Information Services Department Blogs http://www.uwgb.edu/infoserv An aggregation of all the Information Services Departments Blogs at the University of Wisconsin - Green Bay. en-us [Library] Library System Transition: Dates & Deadlines http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2015/03/library-system-transition-dates-deadlines/ On May 20th, 2015, all UW System Libraries will be transitioning to a new library management system. This change will mainly impact library staff, there should only be minimal changes in how you discover and access library materials. In fact, the new system will make it easier for you to access a wide variety of resources.  […] [Library] ebrary Trial Through April 1st http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2015/02/ebrary-trial-through-april-1st/     The Cofrin Library has a trial of the ebrary e-book platform through April 1st.  The ebrary database contains full text digitizations of of 1000’s of scholarly e-books.  You can browse e-books by topic or search for specific subjects, authors, or titles. ebrary can be accessed through our Databases A-Z list. Downloading ebrary titles requires […] [Library] New Books for February 2015 http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2015/02/new-books-for-february-2015/     Globalization and urbanization : the global urban ecosystem / James H. Spencer. Stress management for teachers : a proactive guide / Keith C. Herman, Wendy M. Reinke. Tao of vegetable gardening : cultivating tomatoes, greens, peas, beans, squash, joy, and serenity / Carol Deppe. Vaccine nation : America’s changing relationship with immunization / […] [Library] Library System Migration http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2015/01/library-system-migration/ Please note, the previously announced migration to a new library system has been rescheduled from February to mid-May. Specific dates and potential impact on our Library services will be posted soon. [Library] New Books for January 2015 http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2015/01/new-books-for-january-2015/ Here are the latest additions to our collections:         Do Fathers Matter? What Science is telling us About the Parent We’ve Overlooked by Paul Raeborn Society Explained:  An Introduction to Sociology by Nathan Rousseau Understanding and Teaching U.S. Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender History edited by Leila J. Rupp Novel:  a Biography […] [Library] Database Maintenance Window 2/28/15 http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2015/01/database-maintenence-window-22815/ On February 28th, 2015 starting @ 9:00 PM CST, ProQuest will be upgrading its systems infrastructure.  The upgrade is scheduled to last 5 hours.  The following databases will be unavailable for those five hours: ABI Inform Proquest Congressional GenderWatch Ethnic News Watch Environmental Science and Pollution Management COS Conference Papers Please use an alternate database […] [Library] New Books for December 2014 http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2014/12/new-books-for-december-2014/ Ready for some fun reading over the holidays?  Here’s what’s new in the Popular Reading Collection on 4th floor.                      Everything Matters by Ron Currie Jr. A. D. : New Orleans After the Deluge  by Josh Neufeld (graphic novel) Don’t Put Me in Coach : my […] [Library] The Dogs are Coming! http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2014/12/the-dogs-are-coming/ They’re coming  back….. Just in time to relieve some of that finals week stress, The Packerland Kennel Club Outreach dogs are making a return visit on Thursday December 11th from 3-5 p.m.  Come on up to the 4th Floor to pet or hug a furry buddy.   [Library] Long Night Against Procrastination http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2014/11/long-night-against-procrastination/ Cofrin Library’s first Long Night Against Procrastination event will take place Tuesday, November 18th from 8pm-1am. Get help from writing center staff, tutors, and librarians to complete your projects and papers on time. Relax and enjoy coffee, food, prizes, and de-stressing activities throughout the night! [Library] New Books for November http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2014/11/new-book-november/ It’s getting pretty chilly outside so you’re probably finding yourself indoors a little more often sipping coffee or tea. Why not enjoy a new title with your cuppa? Here’s a list of new books for November. You can find these titles on the 3rd floor New to the Library bookshelf across from the public services […]