9/11 Display

This September marks the 17th anniversary of 9/11, one of the worst attacks on American soil. Rohrbach Library now has a display in memory of that terrible day.Image-1 This display includes some very interesting pieces, including newspapers from September 2001 reporting on the attack. Be sure to check this display out on the second floor (in the quiet space). Here are some resources about the attack:

Video Resources:

September 11, 2001: The First Tower Collapse

This Day In History: September 20, 2001 – George W. Bush Addresses Congress after 9/11

Changes in Airport Security Post 9/11

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9/11 Museum

Documenting Attacks of September 11, 2001

Declassified: The Taliban

My Life After 9/11

SEALS Respond to 9/11

Bill Moyers Journal: 9/11: For the Record

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Print Resources:

Above Hallowed Ground: A Photographic Record of September 11, 2001 by Photographers of The New York City Police Department 

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Running Toward Danger: Stories About the Breaking News of 9/11

Never Forget: An Oral History of September 11, 2001

 

After The Fall: New Yorkers Remember September 2001 And The Years That Followed (e-book)

What Changed When Everything Changed: 9/11 and the Making of National Identity (e-book)

Inside 9-11: What Really Happened

September 11, 2001: American Writers Respond

One Nation: America Remembers September 11, 2001

11 September 2001: War, Terror, and  Judgement (e-book)

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2018 Open House

Rohrbach Library is having it’s annual Open House from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Tuesday, September 18th, 2018! Be sure to stop by to explore the building and the resources the library has to offer (both physical and digital)! There will be plenty of snacks and goodies for all to enjoy, and a super fun scavenger hunt!!! Follow the link below to see more on this exciting event!

library.kutztown.edu/2018openhouse

New Films on Kanopy for July

Beat the summer heat with the latest new releases on Kanopy! Stream films anytime, anywhere, on all your preferred devices.

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Just For KU: Complimentary Access to The New York Times

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Rohrbach Library, in partnership with the SGA, offers the KU community complimentary access to the nytimes.com site.  This service requires that you reactivate your NYTimes.com pass once a year.  If you’re getting a message that you’ve exceeded your article views, it’s time to update your pass.

It’s easy! Click on over to our authenticated institutional pass site at https://library.kutztown.edu/newyorktimes and login to reactivate your pass for another year.

Any questions? Contact RL’s Electronic Resources Librarian for more info.

NoodleTools to end July 15, 2018

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Rohrbach Library will no longer subscribe to NoodleTools after July 15, 2018 – but no worries! There are a number of resources that will do the job right at your fingertips.

NoodleTools Express

This tool is for when you just need a quick citation. Create a single MLA, APA, or Chicago-style reference and copy and paste it into your document. No login required. Access other free NoodleTools resources here.

BibMe

BibMe is an automatic citation creator that supports MLA, APA, and Chicago formatting. Among the optional features available are a smart proofreader to add citations directly into your paper, offer suggestions on grammar and style, and help you to avoid unintentional plagiarism. Some free options come with use limitations.

EasyBib

EasyBib is very similar to BibMe in terms of functionality, offering a free bibliography generator providing automatic works cited and bibliography formatting for MLA, APA and Chicago/Turabian citation styles. EasyBib also includes an online plagiarism checker and grammar check service. Some free options come with use limitations.

OttoBib

Make a bibliography or works cited using just ISBN numbers. Easy, fast, free, and also available as a browser extension. Formatting options are MLA, APA, and Chicago/Turabian.

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Office Support provides thorough step-by-step instructions on adding citations and creating your bibliography in Word. There’s also a great section on automatic formatting and bibliography generation. Select from APA, MLA, Chicago, and other formats. These features apply only to Word for Office 365, Word 2016, Word 2013, Word 2010, and Word 2007.

What are your favorite tools? Let us know!

 

New on Kanopy this Month, Featuring Kedi & More!

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Check out the new Kanopy releases today!

Important Information about Rohrbach Library’s Interlibrary Loan Service

Interlibrary Loan is moving to Tipasa, OCLC’s cloud-based ILL system! The link to the new patron portal is https://4945.account.worldcat.org/profile/, where users can create or edit accounts, retrieve articles, place requests, and check the status of open requests. Tipasa’s official start date is Monday, April 2nd, but the system is up and running NOW, so sign in and explore! Beginning April 2nd, ILLiad will no longer be available, and Tipasa’s patron portal will take the place of the ILLiad page. For questions or assistance, please contact ILL at kupill@kutztown.edu.

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