Join us for Concierge 12, the Science and Engineering Libraries and Collections session, to learn about the constellation of resources, services and collections offered to the Stanford Community.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
What's Your Favorite Database and Why?
When: Wednesday, May 8, 2-3:30
Where: IC Classroom
We have 1,249 databases at last count. How do we recommend a database to a scholar? Scholar status and discipline are key.
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Can you find out where, when and who took that picture on your wall or collection? What about the origin of that collectible item sitting on your shelf?
Whether text, images, street view or other formats, effective web searching has become indispensable in research, academics and even hobbies. To help you sharpen your web search skills, we have assembled 6 sessions on Advanced Power Searching, based on and covering lessons from the Massive Open Online Class (MOOC) recently offered by Google.
Monday, April 15, 2013
SUL's Preservation Department is co-sponsoring an art conservation lecture on Saturday, April 27th, titled "Gamblin Conservation Colors, Artist's Pigments, and Contemporary Painting."
The speaker is Robert Gamblin who founded Gamblin Conservation Colors in 2000, and whose colors have been used across the world for restoration and conservation purposes to repair damaged works of art. Please come and enjoy this fascinating talk at the Cantor Arts Center, with a reception to follow. See flyer for more information.
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org