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LSU Libraries receives Student-Technology Fee grant to implement SCALE-UP space

LSU Libraries was recently awarded a Student-Technology Fee grant to implement a Student-Centered Active Learning Environment with Upside-down Pedagogies (SCALE-UP) space.  The equipment secured with this grant will support various teaching strategies and learning styles such as collaborative, problem-based, and

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LSU Libraries begins book pick-up service

As part of LSU’s Phase 2 plan to reopen the campus, LSU Libraries has launched a service to make print books available for pick-up in the LSU Library. Faculty, staff, and graduate students can request books by clicking on the

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LSU Libraries purchases subscription to Voting and Elections Collection

LSU Libraries has purchased a subscription to the CQ Press Voting and Elections Collection. This collection is a database of elections data, authoritative analyses, concise explanations, and historical materials to help researchers investigate and understand voting and elections in America from

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Emerald Engineering Collection now available through LSU Libraries

LSU Libraries has purchased a subscription to the Emerald Engineering Collection. Widely used by global organizations across the aerospace, automotive, industrial, and manufacturing sectors, this Engineering Collection is composed of 26 journals. The list of journals available can be found

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Springer e-book collections now available at LSU Libraries

LSU Libraries has purchased subscriptions to numerous collections of Springer e-books. The collections include over 15,000 titles. The subscription features the following collections: Biomedical and Life Science, Chemistry and Materials Science, Computer Science, Earth and Environmental Science, Energy, Engineering, Mathematics and

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Latin American Newspapers Series 1 & 2 (1805-1922) now available

LSU Libraries has purchased Latin American Newspapers Series 1 (1805-1922) and Series 2 (1822-1922) through Readex, a division of Newsbank.  Created in partnership with the Center for Research Libraries—one of the world’s largest and most important newspaper repositories—Latin American Newspapers,

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LSU Libraries purchases subscription to PhilPapers: Philosophical Research Online

LSU Libraries has purchased a subscription to PhilPapers: Philosophical Research Online. PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers who monitor all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, open access archives and personal pages maintained

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LSU Libraries purchases content from JoVE Science Education video collection

LSU Libraries purchased two new products from the JoVE Science Education Video Collection. The purchase includes Chemistry and Core Biology content. JoVE Science Education is a revolutionary video library dedicated to teaching scientific fundamentals through simple easy-to-understand video demonstrations. Educators and

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170 reserve books now available online

In response to university closures, several publishers have made electronic books freely-available for the 2020 spring semester. LSU Libraries has identified more than 170 titles that were formerly on reserve at Middleton Library and are now available through our e-book

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LSU Libraries purchases Chronicle of Higher Education online subscription

LSU Libraries has purchased a campus-wide subscription to The Chronicle of Higher Education. LSU faculty, staff, and students now have unlimited access to Chronicle.com, including all of The Chronicle’s daily news and data, premium content, special reports, and The Chronicle

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E-books for LSU faculty and students

More than 500,000 ebooks are available through the LSU Libraries e-textbook platform https://www.lib.lsu.edu/ebooks/faculty, a database of e-books from academic publishers that are either available for textbook use or available to request as a library purchase, allowing faculty to design courses

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The Advocate Historical Archive (1845-2015) now available through LSU Libraries

The Advocate (Baton Rouge) Historical Archive (1845-2015) is now available through the Newsbank database. With this purchase, LSU users will have access to content from 1845-present. Explore current and archived issues of The Advocate with full-color newspaper pages and individual articles.

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