Monthly Archives: August 2012

On the Wing (and On the Web): AVES exhibition on Neotropical Ornithology available online

Image: Henry Walter Bates mobbed by curl-crested aracaris, not amused by one of their tribe being shot – a vivid image of the collecting naturalist as a “solitary stranger on a strange errand” (from The Naturalist on the River Amazons).

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DLNP event at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library

Please join us at Jones Creek Regional Branch Library of the East Baton Rouge Parish Library System on August 22, 2012 at 6:30 PM for a presentation on the Digitizing Louisiana Newspapers Project and Chronicling America. As part of this

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Discovery service coming this Fall

Beginning this fall, research at LSU Libraries will be a whole lot easier. That’s because on August 13, LSU Libraries will fully implement its Discovery tool, a Google-like interface that searches much of the Libraries’ content, including e-books, journal articles,

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LSU Libraries and social media

LSU’s Communication across the Curriculum (CxC) recently shared with us that LSU ranked #8 on the recent release of the’s “Top 100 Social Media Colleges,” citing the CxC Digital Media Fest as this year’s driving factor in the ranking.

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