Library Announcements – 7/13/20

Let’s Talk Race! Employee Recognition Day Goes Virtual Due to the continuing COVID-19 situation, the Employee Recognition Day/Employee of the Year Reception will be held virtually, rather than in person, on Wednesday, August 12, 2020. An in-person celebration will be held when it’s possible to do so safely. We have very limited time to collect […]

Library Announcements – 7/6/20

Welcome Tabitha! We are excited to welcome Tab Wright to the Resource Sharing Team! As the Dean mentioned a couple of weeks ago, she and the mail/courier service joined us as of July 1. As a larger unit, we will provide mail room and courier support for her and she will support increased UPS mailing […]

Library Announcements – 6/29/20

Happy Birthday To You, Happy Birthday To You, Happy Birthday July Born Library Peeps, Happy Birthday To You! Welcome Baby Ruby! Look what’s new at the Freeman’s home! Ruby Zhang Freeman was born Tuesday, June 23rd. She arrived almost a month early but mother and baby are both healthy and happy. Ruby is pictured here […]

Library Announcements – 6/22/20

Cooper Projects Update The front entrance and exit doors are complete. The 4th floor toilet renovation is not complete and I am asking for an update from the project manager! New bookcases were installed in 308 and binding operations have now moved there. 306A is getting a new coat of paint this week. –Teri Alexander […]

Library Announcements – 6/15/20

AHIP Recognizes Jenessa McElfresh Congratulations to Jenessa, who has been approved for membership renewal in the Academy of Health Information Professionals (AHIP) at the Senior Level. The AHIP credential is an extremely valuable designation and recognizes Jenessa’s high standards of professional practice in the field of medical librarianship. –Suzanne Rook Schilf Clemson University Press’s spring/summer […]

Library Announcements – 6/8/20

University Dialogue – Race: The Power of an Illusion RACE: THE POWER OF AN ILLUSION asks a question so basic it’s rarely raised: what is this thing we call race? Please join Clemson University faculty, staff and students as we watch this three-part documentary to reflect on our own beliefs about the idea of race […]

Library Announcements – 6/1/20

Rodger Bishop Earns Master’s Degree Did you hear? In May 2020, our own Rodger Bishop completed a Master of Arts in English from Clemson’s MAE program, during which he focused on the use of digital devices by individual—and, more-specifically, non-professional—audience members to capture and reproduce a live music performance to help answer the larger questions […]

Library Announcements – 5/26/20

Come Learn About Metadata Creation! Come support the Metadata and Monographic Resources Team (MMRT) in a practice run of our presentation, “Got Metadata in Your Future? Lessons Learned from Describing a Unique Image Collection,” that will be presented at CU at the Conference on June 5. (Check out the conference offerings and register here: https://guides.library.sc.edu/CUatConference) […]

Library Announcements – 5/18/20

Cooper Projects Today, Monday, May 18, 2020 the following projects will start (or re-start): 1) The single use restrooms on 4th floor (near GIS spaces) will be renovated to comply with ADA guidelines. The restrooms will be slightly larger. The work is expected to be complete in two weeks. 2) The Cooper entrance doors will […]

Library Announcements – 5/11/20

How to make excellent graphics, part 1: Adobe Spark, Canva, Slides May 14 @ 11 a.m. Instructor: Kelsey Sheaffer Making really excellent flyers, handouts, even presentations has become incredibly easy. This hands-on workshop will give an introduction to using the easiest tools on the web (Adobe Spark and Canva) to create materials. We’ll also go […]