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Research Help available over Spring Break!

OU's Instruction & Research Help librarians will still be available to assist with your research questions via chat, email, and phone during OU's spring break week (Monday, February 22 - Friday, February 26). Our daily service hours will vary during this week, but see when we're available and get help at our Ask-a-Librarian webpage.


Research Help available over Spring Break!

OU's Instruction & Research Help librarians will still be available to assist with your research questions via chat, email, and phone during OU's spring break week (Monday, February 22 - Friday, February 26). Our daily service hours will vary during this week, but see when we're available and get help at our Ask-a-Librarian webpage.


Research Help available over Spring Break!

OU's Instruction & Research Help librarians will still be available to assist with your research questions via chat, email, and phone during OU's spring break week (Monday, February 22 - Friday, February 26). Our daily service hours will vary during this week, but see when we're available and get help at our Ask-a-Librarian webpage.


OpenEdWeek 2021 faculty presentations

Join us on March 3rd from 12-1 to celebrate Open Education Week and to hear three of the first affordable course material stipend recipients discuss converting their courses to free and open materials. Open Education Week 2021, (March 1-5) is an annual global celebration that seeks to highlight open education efforts worldwide.  The gathering will take place virtually.


Pontiac Oral Histories

In the 1970s, OU conducted interviews of older Black residents of Pontiac to capture their stories. Most had come from the South in the 1920s and lived through the Great Depression and war in Pontiac. Learn more about the recordings and the woman who started the project, Johnetta Brazzell.


Black Lives Matter: Panel Discussion


OU Libraries and Center for Multicultural Initiatives in recognition of African American Celebration Month present: Black Lives Matter Panel Discussion.

A recording of this event is now available. You can view it here: BLM Panel Discussion.

Learn more about this event.


CINAHL virtual workshops

The library is offering virtual CINAHL workshops -- on Feb 4, Feb 11, March 4, and March 11 -- that are designed to help students learn how to effectively search CINAHL and save time completing assignments in nursing classes. Students need to enroll in the workshop to be able to join the Zoom session.


2021 Frank Lepkowski Undergraduate Research in Writing Award: Nominations Now Open!

Nominations are now open for OU Libraries' Frank Lepkowski Undergraduate Research in Writing Award, which recognizes up to two students who have most successfully integrated library resources, discovered through their own research in a course paper or project. Thanks to Oakland University Credit Union's generous sponsorship, $1500 first place and $1000 second place scholarship prizes are available. Students can self-nominate, or faculty can nominate students, today! The deadline is February 19, 2021. 


OU Libraries Services During COVID

Check the OU Libraries REMOTE & IN-PERSON website for the most up-to-date information regarding available library services and resources during the pandemic.


Treasures of the OU Archives: A Virtual Event featuring "The Land of Healthful Delight"

The Rod and Susan Wilson Collection of Rochester History

Rod Wilson shared his expertise and experience as a collector, as well as stories and tidbits about some of the interesting items in the collection. . View the recorded Zoom event.

See the online Land of Healthful Delight exhibit.


Finding Quality Information on COVID-19 (coronavirus)

If you are seeking free, reliable, and up-to-date information on coronavirus (COVID-19), OU Libraries recommend online resources available through the CDCWHO, and MedlinePlus. Those affiliated with OU should also stay informed about restrictions on university-sponsored travel and other guidelines to protect the campus community by visiting the institution's coronavirus webpage. Thanks to the OUWB Medical Library for identifying these quality medical resources!

 

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