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November 16, 2007

Online Exhibit: "Botanical Art of a Different Kind"

The Plant Pathology Library has created an online exhibit of art in phytopathology: "Botanical Art of a Different Kind" from its collection, including from rare books.

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New Agriculture Librarian: Leslie Delserone

Leslie Delserone started as Agriculture Librarian on October 15, 2007. She is the liaison librarian for the departments of Agronomy and Plant Genetics, Animal Science, Bioproducts and Biosystems Engineering, and Soil, Water and Climate.

She has a M.S. in Plant Pathology from The Pennsylvania State University; and a M.A. Library and Information Science from The University of Iowa.

Leslie is happy to provide reference assistance and instructional support for these subject areas, as well as for agricultural education and general agriculture. Please feel free to contact her at delse001@umn.edu or 612-626-6833; her office is 84 Magrath Library.

November 8, 2007

RefWorks Basics

Learn the basics of using RefWorks, the Web-based citation manager that is available to all U of M Faculty, students and staff. Adding references to RefWorks will be covered, as well as exporting them to Word, and selecting a style (MLA, APA, etc) for your bibliography. See http://www.lib.umn.edu/refworks/ for more details about RefWorks.

Instructor:Julie Kelly
Time: Wednesday, November 14, 2007 2:30 PM -- 3:45 PM
Location: Magrath Library Instruction Room - St. Paul

Register here: http://www.lib.umn.edu/registration/#eventidXX75