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|Have Documents to Shred?|
If your office or department has documents that need to be shredded, please contact the maintenance department by emailing email@example.com so that it can be picked up and taken to the locked shred room on the fourth floor of Main Hall. Please make sure what you want shredded is in a box for easy removal. No bagged paper please.
|Weekly Webinar Coming|
Beginning Monday, June 10, Kim McMurtry, instructional technologist, will offer a live Instructional Technology Weekly Webinar (ITW2 for short) at 4:30 p.m. using Google+ Hangouts. Each week will feature a 20-minute lesson on an instructional technology tool, followed by 10 minutes of Q&A. Participants will need a Google+ account, a webcam, and a headset with microphone to participate in these interactive online sessions.
If you're interested in participating, email Kim so she can add you to her ITW2 circle and invite you to each webinar; then just login to your Google+ account at the appointed time and accept her invitation to join the webinar.
For the complete ITW2 schedule click here and then login. If you have any questions, don't hesitate to email Kim.
|JSTOR Added to Library Databases|
JSTOR is a not-for-profit digital library with more than 1,700 academic journals. As recommended by the Faculty Library Committee, Averett has licensed JSTOR Arts and Science I, with full content for 179 journals in history, economics and political science. To access JSTOR, please click here.
To view citations for all JSTOR collections, uncheck the box next to "Include only content I can access." Where you see an X in the left column, click on the title, then click on the "Go to Article" button.
Do not pay for access! Blount Library will provide articles not in the Arts & Sciences I collection to you by interlibrary loan.
Questions? Confused? View about.jstor.org/10things or contact a librarian firstname.lastname@example.org, 791-5692, 800-543-9440.
|Library Book Sale Continues!|
What? 10,000 volumes for sale!
When? Library hours through July 15
Where? Mary B. Blount Library (lower level): downstairs – fiction; storage room – all subjects; staging area (turn right) – history & genealogy
Hardbound Books: $1 per volume
Paperbacks: 50 cents each
Please bring purchases to the main floor Circulation Desk for payment.
|Diversity Workshop at the Institute|
A workshop - "Creating Pathways to Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace" - will be held at the Institute for Advanced Learning and Research Wednesday, June 26 from 12-5 p.m. The keynote speaker is Karen R. Penn, JD, market vice president for diversity at Sodexo Healthcare & Government Division. The cost is $39 person and interested participants may register online at www.ialr.org. (Sponsored by Danville Regional Medical Center, the Danville Pittsylvania County of Commerce, Sodexo and the Institute.)
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