Please join us in celebrating GIS Day@Mason at the Center for the Arts, Fairfax Campus, November 20, 2013 from 10:00 am to 3:30pm. This annual interactive showcase of cutting-edge research, using Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and geospatial technologies, features Mason Libraries’ demonstration of Online GIS using ArcGIS.com. There will be other exciting GIS-related events at the Center as well: presentations, panel discussions, student research posters and bike map competitions, a career and internship fair…and…free lunch! For more information on all the activities for GIS Day 2013, please see the detailed program.
Mason Students! Be prepared – and get ready for finals! You can win the use of a Deluxe Study Room in the Johnson Center Library during Reading Days & Final Exams, December 9 – 18. How? Enter Johnson Center Library’s Study Room Drawing! Like us at facebook.com/johnsoncenterlibrary and/or follow us on twitter @thejclibrary. One very lucky Mason student winner will be drawn from our Likes and Followers on December 6, 2013. Questions? Contact Jason Byrd, email@example.com Good luck to one and all!
The University Libraries has a trial for NewspaperARCHIVE through November 28, 2013.
NewspaperARCHIVE is the world’s best resource for historical and genealogical information. It contains tens of millions of newspaper pages from 1753 to present. Every newspaper in the archive is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy to quickly explore historical content.
Let us know what you like or do not like about NewspaperARCHIVE. Send comments to Lynn Weinstein, Digital Acquisitions Librarian: firstname.lastname@example.org