Archives: October 2009

October 29th, 2009

I see them everywhere…on the bus, in the lecture hall, at the coffee shop…knitting. While there have always been aficionados of the craft, knitting has found a brave new audience […]

October 28th, 2009

Tales from Planet Earth is a three-day film festival featuring environmental films from around the world. From the fanciful to the profound, the films selected should engage audiences in thoughtful […]

October 26th, 2009

With a new, yet growing market for portable e-Book readers, the UW-Madison Library system decided to partner, this year, with two faculty members to pilot the use of one particular […]

October 26th, 2009

Campus Libraries are pleased to announce that UW-Madison alumni will now have access to RefWorks. Accessing RefWorks: If you no longer have an active UW-Madison NetID and password, contact AskRefWorks […]

October 19th, 2009

The Writing Center can help you with the mechanics of organizing your thoughts and materials to complete writing assignments for your classes. The center offers several options for individual consultation […]

October 16th, 2009

Need to borrow a laptop computer or camera equipment? Visit the Equipment Checkout System to find available laptops (Macs or PCs) and camera equipment (still or video) from campus lab […]

October 16th, 2009

Take a break, from business as usual at your computer, and experience a bit of nature (some quite curious) with NatureBreak’s video blog and social network. The NatureBreak site, created […]

October 16th, 2009

Power search with Google to quickly locate quality resources! This free, drop-in workshop will give you hands-on practice using Google, Google Scholar, Google Patents, and Google Book Search. You will […]

October 12th, 2009

Reserve a group study room online with the Study Room Reservation system. This online system enables you to search for rooms by date and location, find amenities and policy information […]

October 12th, 2009

Thanks to Madison Gas and Electric, students, staff and faculty can now check out a “portable energy meter” from Steenbock Library. The model for the two available energy meters is […]