Posts tagged with: "FIU Libraries"

Language Day 2016

Language learning made fun at FIU

Why study a foreign language? Because it can lead to a great job. Zue Lopez Diaz is a junior studying […]

Student access to The New York Times has gone digital

Student access to The New York Times has gone digital

You might have noticed that The New York Times (NYT) paper racks have been empty this semester. That’s because the […]

Partnering with ALA to bring relief to the Caribbean through libraries

Partnering with ALA to bring relief to the Caribbean through libraries

Everyone knows that libraries are centers for learning. But after a disaster, libraries often take on an even more crucial […]

Aerial View of North Miami, Greater North Miami Historical Society

Digital Collections breathes new life into old history

Everyone knows “a picture is worth a thousand words.” But some pictures need a little help in getting those thousand […]

Artist-in-residence, local students plant the seeds of sustainability

Artist-in-residence, local students plant the seeds of sustainability

On Earth Day this year, a group of third-graders at Joella C. Good Elementary School gathered on their campus with […]

Travel grants offer scholars chance to explore Cuban culture

Travel grants offer scholars chance to explore Cuban culture

For more than 10 years, FIU Libraries, the Cuban Research Institute (CRI), and the Kimberly Green Latin American and Caribbean Center have offered […]

Green Library installs turnstiles

Green Library installs turnstiles

Located in the center of Modesto A. Maidique Campus, the Green Library sees about 9,000 visitors a day. Every FIU student has […]

Love story comes full circle in Green Library

Love story comes full circle in Green Library

Most graduates get flowers or a nice dinner to mark the occasion. But Craig Del Mundo had something even more […]

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Green School grad completes online archive of Haitian history

Green School grad completes online archive of Haitian history

Adam Silvia MA ’09 starts work this week at the Library of Congress in D.C. Just a day after he […]

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FIU catches Pokémon Go fever

FIU catches Pokémon Go fever

  We’ve all seen them – dozens of people sitting or standing around the fountain across from Primera Casa staring down at […]

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FIU, MDPD train staff to respond to armed assailants

FIU, MDPD train staff to respond to armed assailants

Columbine. Sandy Hook. Florida State University. Orlando. The list of mass shootings in the United States continues to grow, forever […]

New sea level rise resource demonstrates capabilities of Digital Scholars Lab

New sea level rise resource demonstrates capabilities of Digital Scholars Lab

As technology advances, research methodologies in the sciences, social sciences and the humanities are also shifting. A new resource at […]

Listen to musical recordings of a bygone era

Listen to musical recordings of a bygone era

Photo by Doug Garland ’10 FIU’s Diaz-Ayala Cuban and Latin American Popular Music Collection comprises more than 100,000 items, among […]

FIU Libraries increasing access by digitizing content

FIU Libraries increasing access by digitizing content

Whether it’s a professor posting course readings online, or searching JSTOR for the right article for your paper, more and […]

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Libraries extend hours for last two weeks of semester

Libraries extend hours for last two weeks of semester

What do FIU students need to succeed during finals week? Three things come to mind: a semester’s worth of good […]