Latvia, one of the three Baltic states, is a small energetic country with a rich culture and history. Through wars, occupations, and repressions, Latvians have been able to sustain their language, culture and national memory, which have enabled the country to recover from the half-century long Soviet annexation with an enormous speed after regaining their independence in 1991.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Join Stanford Toastmasters for Stanford Staff
Toastmasters provides a safe, low-cost, and effective learning environment for people looking to improve their communication and leadership skills.
Next club meeting:
Tuesday, April 1
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Green Earth Sciences Building, Room 365
How does a library consult for a research methodologies class lead to the inspiration for a speech on extra-terrestrial construction? Last Fall, the Engineering Librarians were asked to consult on library resources and services for Prof. Levitt’s Research Methodologies class (CEE316) for the Sustainable Built Environment PhD program.
Thursday, March 20, 2014
North Carolina State University Libraries’ James B. Hunt Jr. Library recognized for its signature building that leverages digital technology to foster collaboration, reflection and awe.
Entries for this year’s Stanford Prize for Innovation in Research Libraries (SPIRL) spanned the globe. Institutions from Germany, Japan, Korea and Spain as well as several from the U.S. competed for the international award and recognition.