CAN'T CONNECT?

News and Events

On April 11th, members of the Digital Scholarship Team presented initial work in analyzing the text of the Indianapolis Recorder at IUPUI Research Day. The Indianapolis Recorder is one of the nation’s oldest and most prominent African American newspapers, and the University Library has a digitized collection covering the vast majority of issues published between 1899 and 2005. The full text of more than 96,000 pages is currently available for export from the ContentDM platform as a tab...
The DPLA (Digital Public Library of America) goes live at noon ET on April 18, 2013.  Read a bit more about the launch of this national digital library at The Chronicle of Higher Education.
Become an advocate for mass transit--and your city--at the Young Professional Transit Forum. IUPUI Chancellor Bantz and Indiana Fiscal Policy Institute president John Ketzenberger will kick-off this call-out for all young people interested in mass transit. After Indy Connect Now Executive Director Ron Gifford details the mass transit plan, we will open a dialogue with attending students and young professionals. What questions do you have about mass transit? How will you work together across...
University Library is conducting a research project on instruction and information literacy skills. We are recruiting librarians, faculty, and students participate in focus groups, and would like to hear from you! Do you have about an hour to participate? If you are a student, you are eligible for a $25 gift card drawing! Please click on the link by February 27th to sign up: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/infolitresearchFor more information contact: infolit@iupui.edu or rhuisman@iupui.edu
Tools for Organizing Your Articles & Creating Citations Tuesday, January 29, 2013 4:30 – 6:00pm CANCELLED - this workshop will be rescheduled at a later dateUL 2120 Learning Lab Do you need help organizing and managing your articles? Do you want to learn how to create citations with easy-to-use applications? Join us for a hands-on workshop that will make your library research easier and more efficient. Using Mendeley and Zotero (freely available online!), you will...
Published: December 7, 2012INDIANAPOLIS -- A three-year partnership between Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis facultyand students in the Department of Anthropology, and African-American and Jewish residents formerly of Indianapolis’ Southside neighborhood, will culminate in two important events this month.At 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, in the Public Assembly Room of the City-County Council Building, District 19 City County Council member Jeff Miller will read a resolution commending...
We are happy to announce that University Library has won three Library Federation awards!University Library employees Willie Miller and Jennifer Johnson received individual leadership awards honoring them for exceptional service.University Library and the Indianapolis Public Library are co-recipients of the Indiana Library Federation Collaboration Award, which recognizes significant contributions in promoting library services on a community, regional or statewide level.Check out the IUPUI...
Proposal to prepare future philanthropy leaders to change the world will go to Indiana Commission on Higher Education for consideration
IUPUI University Library's Digital Collections are highlighted in a recent Central Indiana Community Foundation (CICF) article.  Read the full story.
Five May 2012 IUPUI graduates were featured in a recent article in The Chronicle of Philanthropy.  These University Library users are believed to be the first in the nation to receive undergraduate degrees in Philanthropic Studies.  Read more at The Chronicle of Philanthropy website.