Author Archives: Katie Bohnert

GIS Day is Wednesday, November 16

GIS Day is Wednesday, November 16. To celebrate, the Ball State University GIS Knowledge Group will be hosting a student poster competition and faculty presentations in Bracken Library’s Schwartz Digital Complex from 1 to 4 p.m. Attendees will be able … Continue reading

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International Games Day @ Bracken Library returns 1 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, November 12!

International Games Day @ Bracken Library returns 1 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, November 12! Join us in celebrating the intellectual, cultural, and recreational value of games and gaming. Our event will feature tabletop games and a board game jam. … Continue reading

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University Libraries Celebrates Open Access Week

Please join Ball State University Libraries in celebrating Open Access Week, October 24-30, 2016! According to openaccessweek.org, Open Access Week is a global event that promotes open access as the new default in scholarship and research. Our festivities are free, … Continue reading

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New Printing Service in the University Libraries

The University Libraries and the Office of Information Technology updated to a new printing solution for Ball State students in August 2016.  The Student Print Smart service will be available at 20 locations in Bracken Library and computer spaces in … Continue reading

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Ball State University Libraries Exhibits the B-Western Collection of Dr. Ray White

Baby Boomers and others who recall the golden age of Western movies and television shows will be saying “Yippee-yi-yo-ki-yay” when they see the new Ball State Archives and Special Collections exhibit featuring the former Ball State professor Ray White’s collection … Continue reading

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2016 Copyright Conference

Ball State University Libraries are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 13th Annual Copyright Conference! This year’s Copyright Conference, Copyright Twilight Zone, will be on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at the Ball State Alumni Center, 8:30 … Continue reading

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New area in Science-Health Science Library

With smartphones, laptops, tablets, and other portable electronics everywhere, the demand for places to charge those devices is high. The requests for more power outlets to the Science-Health Science Library (SHSL) have not gone unheard. New electrical outlets and tables … Continue reading

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Ball State University Libraries Exhibit Celebrates Black History Month

A new Archives and Special Collections exhibit entitled The Other Side of Middletown: Celebrating Muncie’s African American History celebrates Muncie’s African American history through the scope of a Ball State immersive learning project completed in 2004. The exhibit runs from … Continue reading

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Be Aware of Suspicious Emails

A phishing email message encouraging users to reactivate their library accounts to be eligible for Document Delivery Service is circulating and is NOT from the University Libraries. Always check message sources and never click links to reset accounts in unsolicited … Continue reading

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Discover and Read e-Journals with expanded BrowZine app

The University Libraries is currently evaluating BrowZine, developed by Third Iron. This free app allows the Ball State community to access and read e-Journal content on Apple mobile devices, Android tablets and smartphones, and Kindle Fire HD tablets. The Libraries … Continue reading

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