Category: General Milne Info

Finals Week Stress Relief: Tea and Daily Therapy Dogs at Milne Library!

Monday May  13, 12–2:30 p.m Tea Time: Need some caffeine…but not too much? Join us in Milne Library for tea in the lobby! Both caffeinated & decaf tea will be available to help you stay focused on your work.
Monday May  13, 1–2 p.m  Get Your Furry Fix: Stop by Milne Library to relax with two therapy dogs!
Tuesday May 14, 11 a.m.–noon Get Your Furry Fix: Stop by Milne Library to relax with a therapy dog!
Tuesday May 14, 12–2:30 p.m  Tea Time: Need some caffeine…but not too much? Join us in Milne Library for tea in the lobby! Both caffeinated & decaf tea will be available to help you stay focused on your work.
Tuesday May 14, 1–2 p.m Get Your Furry Fix: Stop by Milne Library to relax with a therapy dog!
Wednesday May 15,  1–2 p.m Get Your Furry Fix: Stop by Milne Library to relax with a therapy dog!

 

 

De-stress at Milne! Finals Week Dog Therapy and more, starting Friday May 10, 11am!

Throughout Finals Week, Milne has stress-relieving activities for you! Schedule is below:
Friday May  10, 11 a.m.–noon Get Your Furry Fix: Stop by Milne Library to relax with a therapy dog!
Friday May  10, 2–4 p.m  Stressed Is Desserts Backwards! Everyone knows that carbohydrates help with studying…so join us in Milne Library for brownies & rice krispie treats to help your studying efforts!

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Extended and 24-HOUR Finals Week Schedule! Good luck everyone!

https://www.geneseo.edu/library/library-hours Milne Library will be open 24 hours through Wednesday, May 15.

Complete schedule is here!

Best wishes  to everyone during Finals Week!

 

 

Indigenous Peoples: North America Database

Indigenous Peoples: North America sources collections from across Canadian and American institutions, providing insight into the cultural, political and social history of Native Peoples from the seventeenth into the twentieth century.  This database includes manuscripts; book collections; newspapers from various tribe and Indian-related organizations; materials such as Bibles, dictionaries and primers in Indigenous languages. https://proxy.geneseo.edu/login?url=http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/geneseo?db=INDP

You can also find the Indigenous Peoples: North America Database on the Milne Library A-Z Databases page, https://libguides.geneseo.edu/az.php

 

Researching Local or College History? Make an appointment or drop in!

Milne offers a handy Appointment Calendar: https://www.geneseo.edu/library/special-collections-milne-library

as well as drop-in hours:

  • Mondays: 1-4pm
  • Thursdays: 1-4pm

For in-depth research questions, including anything involving the Wadsworth Family Papers or the Carl Schmidt Collection in Historic Architecture, appointments are required.   Milne Special Collections has you covered!

Special Collections Appointment Calendar:

Search thousands of open dissertations at Milne!

https://libguides.geneseo.edu/EOD Institutions are seeking strategies to make their students’ theses and dissertations as widely visible and cited as possible. With EBSCO Open Dissertations, institutions and students are offered an innovative approach to meeting these goals by driving additional traffic to ETDs in institutional repositories. The program is free for authors and participating institutions with the desired end of making significant open-access content more readily discoverable to end-users within and beyond academic institutions.

You can also find EBSCO Open Dissertations on the Milne Library A-Z Databases page, https://libguides.geneseo.edu/az.php

 

Agriculture and Horticulture Databases at Milne!

Spring is on its way to the agriculturally-centered Geneseo, NY region!  Milne Library has access to agricultural and horticultural databases for your research, as well as for gardening and horticultural tips.

AgEconSearch contains over 130,000 records in  agricultural economics, including sub disciplines such as agribusiness, food supply, natural resource economics, environmental economics, policy issues, agricultural trade, and economic development.  Open Access (as in, no login needed!)
http://ageconsearch.umn.edu/

AGRICOLA The AGRicultural Online Access  database contains citations of works in agriculture and related fields published since the fifteenth century. Links to many full-text documents on the web are included.  AGRICOLA is also open to the public. http://agricola.nal.usda.gov/

Agriculture Collection (GALE) A comprehensive database of over 10 million periodicals supporting research in agriculture and related fields, from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.  This is available on campus only, or via Geneseo single sign-on.
https://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=PPAG&u=geneseo

Botanicus Digital Library is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature, including illustrations and rare volumes  from the Missouri Botanical Garden Library.
https://www.botanicus.org

Gardening, Landscape, and Horticulture Collection offers biotechnologists, farmers, hobbyists, and landscape architects alike access to important content relevant to their pursuits. Popular topics include beekeeping, rose care, mulching, and landscaping.  This is available on campus only, or via Geneseo single sign-on.
https://go.galegroup.com/ps/start.do?p=PPGL&u=geneseo

You can also find these databases on the Milne Library A-Z Databases page, https://libguides.geneseo.edu/az.php

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