KSL Revised Thanksgiving Break Hours
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:17:28 EST
Please note that Kelvin Smith Library will have the following revised hours for Thanksgiving Break. Wednesday, Nov. 26: Open 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (KSL closes early, no 24x7 services) Thursday, Nov. 27: KSL ClosedÃ¢Â€Â¨ Friday, Nov. 28: KSL ClosedÃ¢Â€Â¨ Saturday, Nov. 29: KSL ClosedÃ¢Â€Â¨ Sunday, Nov. 30: Return to...
Congratulations to KSL Arts & Humanities Info Fair Winner!
Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:12:10 EST
On October 17, Kelvin Smith Library hosted an Arts and Humanities Information Fair in conjunction with the library's homecoming weekend open house. Vendors from JSTOR, Data-Planet, Proquest and RefWorks were present to speak with students, faculty and alumni about their research products. Representatives from the Cleveland Public Library were also...
Cramelot Cafe Fall Break Hours
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:31 EST
Please note that Cramelot Cafe in Kelvin Smith Library will have revised hours beginning Sunday, October 26, during Case Western Reserve University's fall break. Cramelot will return to regular hours on Wednesday, October 29. See all revised hours below. Sunday, October 26: Closed Monday, October 27 - Tuesday, October 28:...
Sign Up for EndNote Workshops at Kelvin Smith Library
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 12:51:58 EST
Are you interested in learning how to better use EndNote? Sign up for an introductory or advanced hands-on workshop at Kelvin Smith Library to learn how to import and manage references, manage PDFs, format your paper in a style of your choice and collaborate online. Bringing your laptop with EndNote...
Citation Management Tool Comparison Session at KSL
Fri, 17 Oct 2014 14:34:13 EST
A citation management tool can help you gather references from webpages, catalogs and databases, store and organize your references, format your papers with in-text citations and bibliographies, and share your references. But which citation management tool is right for you? Kelvin Smith Library will host a session to introduce and...
Homecoming 2014 Events @ KSL
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 13:11:52 EST
Kelvin Smith Library will welcome alumni, students and their families for Homecoming 2014! Join us for the following events: Kelvin Smith Library Open House Friday, October 17, 2014 12 Ã¢Â€Â“ 3 p.m. Come and see why Kelvin Smith Library is the Ã¢Â€ÂœKnowledge and Creativity CommonsÃ¢Â€Â of Case Western Reserve University!...
Kelvin Smith Library joins HathiTrust!
Wed, 15 Oct 2014 08:28:51 EST
The Kelvin Smith Library at Case Western Reserve University is now a member of HathiTrust, a large-scale collaborative repository of digital content from major research institutions and libraries. With more than 90 partners,Ã‚Â HathiTrust aims to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. As a...
Celebrate Open Access Week with Kelvin Smith Library
Mon, 13 Oct 2014 08:12:25 EST
Kelvin Smith Library will participate in the worldwide celebration of Open Access Week, which runs October 20-26, 2014. The theme of this year's celebration, Generation Open, aims to engage the student population to learn more about open access issues. Throughout the week, KSL will feature displays and handouts in the...
Study Spaces for Faculty and Graduate Students Available at Kelvin Smith Library
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 08:35:56 EST
Current graduate students from the College of Arts and Sciences, Case School of Engineering and Weatherhead School of Management, and faculty from the College of Arts and Sciences are eligible to apply for study spaces at Kelvin Smith Library. These quiet spaces provide the opportunity to store and use...
Phone Chargers now Available for Loan!
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 16:52:42 EST
In response to popular demand, Kelvin Smith Library now has phone chargers available for loan at the Service Center. The following chargers can be checked out for up to three hours of use within KSL: iPhone lightning cable (iPhone 5 & 6 compatible) Android compatible charger cable Mini-USB charger cable...
Congrats to KSL Science & Engineering Info Fiesta Winners!
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:35:42 EST
Kelvin Smith Library organized a Science & Engineering Info Fiesta on September 24 to showcase many valuable resources. Publishers and vendors were available to answer questions, provide helpful tips, discuss new features and demonstrate their products. The event was well attended with over 160 students taking part in the...
Register Now for Fall CaseLearns Courses!
Tue, 30 Sep 2014 08:49:05 EST
Registration is now open for Kelvin Smith Library's fall 2014 CaseLearns workshops. All Case Western Reserve University students, faculty, staff and alumni can take these courses free of charge. Some of this semester's courses include: Digital Images Digital Video Web Design Making Your First GIS Map Creating a Custom Google...
View Book Display Inspired by 2014 Inamori Ethics Prize Recipient, Dr. Denis Mukwege
Mon, 29 Sep 2014 10:16:20 EST
In conjunction with the 2014 CWRU Inamori Center Ethics Prize events on October 1, 2014, Kelvin Smith Library is now featuring a display of books from our circulating collection that address many aspects of sexual violence against women in and out of war zones. These books, as well as information...
Register now for the Freedman Center's 2014 Digital Scholarship Colloquium!
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 09:43:58 EST
The Freedman Center for Digital Scholarship will host a colloquium entitled, "Pedagogy and Practices" on November 6-7, 2014 at Kelvin Smith Library. Presented in collaboration with the University of Rochester, Vanderbilt University and Washington University in St. Louis, the event will bring together both faculty and librarians across disciplines to...
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with an Art Show at KSL
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 08:49:56 EST
To celebrate national Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15- Oct. 15), a special art show featuring local Latin American artists from Puerto Rico, Cuba, Guatemala and Mexico will be on display at Kelvin Smith Library. The show will open Sept. 12, from 5-8 p.m., with an artistsÃ¢Â€Â™ reception at the library...