Mar 5, 2014

Spring break--library hours

O'Grady library hours for Spring Break (Saturday March 8 - Sunday March 16) are as follows:
  • Monday - Friday: open 8 am - 5 pm
  • Closed both weekends (March 8 - 9 and March 15 - 16)
Enjoy the break!

Technology workshops at the library

Today is a student workshop on using Google Docs.  More workshosps will be held following spring break.  Contact Erik Gregory to sign up.


INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNOLOGY WORKSHOPS
date
time
 
All workshops are held in the O'Grady Library's lower level classroom.
 
 
RSVP to Erik Gregory egregory@stmartin.edu  to register for the workshops
 
 
 
 
1.       Moodle Grades
Set up your gradebook in Moodle, using weighted grades, sum of grades, grade categories, attendance, etc.  (for faculty)
March 3
12-1pm
2.       Google Docs      
Use Google Docs to co-author and edit articles, share projects and work on the same document from multiple computers and locations. (for faculty and staff)
March 4
5-6pm
3.       Google Docs     
Use Google Docs to work on the same project with groups and from multiple computers and locations. (for students)
March 5
4-5pm
4.       Poster Design   
Create striking posters to advertise your class, events, clubs, etc., using free image editing software. (for faculty, staff and students)
March 18
4-5pm
5.       Poster Design   
Create striking posters to advertise your class, events, clubs, etc., using free image editing software. (for faculty, staff and students)
March 19
4-5pm
6.       Screen Casting 
Use Camtasia Relay to record actions on your computer screen with audio, to create short instructional videos and lectures. (for faculty and staff)
March 26
4-5pm

Feb 12, 2014

O'Grady Library--closed on Mon., Feb. 17 for Presidents' Day

In observance of Presidents' Day the O'Grady Library will be closed. On Sat., Feb. 15 and Sun., Feb. 16, we will be open standard hours.

Feb 3, 2014

Saints Search workshops to be offered week of 2/3-2/6

Do you have questions about finding full-text articles, ordering material from Summit, or narrowing your search to books in the O'Grady Library collection?  The library is offering 30 minute introductory workshops for the new Saints Search discovery tool.

There will be seven workshops during the first week in February:

  • Monday, Feb 3rd @ 3:30pm for faculty and staff
  • Monday, Feb 3rd @ 5:00pm for all
  • Tuesday, Feb 4th @ 11:00am for students
  • Tuesday, Feb 4th @ 3:30pm for faculty and staff
  • Wednesday, Feb 5th @ 5:00pm for all
  • Thursday, Feb 6th @ 11:00 am for students
  • Thursday, Feb 6th @ 5:00pm for all
All workshops will be held in the O'Grady Library lower level classroom.

If you plan to attend a particular session, a quick RSVP to Serin Anderson would be most appreciated.

Jan 31, 2014

Saints Search outage Sunday, 2/2/2013

Starting at midnight on Sunday, February 2nd, Saints Search will be unavailable until roughly 7AM.  We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience while the system is undergoing scheduled updates.

Thank you,
-The staff at O'Grady Library