For the first time in the 20-year history of the event, the USC Libraries will announce Scripter winners on the evening of the gala. New master of ceremonies Jamie Lee Curtis and updated eligibility rules round out the major changes, as the USC Libraries Scripter Award enters its third decade.
The USC Libraries' eresource recently added the South African Institute of Race Relations Collection and the National Union of South African Students Collection--along with two new journals in cinema studies and statistics.
ResearcherID enables you to create a list of articles that you retrieve through the Web of Knowledge and analyze the contributions of specific researchers to their fields. Science and Engineering librarians have been working with USC faculty to help them take advantage of the new feature.
A digital library of rare manuscripts of the medieval French poem is now available through the USC Libraries' eresources page. The Roman de la Rose manuscripts--held by libraries and collections from around the world--allow you to compare versions of the allegorical poem text and learn about changes in medieval culture, society and techniques used to create illuminated manuscripts.
The USC Business Library recently added the Audit Analytics database, providing detailed financial and legal information about 20,000 public companies and 1,500 accounting firms.
Doheny, Leavey, and the Science and Engineering Libraries will be open for extended hours to help you study for final exams. Check the Library Hours page for complete information about operating hours at USC Libraries locations.
JSTOR recently added digital collections of materials related to independence struggles in southern Africa, ranging from Namibian political posters to evidence presented at commissions of inquiry in apartheid-era South Africa. They join new journals in economics, life sciences, and many other academic subjects.
The USC Libraries wish you a frabjous winter break and invite you to begin planning your entry for the 5th-annual Wonderland Award. Visit the contest Web page for details.
The USC Libraries recently acquired the Engineering Index backfile. Research literature dating from 1884 to the present is now available to the USC community online via the Engineering Village 2 eresource.
The Magnum Photos photographic cooperative will soon add a selection of digital images to the ARTstor eresource offered by the USC Libraries. The photographs include major events and personalities from the Spanish Civil War through the present.