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] New Library Website Coming Soon http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/12/new-library-website-coming-soon/ Early in January 2018 the Cofrin Library website will launch a new look! The library staff & web services have been working hard converting the library site to the University’s new content management system.  Look for easy navigation, improved access to our most used resources, and enhanced accessibility features. [Library] Outreach Dogs in the Library! http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/11/outreach-dogs-in-the-library/ The Packerland Kennel Club outreach dogs will visit the library for finals week on Thursday Dec. 14th from 3:30-5:00 PM.  The visit will take place on the 4th floor of the library.  Take some time out of your busy schedule to say hi to our furry friends! [Library] New Database: American Indian History Online http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/11/new-database-american-indian-history-online/                   The library recently added American Indian History Online to our database collection. Find primary source material and background information on over 600 First Nations cultures. Find it on the databases list: https://libguides.uwgb.edu/az.php? [Library] An Influential Life — John Muir Event http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/11/john-muir-nov-30/ The David A. Cofrin Library invites you to enjoy an evening of mini-lectures on the impact John Muir made on history, ecology, psychology and conservation. UW-Green Bay faculty and staff will deliver mini-lectures that will lead attendees into a larger conversation about the importance of Muir’s legacy. Take part in the discussion and enjoy light […] [Library] Work at the Library! http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/10/work-at-the-library-2/ We are currently accepting applications for Student Library Assistants.  You can find more information and the application on our Library Employment & Internship page.   [Library] APA Style Central http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/09/apa-style-central/           The library currently has a long-term trial of APA Style Central, a resource that provides guidance on formatting and composing research papers and citations.  It includes tutorials, paper templates, style manuals, and journal publication information. The trial runs through 12/20/2017.  Please provide feedback to refdesk@uwgb.edu. [Library] New Search@UW Interface! http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/09/new-searchuw-interface/ Search@UW got a makeover over the last few months to connect you to the resources you rely on and make searching easier. Here are the top 10 things to know about the New Search@UW: Cleaner, more intuitive interface. Get help – Ask a Librarian button (lower right) – opens a chat with library staff during […] [Library] Library Construction http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/09/library-construction/ Second Floor Construction The second floor (or Plaza level) of the library is being renovated! The Writing Center & Learning Center will move their services to where International Ed used to be and study spaces will be available where Adult Degree & Outreach were. Looking for International Education and Continuing Education & Community Engagement? Their […] [Library] Bash in the Stacks http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/08/bash-in-the-stacks/ Our annual welcome back to school party is almost here!  FANtastic Bash is on Thursday, September 14th from 7-10pm. This year’s theme is all about fandoms – Harry Potter, Doctor Who, Star Wars, Game of Thrones, DC, Marvel, and so much more! This fun, fan filled evening will have crafts, games, food, a DJ and – naturally […] [Library] FANtastic Bash- Library Hours http://blog.uwgb.edu/library/2017/08/fantastic-bash-library-hours/ Join us for FANtastic Bash on Thursday, September 14thfrom 7-10pm.  The library will be open but there will be a PARTY on all floors. If you absolutely need to study on Thursday between the hours of 6PM-11PM, we recommend the General Access Lab in the Information Services building.  The lab is open until midnight and has all of […]