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Announcements of concern to undergraduate students.

Jan 05, 2016 Recent Database Additions
Dec 21, 2016 Join us for the Big Data Science Workshop on January 12
Dec 21, 2016 Undergraduates: reserve your spot for the Advanced Research Skills program
Dec 12, 2016 Winter Break Hours and Closings
Oct 11, 2016 Open Textbook Adoption Workshop
Sep 07, 2016 Alexander Street Press now provides over 40,000 streaming videos
Jun 24, 2016 Welcome to campus, new Hokies!
Jun 14, 2016 2016 data added to Journal Citation Reports
May 31, 2016 Social Explorer database adds domestic and international datasets
May 05, 2016 Early European Books provides thousands of digitized books published before 1700
Jan 05, 2016 Additional ProQuest Historical Newspapers enhance access
Apr 21, 2016 Interlibrary Loan summer hours and closings
Apr 21, 2016 Flipster platform allows page by page browsing of magazines
Apr 19, 2016 Index Islamicus provides bibliographies on Islam and the Muslim world
Apr 14, 2016 Web of Science adds content from cutting-edge sciences and Russian journals
Apr 12, 2016 New Gale database provide primary source documents from the 18trh-20th centuries
Apr 08, 2016 Service expo and donation drive to be held April 26
Mar 24, 2016 Mintel Trends database provides consumer reports
Mar 15, 2016 BrowZine now syncs bookshelves between web and mobile app versions
Mar 13, 2016 Access World News database provides access to American and international publications
Feb 11, 2016 New ProQuest databases enhance searching for content in engineering and the sciences
Feb 04, 2016 Investext Snapshot provides business analysis reports
Feb 06, 2016 SAGE Research Methods Datasets now available
Jan 08, 2016 New year's resolution: Take some time to relax
Jan 07, 2016 New year's resolution: Sharpen your study skills
Jan 05, 2016 New year's resolution: Improve your writing
Jan 05, 2016 New year's resolution: New you through diet, exercise, and meditation
Jan 04, 2016 New year's resolution: Learn a new language
Dec 07, 2015 Social Explorer demographic data visualization database now available
Sep 28, 2015 Artstor Digital Library provides visual resources for numerous academic fields
Sep 06, 2015 VPN access to library resource restored
Jun 23, 2015 2015 data added to Journal Citation Reports
Jun 22, 2015 13 new EBSCOhost databases now available
Jun 03, 2015 Phishing email alert: Never enter your PID/password on a site
May 14, 2015 Pronunciator online language learning system now available
May 11, 2015 75 years of citations added to Web of Science databases
Apr 08, 2015 BrowZine now integrates with EndNote
Mar 11, 2015 Turfgrass Information Center database now available
Feb 10, 2015 Suggested book recommendation service in Addison upgraded
Feb 07, 2015 Summon database passes 2 billion records
Jan 30, 2015 Ancestry Library Edition now available
Jan 28, 2015 U.S. Serial Set now available online
Jan 21, 2015 Update on language learning resources available through the libraries
Jan 18, 2015 Access to restricted library resources through VPN ending
Nov 18, 2014 Wireless network in Newman Library upgraded
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 16, 2014 Open textbooks on display in Newman Library
Aug 21, 2014 What's new with the University Libraries
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
Jun 19, 2014 ILLiad now uses CAS (PID/password) for login
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 17, 2014 Current periodicals moved behind elevators on Newman's 4th floor
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 07, 2014 SimplyMap allows creating interactive thematic maps and reports
Mar 04, 2014 Archives of Soviet newspapers now available
Feb 26, 2014 Black Studies Center database now available
Jan 22, 2014 Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) provides videos of experimental techniques
Jan 19, 2014 Newman establishes one-stop location for research assistance
Jan 05, 2014 Smithsonian archive adds to browsable magazine collections
Sep 08, 2013 Addison's Request button has lots of uses
Sep 07, 2013 Apps and tools make using PDFs easier
Sep 05, 2013 EndNote X7 for Macs now available for download
Sep 01, 2013 Poster plotter now available in Newman Library
Aug 14, 2013 Some limiting options removed from Addison (and work-arounds)
Aug 01, 2013 MLA International Bibliography and LION literature databases now available through ProQuest
Jul 02, 2013 Wireless network changes has simplified connection process
Jun 26, 2013 Gale's Nineteenth Century Collections Online has added 4 additional archives
Jun 10, 2013 Web of Knowledge now provides two biology databases
Jun 09, 2013 Data Citation Index now available
Jun 02, 2013 Hot Springs Civilian Conservation Corp photos exhibited on Flickr
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 02, 2013 Mergent Intellect database provides business data and nationwide white pages
Feb 11, 2013 Getting materials from branch libraries and missing items just got easier
Feb 08, 2013 EndNote iPad app now available
Feb 01, 2013 ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library now available
Jan 28, 2013 Adaptors and chargers available from Newman circulation
Jan 21, 2013 Guide for international students now available
Jan 18, 2013 Newman DVDs now checkout for 5 days
Jan 23, 2013 RSS feeds now available for My Library Account
Nov 07, 2012 Bike repair kit available from Newman circulation desk
Sep 03, 2012 Mergent's Event Data provide real time financial news
Aug 29, 2012 Interlibrary Loan offers scanning service for local print materials
Jul 27, 2012 Reaxys requires re-registration
Jul 18, 2012 SpringerProtocols provide step-by-step instructions for experiments
Jul 13, 2012 LandScan provides global population data sets
Jul 11, 2012 Children's Core Collection provides reviews and more
Jul 02, 2012 Best's Library Center provides insurance industry reports
Jun 25, 2012 Additional Mergent business databases now available
Jun 22, 2012 SAGE Research Methods provides ebooks, videos, and more
Jun 17, 2012 MADCAD database provides full-text building codes and standards
Jun 14, 2012 Summon has changed display and linking of citation-only records
Jun 07, 2012 Google Scholar advanced search changed
Jun 01, 2012 Nineteenth Century Collections database now available
May 24, 2012 Folio/Oversized books moved to 5th floor
May 31, 2012 Orlando database of British women writers now online
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 24, 2012 Glossary of Geology now available online
May 20, 2012 Roper Center for Public Opinion Research database now available
May 11, 2016 Library access after graduation
Apr 05, 2012 You can now renew items via text message
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 23, 2012 Databases from Africa Knowledge Project now available
Mar 07, 2012 Emerald backfiles adds access to volume 1 for over 120 journals
Feb 29, 2012 Acta Horticulturae available online back to no. 1
Feb 17, 2012 American National Biography now online
Feb 15, 2012 Almost 1100 ebooks available in ACS Symposium Series
Feb 14, 2012 Grand Corpus French dictionary now online
Feb 01, 2012 Advertising Red Books now available online
Jan 30, 2012 Mac driver for library printers now available
Jan 25, 2012 Art & Architecture Complete database now available
Jan 22, 2012 Writing Center now located in Newman Learning Commons
Jan 15, 2012 Requested items now held for 7 days
Jan 16, 2012 Interlibrary Loan will deliver materials to participating departments
Jan 17, 2012 Newman Library now open 24 hours Sun-Fri
Jan 03, 2012 Requesting available Newman books starts Jan 9
Dec 29, 2011 What to do with your new e-reader? Downloadable ebooks
Jan 04, 2012 WilsonWeb databases transitioning to EBSCOhost platform
May 12, 2015 Remember to turn in items before leaving town
Oct 03, 2011 Option to receive Addison notices via text message being piloted
Jan 06, 2013 Ask librarians questions via SMS text
Aug 23, 2015 Tips for new students