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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

Libraries’ workshop highlights Barnett Hook Collection

Barnett A. Hook loved telling the story about how he discovered his talent for artistic needlework. Hook, a Civil War veteran and retired horse trainer, was working in a stable when he realized his talent for the craft. “…One day, just because I had nothing else better to do, I picked up a horse blanket … Continued

Libraries’ Center for International Collections to Feature African Writers

A new exhibit on Alden Library’s first floor highlights the talent and diversity of the newest generation of African writers. The exhibit, which includes contemporary award-winning authors as well as “writers to watch,” features work from Chimamanda Adichie, Chris Abani, Teju Cole, NoViolet Bulawayo, Yaa Gyasi, Dinaw Mengestu and Tendai Hunchu, said Araba Dawson-Andoh, curator … Continued

Ohio University Press Moves to Library’s First Floor

In just the past decade, Ohio University Press, the scholarly publishing arm of the University, has had five homes around Athens.   But its new location, on the first floor of Alden Library, could become a permanent home, said Gillian Berchowitz, Ohio University Press director and editor-in-chief. “The Library and the Press really have the … Continued