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Students Gain Valuable Insight with Access to Genocide Testimonies

Photographer's Description: Survivor sketch of inmates at camp B1 Photographed Site: Birkenau Concentration Camp Photographer's Site Note: Taken at Oswiecim, Poland, 1992 June Photographer: Mezga, Duane

“These testimonies take the historical stories out of the realm of history and place them in the realm of the human.”

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19 Jan 2017

Newspapers Provide Unique Perspectives of Civil Rights Icon

Front page of Atlanta Daily World, January 31, 1956

“The function of education is to teach one to think intensively and to think critically. Intelligence plus character - that is the goal of true education." –Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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13 Jan 2017

Why Those “HTTPS” Messages Mean Something to You

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I’m happy to announce that as of today, the ProQuest Platform has enabled HTTPS capability across the application.

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12 Jan 2017

An Inside Look at 1960s Africa via U.S. State Department Central Files

Document from History Vault’s Confidential U.S. State Department Central Files, 1960-1969, Africa and the Middle East

Curated collection is designed to enable researchers to find extraordinary insights with online access to rare full-text/full-image documents.

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11 Jan 2017

Researching Funding Opportunities in Education

Malcolm X

Pivot allows researchers to save valuable time -- connecting them directly with grants, scholarships, and fellowships for which they are qualified.

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10 Jan 2017

The Library’s Role in a “Post-truth,” “Fake News” Era

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This past year has ramped up the concept of post-truth/fake news dramatically, with awareness driven by Brexit and the U.S. presidential election.

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05 Jan 2017

ProQuest’s Top 10 Blog Posts for 2016 – How Many Have You Read?


Our most-read, most-shared blog posts of 2016 helped libraries and users thrive by discovering and sharing information.

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04 Jan 2017

5 Tips for a Seamless Upgrade to ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuest Ebook Central homepage

As you transition to ProQuest Ebook Central, we’re happy to share some best practices for a seamless upgrade to this new and improved ebook platform.

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03 Jan 2017

16 Ways Syndetics Unbound Wows Library Patrons

Syndetics Unbound example, Alexander Hamilton by Ron Chernow

Syndetics Unbound aims to boost the value of your library catalog by making patrons happier and increasing circulation.

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28 Dec 2016

The Impact of Mentorship

Patricia Peiffer

Then I met Spectrum Scholars and told Gloria, “I want to be one of them.”

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22 Dec 2016