Archives: October 2010

October 28th, 2010

For those who enjoy Google Scholar, do note that it now enables you to set an alert–that is, to save a particular search strategy on a topic, specific article, or […]

October 26th, 2010

Citation Managers are software products that can help you to perform the following tasks: Create and organize a personal research database of references gathered from databases. Format manuscripts and reference […]

October 22nd, 2010

October has been designated as National Fair Trade Awareness Month by TransFair USA, a third-party certifier of fair trade products in the United States and member of Fairtrade Labelling Organizations […]

October 21st, 2010

Plan to attend the free, Go Big Read public lecture with Rebecca Skloot, October 25 (7:00 PM), at the Kohl Center. Rebecca Skloot’s book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, […]

October 12th, 2010

The Wisconsin Idea is the principle that our efforts here, as students and staff, should inform and enrich our communities beyond the university. UW-Madison researchers are now able to fulfill […]

October 11th, 2010

On a recent drive across southern Minnesota, I could not help but notice billboards advertising the Spam Museum in Austin, Minnesota, birthplace of this much-maligned but rather ubiquitous tinned meat […]

October 8th, 2010

As you read the Go Big Read selection, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, do plan to attend a book discussion forum. There are many discussion forums planned in a […]

October 7th, 2010

The WHEATS 2010 Planning Committee has invited Shane Hamilton to speak on Friday, October 8, as a kickoff lecture for WHEATS, (Workshop for the History of Environment, Agriculture, Technology, and […]

October 5th, 2010

In conjunction with the Go Big Read selection, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, Ebling Library has compiled an exhibit of texts, magazines, newspapers and photographs examining issues and ethics […]

October 4th, 2010

For those of you who have been reading the Go Big Read selection, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, do you have any questions you would like to ask the […]