February 21, 2009

New Books in Linguistics

Recently Acquired Books on Selected Topics in Linguistics:

Grammar, Comparative and general
Language Acquistion
Discourse Analysis

Translating and Interpreting
Lexicology and Lexicography
Indo-European Philology

February 17, 2008

Author's Rights: do you know yours?

Learn about Authors' Rights, a six-minute presentation by the University Libraries for scholars in the University community.

Read about the Libraries' efforts to help keep faculty informed about ways to retain your rights in the recent Daily article, and also note this article in the Chronicle:

The Chronicle of Higher Education
February 12, 2008
Harvard Faculty Adopts Open-Access Requirement

Continue reading "Author's Rights: do you know yours?" »

December 6, 2007

E-Journals for Linguistics and ESL

You can now browse the U of Minnesota, Twin Cities electronic journal holdings by subject category.

The 145 E-journals for Linguistics can be seen here and the 41 for ESL here.
(Scroll down a few inches for the first title.)

December 4, 2007

Books Moving to MLAC

Over the next six months, the University Libaries will move 150,000 volumes (generally older and lesser-used books) from Wilson Library to the nearby Minnesota Library Access Center in order to make room in the stacks for collection growth over the next five years.

To learn more about the move, check out the move http://www.lib.umn.edu/books/dewey07/dewFAQ.phtml.

To search the database of titles proposed for transfer, go here: http://www.lib.umn.edu/books/dewey07/dewReview.phtml.