner

March 4, 2015

KUDOS to Hollie Gardner for all of her persistence and hard work bringing therapy dogs to the library during finals week. In a recent application to SMU, a potential student wrote:  “…the one thing that really stood out to me about SMU

Dave Barry Book Signing, March 9

February 24, 2015

Dave Barry presents Live Right & Find Happiness (Although Beer is Much Faster) Monday, March 9 6 p.m. Author’s Reception. Cost, $30 (includes signed book). RSVP Required Cash or check accepted at the door. Signed book included. 7 p.m. FREE

Featured Resource: ScienceDirect

February 24, 2015

Empower your research at every step. Discover ScienceDirect and experience fast and reliable access to a world of scientifi c, technical and medical content. ScienceDirect is a full-text database offering journal articles and book chapters published by Elsevier, including more

Featured E-Resource: Library PressDisplay

February 12, 2015

Library PressDisplay provides instant online access to today’s newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. The expanding collection currently includes more than 1,200 U.S. and international titles — from 100 countries in 56 languages. Just like reading the

Research Workshops at Fondren: February Schedule

February 10, 2015

Get an introduction to research at Fondren Library Center!  Workshops are free and open to current SMU students. Research 101 Learn the basics of library research through this crash-course in library resources and services. Location: Fondren Library East, Room 323

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