Distance Learning

Expanded Document Delivery Service for Undergraduate Students

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 09/11

The USC Libraries now offer expanded document delivery service for USC undergraduate students. Click through for details on the expanded offerings.

USC Libraries Partner with USC Marshall to Launch New Online Master’s in Library Science

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 01/04

The USC Libraries have partnered with the USC Marshall School of Business to develop an online master of management in library and information science (MMLIS) program. When it launches in May, the new degree program will be one of the first U.S. programs in librarianship affiliated with a major business school. Read Amy Blumenthal's story for the USC News website to learn more. 

Updated ILLiad Website Launches

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 01/09

The USC Libraries have launched a new ILLiad website with an enhanced user interface and several new features to help users keep track of their requests. ILLiad is the online portal to the USC Libraries' interlibrary loan (ILL) and integrated document delivery (IDD) services, which allow USC students, faculty, and staff to request books and documents from non-USC libraries. Keep reading to learn more about the new website.

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Mark Your Calendar: USC Libraries Offering Five Live Webinars This Fall

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 09/14

Over the next few months, Jade Winn and Melanee Vicedo of the USC Libraries will be offering a series of live webinars on library services, evaluating scholarly articles, and APA Style. The webinars, offered over the Adobe Connect platform, are especially useful for distance learning students and faculty but are accessible to all. Keep reading for a list of the webinars.

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Webinar on Library Services for MSW@USC Distance Learners on May 24 at Noon

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 05/23

On Tuesday, May 24, Jade Winn of the USC Libraries will present a live webinar on the library services available to USC's distance learners. The online instruction session, designed for new MSW@USC students earning their degrees through the School of Social Work's Virtual Academic Center, begins at 12:00 noon and is accessible here through Adobe Connect. The webinar is part of a pilot series of online seminars about library services organized by Winn, head of education and social work library services, and Nancy Silver, the libraries' director of information technology.

Workshop: Researching with Digital Media and Mobile Devices

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/10

On Tuesday, February 15, 2011, the Graduate and Professional Student Senate and the USC Libraries will present a workshop on how to find and use digital research materials provided through the libraries, with a particular emphasis on using mobile devices.

Blackboard Tab Now Offers Easy Connection to USC Libraries Resources

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 08/17

A new top-level tab in USC Blackboard now offers easy access to search, reference, and reserves. Keep reading to learn more about the convenient new feature.

Library Instruction Comes to Catalina Island

Posted by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) on 02/25

approachingwrigleyctrdockattwoharborscatalina_500The USC Libraries have been providing library resources instruction sessions for the Catalina Semester program at the USC Phillip K. Wrigley Marine Science Center, part of the Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, for the past four years, with the latest successful session occuring a few weeks ago.