Training on New Website

Individual and department training is available on navigating and using the new website. Please contact Philip Walker ( or Rachel Walden (

Bloomberg BMC Training

Plan to enhance your resume, increase your in-depth knowledge of company financials, market data, commodities and other instruments, and enhance your research toolkit by completing the Bloomberg BMC training, which replaced the earlier Bloomberg BESS training as of 8/31/16. Bloomberg Market Concepts (BMC) is an 8-hour, self-paced, e-learning video course consisting of four modules (Economic… Keep Reading

Researching Seminar and Note Topics

Are you on a law journal, trying to find the perfect Note topic? Or is your seminar paper topic challenging your research skills? If you have these, or any scholarly legal research quandaries this semester, then come by the Massey Law Library and ask one of our Reference Librarians about the many research tools at your disposal…. Keep Reading

Faculty: Improve Student Research with Embedded Librarians

Embedding a librarian in your Blackboard course provides consistent and personalized assistance for your students. An embedded librarian is especially useful for flipped and hybrid classes that involve a research component. In addition to Blackboard, librarians can be embedded in curricular and assignment development, partner in the assessment of student learning, provide on-site office hours,… Keep Reading

Simplify copyright clearance for teaching materials

A new tool, called SIPX, will help streamline the copyright clearance process. Integrated with Blackboard, SIPIX draws in all types of content and data, including library-licensed content and open-access materials. The library will host SIPX training for faculty and staff from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. on July 26, 27 and 28 at the Central Library,… Keep Reading

Here’s Daniel!

Daniel is a second year student from Wisconsin (Go Badgers!), but born in Nigeria, in the college of arts and science. He is Pre-med and pursuing a major in Neuroscience and minor in classics. In his spare time, he likes to read, play video games and practice cardistry (If you don’t know what it is,… Keep Reading

Meet Dami Lasisi

Dami Lasisi is a second year Master candidate in Economics at the Graduate Program in Economic Development at Vanderbilt. She moved from Nigeria to pursue further education in the United States. She has explored several avenues for social and economic development in sub-Saharan African countries, especially Nigeria. She has research experience on Sino-African relations, specifically… Keep Reading

Flannery O’Connor’s Letters: A Social Network Analysis

TUESDAY MARCH 29, 4:00 PM CENTRAL LIBRARY, ROOM 800BB   Novelist Flannery O’Connor was a prolific correspondent, especially after an illness forced her to retire to her family farm in Georgia. Many of her letters were published in the seminal collection The Habit of Being: Letters of Flannery O’Connor (1979). These letters allowed scholars glimpses… Keep Reading

Anis Zulaikha Kamaruddin

Anis Kamaruddin is a junior in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering. She is an international student from Malaysia. She was inspired to further her studies overseas after she participated in the Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths (JENESYS Programme) in 2011. After completing her high school, she went to one of the local… Keep Reading