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  • Post date: January 13, 2010
    By now, most readers know of the catastrophic earthquake (link to BBC News Service) that hit the Caribbean island nation of Haiti. Relief efforts are already on the way, and they do need help from folks in terms of donations. Here are some resources that may be of interest:
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: January 11, 2010
    Note: this article was written by Angel Rivera, Outreach Librarian,  in the Fall 2008 edition of the library newsletter Muntz Library Musings. We are cross-posting it here since this is a very common question we get at the reference desk.

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    We often get this question at the reference desk: “Do you have any textbooks?” The person asking is usually asking if we have textbooks for classes at UT Tyler. The basic answer is “no.” The library does not purchase textbooks for the classes at UT Tyler. This is a common request, but there are some...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: December 23, 2009
    By order of UT Tyler President Dr. Mabry, the UT Tyler campus is closing down at 12:00 noon. THE ROBERT R. MUNTZ LIBRARY WILL CLOSE TODAY AT 12:00 NOON. We will reopen on Monday, January 4, 2010. Remember you can always visit our website (http://library.uttyler.edu) any time, and if you are affiliated to the university, you can use the databases and other subscription-based resources. Have a safe and happy holiday.
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: December 11, 2009
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  • Post date: November 25, 2009
    President Mabry has ordered that the campus close at noon today in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. The Robert R. Muntz Library will close at 12:00pm (noon) today, Wednesday November 25. We will reopen for regular hours on Saturday November 28. Have a safe and happy Thanksgiving.
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: November 24, 2009
    The Robert R. Muntz Library will have the following hours for the 2009 Thanksgiving Holiday:

    Wednesday November 25, 2009: 7:30am-5:00pm

    Thursday November 26, 2009: CLOSED

    Friday November 27, 2009: CLOSED

    The library will reopen for regular hours on Saturday November 28, 2009.
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: November 19, 2009
    The Robert R. Muntz Library has a book display in observance of National Native American Heritage Month. In the course of putting together that display, I found various links to website and free online resources that may be of interest. Here is the list:

     

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    Posted By: root
  • Post date: November 17, 2009
    The UT Tyler Robert R. Muntz Library is featuring a display to honor National Native American Heritage Month (link to the 2009 Presidential Proclamation) which takes place every year during the month of November. The display can be viewed on the...
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: November 16, 2009
    Read the Fall 09 Muntz Library Musings online at http://library.uttyler.edu/newsletters.html. Some of the topics in this issue include:
    • The library director discusses library assessment and how it helps us serve the campus community
    • A recap of the University Archives' fall event and display
    • New library zoning for quiet and group study
    • The library has two new librarians
    Printed copies of the newsletter are available on the 2nd floor of the library. You can read all previous issues at the link above or by going to the library's homepage and clicking About > Newsletters.
    Posted By: root
  • Post date: November 13, 2009
    Check out the Muntz Library's new Research Guide on Health Care Reform & Management. With links to statistics, surveys, policies, books, databases, news, etc., it is a great place to start as a point of reference for a research assignment, or to satisfy your personal curiosity about the national debate. The library offers 51 Research Guides on all subjects—all created by librarians. If you have an assignment for class but are unsure where to start, use one of these guides. Each guide also has a chat widget on the right side of the screen, in which you can ask for help from a librarian. Don't be shy about asking chatting with us; we like to...
    Posted By: root

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