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The Chronicle of Higher Education | News

August 29th 2014 @ 4:56am How Economically Diverse Is Your College? A 'New York Times’ Ranking May Soon Tell
The Chronicle of Higher Education | News

The newspaper's new project isn't trying to pick the best colleges.

August 29th 2014 @ 4:55am Political Scientists Propose New Ways to Engage Policy Makers and the Public
The Chronicle of Higher Education | News

The discipline should take concrete steps to support scholar outreach, including training and awards, says a report r

August 28th 2014 @ 4:57am NIH Tells Genomic Researchers: ‘You Must Share Data'
The Chronicle of Higher Education | News

Some researchers have worried that the mandate could create administrative red tape.

August 28th 2014 @ 4:55am Up-or-Down Votes on Deans? An Unusual System Feeds Tension at U. of Miami
The Chronicle of Higher Education | News

Three times in the past few years, faculty members have voted to oust deans. Twice they’ve been overruled.

August 28th 2014 @ 4:55am As People Shun Pollsters, Researchers Put Online Surveys to the Test
The Chronicle of Higher Education | News

Traditional polls, chasing nonrespondents, have grown too expensive.

Today's Hours

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  • Building Access There are electronic door entrances at the north, south, and east sides of the building. Building Access
  • Computer Workstations34 workstations in the library. Additional computers in room 2011. Computer Workstations
  • Copy Machine(s)14 cents a page with a Campus Access card, 20 cents using coins or one dollar bills. Copy Machine(s)
  • Food ServiceRPS cafe in the building atrium. Covered beverages allowed in the library. Food Service
  • Scanning5 scanners. One is for oversized materials such as K-12 textbooks. Scanning
  • Group Study SpaceGroup study tables in the center of the library. Group Study Space
  • Quiet Study SpaceThe carrels are designated for quiet study. Quiet Study Space
  • Printing2 printers with print release stations in the library. Color printer in room 2011. Printing
  • Lactation RoomEducation building room 4102 Lactation Room
  • CarrelsCarrels are located in the library for all to use. Carrels
  • Reserve ServicesFaculty and instructors may place library materials or personal materials on reserve. Reserve Services

Contact Info

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201 North Rose Street
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Gwendolyn Pershing
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(812) 856-8594

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