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Open Access Week: Ebooks

October 26, 2017

Open Access Ebooks In the world of open access publishing, open access journals are the most common format for disseminating scholarly research, while publication of open access monographs – ebooks that are available for free online – has lagged behind. However, the momentum behind open access ebooks is building,...
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Open Access Week: Open Educational Resources

October 25, 2017

A key element in the Open Access movement is the development of Open Educational Resources, or OERs. Open Educational Resources are educational materials that are in the public domain and open to anyone to use, adapt, and share. OERs are often thought of as free online textbooks, but this...
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Puerto Rico Donation Drive

October 24, 2017

The University Libraries are hosting a donation drive to benefit Puerto Rico. Requested items include: bottled water, canned food, hand sanitizer, baby food, baby wipes, diapers, medical and first aid supplies and solar powered tech such as phone chargers and camping lanterns. The donations will be handled the National Museum of...
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Open Access at Loyola

October 24, 2017

We do open access at Loyola in order to highlight the amazing work our faculty and students are doing, to give access to those...
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Open Access Week: “Open in order to…”

October 23, 2017

“Open in order to _____.” That’s the theme of the 10th International Open Access Week, October 23-29, 2017. In April, Nick Shockey wrote, “This...
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Día de los Muertos

October 17, 2017

Join the Libraries’ Diversity Committee in remembering and honoring lost loved ones with our interactive altar. Everyone is invited to decorate sugar skulls and...
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Library Workshop: Tame the Results List: Strategies for Finding Relevant Sources

October 16, 2017

Tame the Results List: Strategies for Finding Relevant Sources (Library Workshop) Wednesday, October 18, 2017 Information Commons 120 4:00pm - 4:30pm Search result lists generated by research databases...
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