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  • Post date: March 11, 2011
    The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library is featuring a book display in the third floor honoring Women's History Month. Find President Obama's proclamation for the month here. Visit your library and learn more about about women's history, accomplishments, and contributions. As a reminder, all books inside the display are available for check-out. If you see something you like, take it with you. All you need is to tell the nice folks at Circulation, and they will be happy to open the case for you. No need to worry; I have other books I can put in, and I like when people borrow our books....
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: March 2, 2011
    The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library will have the following special hours for Spring Break: Saturday March 5: Regular Hours (9:00am-6:00pm) Sunday March 6: Regular Hours (1:00pm-12:00am) Monday March 7: 8:00am-8:00pm Tuesday March 8:00am-8:00pm Wednesday March 9: 8:00am-8:00pm Thursday March 10: 8:00am-8:00pm Friday March 11: 8:00am-5:00pm NOTE: THE LIBRARY WILL BE CLOSED ON SATURDAY MARCH 12, 2011 DUE TO ELECTRICAL WORK AND MAINTENANCE. We will resume regular hours on Sunday March 13, 2011. For more information, you can call 903-566-7343 or visit our website at http://...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: February 17, 2011
    This month we are honoring Black History Month in our Reference Book of the Week features. Today we are highlighting a double set:
    • Encyclopedia of African American History 1619- 1895: From the Colonial Period to the Age of Frederick Douglass (3 volumes). Call number: REF E 185 .E545 2006.
    • Encyclopedia of African American History: 1896 to the Present: From the Age of Segregation to the Twenty-First Century (5 volumes). Call number: REF E 185 .E5453 2009.
    The two sets were developed by the same editorial group. Basically, two sets were created in order to provide a comprehensive view on African American scholarship and history. With a total of eight volumes between the two sets, it is clear that...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: February 15, 2011
    Caduceus The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library presents the following Allied Health Database workshop. This is a webinar workshop, so you can learn right from the convenience of your computer. The details are:



    Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)

    Date: Friday, the 25th, at 10:30am. Elluminate Session (just follow the link...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: February 11, 2011
    After putting together the library's display for Black History Month, I still had a few books left. I am listing them here because I think they are worth sharing and reading. The books are usually located in the General Collection (Third Floor Stacks) unless otherwise noted.
    • Armstrong, Julie Buckner and Amy Schmidt, The Civil Rights Reader: American Literature from Jim Crow to Reconciliation. PS 508 .N3 C58 2009. This is a...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: February 7, 2011
    Black History Month National Park Service Promotional Poster

    Poster honoring Black History Month and promoting Black History sites in the National Park System. It was created by the National Park Service, Department of the Interior.

    The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library is pleased to announce that we have a book display honoring Black History Month. The display...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: February 1, 2011
    Campus administration has decided to cancel all classes in the UT Tyler campus after 5:00pm for today. This is what has been posted on the university website: Tuesday Evening Classes Cancelled All classes scheduled after 5 p.m. today have been cancelled. Although the road conditions in the Tyler area are clear, the cancellation was made in the interest of students who must travel from areas that are experiencing hazardous weather conditions as well as the Rusk County area that suffered damage from a tornado this morning. The Robert R. Muntz Library will remain open until 10:00pm this evening. We should be resuming regular hours tomorrow. However, students and patrons may want to call in (903...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: January 28, 2011
    All workshops are free and open to students, faculty and staff. No sign-in or appointment needed. Just pick a date that works for you and come on over. Questions? You can contact Angel Rivera, Outreach Librarian, at x7165 or via e-mail at arivera AT uttyler DOT edu. Spring 2010 Library Open Workshops Flyer
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  • Post date: January 20, 2011
    Attention UT Tyler students and faculty: Anthony Micchelli, Reference Librarian and Liaison Librarian to the College of Nursing, will be presenting an online workshop on CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature). The details are as follows: Event: Elluminate Web Conference: Friday, February 11th,2011. The event starts at 10:30am (CST). You can use the link above to attend the online workshop. You can join the session 30 minutes before the event (starting at 10:00am). Participants will be guided through CINAHL’s search features and functionalities in this hour-long workshop:
    • Basic Search, Advanced Search, CINAHL...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: December 17, 2010
    The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library will go to interim hours from December 18, 2010 to January 17, 2011. Please note that hours are subject to change. For further information or to verify the hours, you can contact the Reference Desk at 903-566-7343. The interim hours are as follows: Saturday December 18: CLOSED Sunday December 19: CLOSED Monday December 20 to Thursday December 23: 8:00am-5:00pm (we recommend calling ahead on Dec. 23 if you plan to come on campus). Friday December 24, 2010 to January 2, 2011: CLOSED Monday, January 3 to Friday January 7: 8:00am to 5:00pm...
    Posted By: root