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Authors @Alden to Host Nigerian Author

Each year, Ohio University librarians search to find the perfect author for the Libraries’ Authors @Alden event. So, when editors at the Ohio University Press mentioned Nigerian author Chuma Nwokolo’s newest book that Jeff Kallet, head of sales for the Press, described as an epic story about family and the loss of a community in … Continued

Fourth-floor exhibit to highlight African Leaders

  An upcoming exhibit on Alden Library’s fourth floor will highlight transformational leaders of Africa. Araba Dawson-Andoh, subject librarian for African Studies and the social sciences, and Dr. Emmanuel Jean-Francois, associate professor of comparative and international education, are co-curating an exhibit titled “Transformational Leaders of Africa,” which opens April 5 and runs until the end … Continued

Lior Shragg to Present in Libraries’ Graduate Research Series

Graduate students’ research can take place anywhere in the world, from a lab on campus to a community living across the world. But when graduate students conduct international research, they will need to answer additional questions about how they will navigate the complex strategies and ethical responsibilities that arise when taking their fieldwork abroad. On … Continued

OHIO OER Authors Confabulation Hour

Ohio University Libraries and the Ohio University Press are seeking to discover how we can best support the efforts of OHIO instructors in the creation of Open Educational Resources (OERs).  Please consider attending one of these casual discussion sessions to share your concerns, ideas, questions, experiences, and frustrations about creating and adapting OERs. Some of … Continued