Tina Baich of University Library receives honor for national and international work

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INDIANAPOLIS — Tina Baich, associate librarian at University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, is the recipient of this year’s Virginia Boucher-Online Computer Library Center Distinguished Interlibrary Loan Librarian Award. Baich is head of resource sharing and delivery services, as well as bibliographic and metadata services, at the IUPUI library. The Online Computer Library Center […]

University Library’s Willie Miller receives prestigious ‘Mover & Shaker’ award from Library Journal

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INDIANAPOLIS — The national publication Library Journal has named Willie Miller, assistant librarian of University Library at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, a “Mover & Shaker” in the library industry. Miller was among 54 individuals the journal honored as outstanding professionals committed to providing excellent service and shaping the future of libraries. The IUPUI administrator was […]

Lecture | Kenneth Pomeranz Discusses China and the History of the Global Economy

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Date: April 18, 2016 Time: 4:30PM-6:00PM Location:IUPUI University Library, Lilly Auditorium – 755 W Michigan St Room UL2120, Indianapolis, IN 46202 Register for free here. This event is part of the IUPUI History Talks Series and is co-hosted by the IUPUI Arts and Humanities Institute. Kenneth Pomeranz is a University Professor of History and in […]

Library archivist’s original research is now tell-all book on Civil War government spying

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INDIANAPOLIS — While he’s no Edward Snowden, IUPUI University Library archivist Stephen Towne has blown the whistle on little-known facts about government surveillance of civilian activities — during the Civil War. Towne’s book, “Surveillance and Spies in the Civil War: Exposing Confederate Conspiracies in America’s Heartland,” presents original research on a topic that few others, […]

Workshop | Visualizing evidence for your P&T dossier

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Date: Thursday, April 21, 2016 Time: 2:00-3:00 PM Location: University Library, Room 2120 Register here. Presenting your evidence of scholarly work outcomes in an effective method allows you to make a better case for promotion and tenure. This workshop will give participants the opportunity to work with visualization tools to create interactive timelines and maps […]

Workshop | Research metrics: Gathering evidence of impact

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Date: Tuesday, April 5, 2016  Time: 2:00-3:30 PM Location: University Library, Room 2120 Register here. Faculty are required to provide strong evidence of impact in order to achieve promotion and tenure. This hands-on workshop will introduce several key sources of evidence to support your case. We will demonstrate strategies and tools for gathering both citation […]

Workshop | Create your online scholarly profile

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Date: Tuesday, February 2, 2016 Time: 11:30-12:30 PM Location: University Library, Room 2120 Register here. Be proactive and take charge of your scholarly reputation online. A strong online profile increases the visibility of your work in search results and helps you to find collaborators, promote your work, and track your impact. While working on your […]

Lecture: Philanthropy expert Ken Prewitt to discuss ‘Do charitable foundations make a difference?’ at IUPUI

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INDIANAPOLIS — America’s 86,192 charitable foundations frequently receive both praise and criticism for their efforts to create change. Are they really making a difference? Former Rockefeller Foundation executive, foundation scholar and Columbia University Carnegie Professor of Public Affairs Kenneth Prewitt will explore the topic “Can Foundations Know If They Are Making a Difference? Navigating between […]

Panel and Workshop: RISE Day

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Date: November 6, 2015 Time: 10:30 AM-2:30 PM Location: University Library, Lilly Auditorium Get your free tickets here. RISE Day will be a gathering of students, faculty/staff, and community partners that will include a keynote address by Dr. Paul Mullins, lunch, a student poster session highlighting a variety of RISE experiences, and a Q&A panel […]