Uncover the World of Don Quixote in a New LibGuide

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/11

windmill3_100USC librarian Barbara Robinson recently published a LibGuide providing an overview of the USC Libraries' Cervantes resources and suggestions for continuing to explore the classic novel and its author.

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Find 2,500 Titles in Leavey’s DVD Collection

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/09

homeless-in-paradise_500_100Now you can browse more than 2,500 titles in Leavey's DVD collection and watch them at home. With the exception of reserve items, all Leavey DVDs can be checked out for three days.

Connect to the Libraries on the myUSC Portal

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/06

my_usc_100Now you can customize your myUSC page with helpful USC Libraries resources and services. Get convenient access to the HOMER catalog, IM chat with USC librarians, library news, Web tools, and more. 

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Web-Based Training for Web of Knowledge Science E-Resource

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/05

Members of the USC community can sign up for Web-based training for the popular USC Libraries science e-Resource, Web of Knowledge. Read more for a complete list of upcoming training sessions.

William Grant Still Events Feb. 5 and 6

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/04

still_photo4_100Don't miss Songs of Separation: William Grant Still and the Dilemmas of American Classical Music. USC Thornton School of Music students will perform selections from Still's vocal music compositions on Thursday, and the composer's daughter will give a multimedia presentation about his life and work on Friday.

Historic Pamphlet and Tract Collections from British Libraries

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/03

As part of a special program, the USC community can now access digital collections of 19th century pamphlets and tracts from the University of Liverpool, Newcastle University, and University College London through the libraries' JSTOR e-resource. The trial program ends in June of 2009, but JSTOR expects to add additional digital pamphlet collections.

Slumdog Millionaire Writers Win Scripter

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/02

scripter_main_100Novelist Vikas Swarup and screenwriter Simon Beaufoy took top honors at Scripter 21 on Friday evening. Novelist Michael Chabon won the Scripter Literary Achievement Award.

New Features in USC Libraries Web of Knowledge Science e-Resource

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/02

The popular science e-Resource recently added several new search features, which members of the USC community can now use to uncover information about their research fields. The resource also added public health and global agriculture-related content. Read more for a complete list of the new features.

Catch the Live 2009 Scriptercast

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 01/30

The 21st-annual USC Libraries Scripter Award ceremony will stream live tonight at 7:30 p.m.

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Credo Reference Titles Added to USC E-Resources

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 01/23

A number of titles have been added to Credo Reference in the past month, including resources for cultural studies, economics, scientific ethics, and more. Read on to learn about the latest additions.