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This tag groups news announcements related to the NVC Resource Center.

DateTitle
Nov 20, 2014 Scheduled maintenance requires downtime for Off Campus Sign In Wed Nov 26, 8am - 1pm
Nov 19, 2014 Oxford Dictionaries- Arabic database on trial through Dec 14
Nov 18, 2014 ILLiad downtime for Thanksgiving Break
Nov 01, 2014 New materials for October 2014 posted
Nov 16, 2014 Cooperative borrowing program allows checking out materials at libraries across Virginia
Oct 16, 2014 Rosetta Stone language learning program now available online
Sep 22, 2014 PhilPapers database now available
Sep 01, 2014 New materials for August 2014 posted
Sep 09, 2014 Free webinars provide tutorials on databases
Aug 21, 2014 What's new with the University Libraries
Aug 01, 2014 New materials for July 2014 posted
Jul 29, 2014 University updating VPN service, may require changes to your configuration
Jul 01, 2014 New materials for June 2014 posted
Jul 06, 2014 BrowZine mobile and tablet app provides notification of newly published journals
Jul 10, 2014 Nineteenth Century Collections Online adds content in the sciences, children's literature, maps, and religion
Jun 26, 2014 Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia provides primary sources online
Jun 29, 2014 Making of the Modern World database provides economic history documents
Jun 24, 2014 Sabin Americana database provides primary and early documents in American history
Jun 15, 2014 Celebrate 50 years of the Science Citation Index
May 29, 2014 Academic OneFile database now available
Jun 19, 2014 ILLiad now uses CAS (PID/password) for login
May 01, 2014 New materials for April 2014 posted
Apr 23, 2014 Library app shelf organizes mobile apps to ease access to library resources
Apr 20, 2014 Artemis databases allow searching large collections of primary source and literature citations
Apr 15, 2014 Use cited reference searches to track use of a publication
Apr 14, 2014 Science, technology, and medicine primary sources expanded in Nineteenth Century Collections Online
Jan 05, 2014 The library uses several means to notify you
Apr 03, 2014 Garden, Landscape, and Horticulture database is now available
Mar 01, 2014 New materials for February 2014 posted
Mar 07, 2014 SimplyMap allows creating interactive thematic maps and reports
Mar 09, 2014 Faculty and GTAs: Add the new Library Help tool to your existing Scholar course sites
Mar 04, 2014 Archives of Soviet newspapers now available
Mar 02, 2014 SAGE Research Methods Cases trial provides access to methodology case studies
Feb 26, 2014 Black Studies Center database now available
Feb 01, 2014 New materials for January 2014 posted
Jan 22, 2014 Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) provides videos of experimental techniques
Jan 05, 2014 Smithsonian archive adds to browsable magazine collections
Dec 22, 2013 New materials for December 2013 posted
Dec 02, 2013 New materials for November 2013 posted
Nov 13, 2013 Mango for Libraries now offers language learning through films
Nov 04, 2013 New materials for October 2013 posted
Sep 08, 2013 Addison's Request button has lots of uses
Sep 01, 2013 New materials for August 2013 posted
Sep 07, 2013 Apps and tools make using PDFs easier
Sep 05, 2013 EndNote X7 for Macs now available for download
Aug 22, 2013 Students get your laptops ready for a new school year
Aug 23, 2014 Faculty Week: How to arrange library instruction sessions
Aug 24, 2014 Faculty Week: updates on tools for promotion and tenure
Aug 21, 2014 Faculty Week: Publishing support from the University Libraries
Aug 14, 2013 Some limiting options removed from Addison (and work-arounds)
Aug 02, 2013 New materials for July 2013 posted
Jul 30, 2013 All about the changes to the library's home page
Jul 18, 2013 Changes to network addresses in National Capital Region affects access to databases
Jul 02, 2013 Wireless network changes has simplified connection process
Jul 02, 2013 Mango for Libraries has added 12 additional languages
Jun 19, 2013 2012 data now available in Journal Citation Reports
Jun 16, 2013 Web of Science database now includes book and conference proceedings citations
Jun 09, 2013 Data Citation Index now available
Jun 06, 2013 DOIs available from the Center for Digital Research and Scholarship
Jun 01, 2013 New materials for May 2013 posted
May 01, 2013 New materials for April 2013 posted
Apr 14, 2013 Renew checked out books online
Apr 02, 2013 VIVA's STEM-H ebook initiative provides access to hundred of new publications
Mar 31, 2013 Information on using ebooks and e-readers like Kindles and Nooks
Mar 28, 2013 Downloading ebooks may require additional software or creating an account
Mar 26, 2013 Start searches for ebooks in Summon (ebook records are being removed from Addison)
Mar 14, 2013 New process for requesting NVC material be delivered to a Blacksburg branch
Mar 01, 2013 New materials for February 2013 posted
Mar 02, 2013 Mergent Intellect database provides business data and nationwide white pages
Feb 03, 2013 New materials for January 2013 posted
Feb 04, 2013 Alumni Library Portal now provides access to select databases
Feb 08, 2013 EndNote iPad app now available
Jan 28, 2013 Mango provides online language instruction
Feb 01, 2013 ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library now available
Jan 21, 2013 Guide for international students now available
Jan 23, 2013 RSS feeds now available for My Library Account
Jan 02, 2013 New materials for December 2012 posted
Dec 05, 2012 New materials for November 2012 posted
Nov 01, 2012 New materials for October 2012 posted
Nov 19, 2012 Faculty: place your copies of textbooks on reserve
Oct 01, 2012 New materials for September 2012 posted
Sep 04, 2013 Free webinars provide tutorials on databases
Sep 02, 2012 New materials for August 2012 posted
Sep 03, 2012 Mergent's Event Data provide real time financial news
Aug 01, 2012 New materials for July 2012 posted
Jul 13, 2012 LandScan provides global population data sets
Jul 04, 2012 2011 data now available in Journal Citation Reports
Jul 09, 2012 Cabell's Directories help with the article publishing process
Jul 02, 2012 New materials for June 2012 posted
Jun 22, 2012 SAGE Research Methods provides ebooks, videos, and more
Jun 14, 2012 Summon has changed display and linking of citation-only records
Jun 07, 2012 Google Scholar advanced search changed
Jun 06, 2012 New materials for May 2012 posted
May 29, 2012 Plunkett Research business database now available
May 27, 2012 ProQuest Statistical Insight database now available
May 23, 2012 RAND State Statistics database now available
May 20, 2012 Roper Center for Public Opinion Research database now available
May 13, 2014 Library access after graduation
May 01, 2012 New materials for April 2012 posted
Apr 05, 2012 You can now renew items via text message
Apr 02, 2012 New materials for March 2012 posted
Apr 02, 2012 ScienceDirect articles now available in ePUB and Mobi ereader formats
Apr 04, 2012 New and enhanced business databases from Mergent now available
Mar 27, 2012 IEEE Xplore upgrade will delete saved searches
Mar 23, 2012 Databases from Africa Knowledge Project now available
Mar 07, 2012 Emerald backfiles adds access to volume 1 for over 120 journals
Mar 02, 2012 New materials for February 2012 posted
Dec 02, 2011 Leadership Federal Government online directory now available
Nov 08, 2011 ILL now sends courtesy notices when items are coming due
Oct 05, 2011 Five new WilsonWeb databases provide historical indexing
Sep 01, 2011 Full text and Summon
Aug 30, 2011 Using Summon for scholarly research
Aug 28, 2011 What is Summon?
Jul 27, 2011 netLibrary ebooks now available on EBSCOhost
Jul 20, 2011 Web of Knowledge databases have updated interface
Jul 07, 2011 Expired PID password will block access to Off Campus Sign In
May 16, 2011 Introducing Summon, a new kind of library search engine
Aug 19, 2014 Faculty week: Supporting your distance education students
Aug 18, 2014 Faculty week: Keep current in your research with alerting services
Aug 17, 2014 Faculty week: Placing items on Reserve