Chester Fritz Library Updates

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Open Educational Resources

Categories: In and Around CFL, Notes from the Dean, Resources, Updates and Changes

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UND faculty and staff have done amazing work with OERs. We started working with them in 2015; in just 4 years, we’ve saved our students a cumulative total of approximately $8.5 million! Now, we’re doing even more. Thanks to the efforts of our student government, each NDUS institution was eligible for up to $15,000 for […]

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New Databases and Journals

Categories: Notes from the Dean, Resources, Updates and Changes

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In response to user demand, we have purchased many new databases and journals, listed below: Web of Science (WoS) – Online scientific citation indexing service. WoS was #1 on our wish list for 12+ years but was too pricey. Now, the current package costs less than Scopus, and we used one-time funds to buy complete […]

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Library Renovation: 7/22/19

Categories: In and Around CFL, Renovation Updates, Resources, Tips and Tricks, Updates and Changes

Yellow hard hat with words "Under Construction" on it

Today (Monday, July 22), preparations for installation of the sprinkler system are beginning on 3rd floor west side and will continue to the east side. Construction workers will soon start to wrap all the book shelving in plastic to keep it safe from construction dust and residue. If books are wrapped, please do not move […]

Chester Fritz Library north entrance

Renovation: Closures & Moves

Categories: In and Around CFL, Renovation Updates, Updates and Changes

Chester Fritz Library north entrance

The fence around the north and east sides of the building has been moved, so the bike racks are now available on the north side of the building. Check out the new banners around the perimeter of the fence to see sneak peeks of campus projects! North Entrance Closure: Don’t forget that the north entrance […]