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January 27, 2010

Large Format Printing

Need to print blueprints, a space plan or poster to present at a conference? Here are a few of the places you can do large-format printing around the U.

  1. The U of MN. St. Paul - Imaging Center in Snyder Hall is another: http://www.cbs.umn.edu/ic/posters/
  2. The U of MN. East bank - computer lab in B60 Coffman Memorial Union http://oit.umn.edu/computerlabs/using/printing/index.html
  3. The U of MN. West Bank - Map Library on the West Bank in Wilson: http://map.lib.umn.edu/printing

January 17, 2010

Rich (and Often Free) Literature of Agricultural and Applied Economics Associations

Magrath Librarian, Julie Kelly, recently published "Rich (and Often Free) Literature of Agricultural and Applied Economics Associations" in Journal of Agricultural & Food Information, Volume 10, Issue 2 April 2009 , pages 88 - 91.

To read the article via Citation Linker.

January 15, 2010

Free Scanning @ Magrath

Free scanning is now available at Magrath Library. Just bring your jump drive. Scanning may be done on the printer closest to the Reference Desk. The default file format is PDF, although TIFF and JPEG are also options. The default resolution is 300 dpi, and you may also select a higher one. Some older jump drives may not be compatible.

Please stop in or contact the Reference Desk at 624-1212 or magrath@umn.edu

3D Glasses @ Magrath Library

Some may find Magrath Library difficult to get around and others find unique architectural nooks and crannies. Take a look at the 3D glasses that make up Magrath Library and other photos, at: http://www.flickr.com/photos/pumbojones/tags/magrathlibrary/