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November 17th Webinar about Web of Science

Register for the library's webinar on the citation database Web of Science on Tuesday, November 17 from 10:30A-11:30A MST. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. We look forward to seeing you soon!


Newly Curated Data Science Special Collection

The library has created a curated list of eBooks on data science topics with that you can access off- or on-campus. You can access the items directly or through our Special Collection webpage.


Retraction Watch

Retraction is a mechanism for correcting literature and alerting readers to articles that contain flawed or erroneous content that render their findings and conclusions unreliable. A 2020 study found about 800,000 articles whose authors cite a retracted paper (Fu and Schneider).

Retraction Watch is a blog that reports on scientific papers retractions. Launched in August 2010, its parent organization is the Center for Scientific Integrity. Contact a librarian if you would like to learn more about identifying retracted papers within literature searches.


Celebrate GIS Day on November 18

Started in 1999 by the Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI), its purpose is to showcase the benefits of GIS and promote its many activities. These include creating maps, data visualizations, analysis, and applications. GIS data reveals geographic patterns and relationships that help decision makers.

You can check out the following titles and more about GIS: Advanced Environmental Monitoring with Remote Sensing Time Series Data and R, Enterprise GIS, From Geographic Information Systems to Spatial Data Infrastructures, Geospatial Information System Use in Public Organizations, QGIS and Generic Tools. Learn about more ways to celebrate!