Upcoming Events
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopWhether you are working on a term paper, thesis, or preparing a performance, the resources you access online are your "breadcrumbs" - the path you take to locate your sources. Amy Edmonds, Music and Media Librarian, will offer tips for documenting online sources, including recordings, videos, sheet music, and born-digital material. Feel free to contact her in advance with your questions or to set up a one-on-one consultation if you are unable to attend the workshop.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopNaxos Music Library is a subscription-based music streaming resource for classical music provided by the Ball State University Libraries. With over a million tracks available, you may wish to select preferred performances to use for personal study or sharing with others. This workshop will cover the basics of searching and selecting tracks for listening, the steps for setting up a playlist for personal or studio use, and information about citing or sharing tracks in bibliographies or assignments.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopMusicians and researchers interested in music often need very specific items or types of items within the Libraries’ extensive collections. This workshop will address subject headings, formats, keywords, and faceted search strategies specific to music materials. Amy Edmonds, Music and Media Librarian, will guide users to the most useful features of OneSearch based on common needs of musicians, but will also address specific questions as attendees follow on their own devices. Feel free to email questions in advance.
12 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopEver read an intriguing article and wanted to read more about the topic? Join the University Libraries to learn how to use citation chaining to find articles that cited and were cited by an article you have found. You'll also learn how to use article metadata to find additional articles about the same subjects. Feel free to bring an article to work with!
4 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopThe University Libraries offers access to scholarly articles about music through several online databases. This workshop will cover basic principles of database searching as well as specific techniques for music databases, and strategies for keeping up with new publications. Amy Edmonds, Music and Media Librarian, will guide users to the most useful features of RILM Abstracts of Music Literature, Oxford Music Online, and Music Index based on common needs of musicians, but will also address specific questions as attendees follow on their own devices. Feel free to email questions in advance.
11 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries offers diverse options for supporting your Fall Semester classes. Learn about the many ways to introduce your students to the Libraries and how librarians can collaborate with you to build your students’ information literacy and research skills. We offer in-person and online instruction sessions, and can create assignment-focused course guides.
7 p.m.
Hot Fun in the SummertimeJoin us on June 30, 2021 at 7pm for an exciting panel presentation about summertime fun in Muncie and Delaware County. This session will tell stories about drive-in movie theaters, summer swimming, and vacation trips. The presentation will feature historic photographs and maps from local archives. Register for the event to receive a confirmation email with a link to join the program.
10 a.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
2 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopPlease join the University Libraries for a livestream presentation on EndNote, a free citation management software. If you need to manage lots of citations, EndNote might be the solution for you. Use it to organize references and create bibliographies in many citation styles, including APA and MLA.
3 p.m.
University Libraries WorkshopUniversity Libraries offers diverse options for supporting your Fall Semester classes. Learn about the many ways to introduce your students to the Libraries and how librarians can collaborate with you to build your students’ information literacy and research skills. We offer in-person and online instruction sessions, and can create assignment-focused course guides.