News and Announcements

Each month we add new titles to the over 3 million resources already in our collections that are accessible to the FAU Community. This month is no different!  Below is a sampling of new ebooks to our collection! 

 

November is Native American Heritage Month

November is Native American Heritage Month. Check out this list of resources to join in paying tribute to the ancestry and traditions of Native Americans! A display of books available for check out can also be found in the lobby of the Wimberly Library on the Boca Raton campus.

 

Open Access

A faculty member provides her thoughts on using OA to publish a recent article and more information about making scholarly work more available using Open Access resources.  

 

Pinocchio

October 25 – 31, 2021 is International Open Access Week.  Scholars have become increasingly skeptical of OA publishers because of deceptive ones.  To help debunk these perceptions and to help determine deceptive publishers, the FAU Libraries will be hosting a webinar, Deceptive Publishers: What They Are & How to Evaluate Them for Open Access Week 2021.   

 

Announcing the Jaffe Center for Book Art's Helen M. Salzberg Artists in Residence for 2021/2022: Jaz Graf and Douglas Pierre Baulos.

 

Domestic Violence Awareness Month at FAU

The month of October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. In support of that, the FAU Libraries are highlighting some of the library resources that can help educate our community about domestic violence.

 

Newsletter

Join the FAU Libraries as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage month with events, activities, collection highlights, and more!

 

It's Peer Review Week, is recognized by publishers, organizations, and institutions to promote awareness of this important part of academic publishing and scholarly communication. Kristy Padron wrote a blog about the different types of peer review. 

 

Peer Review Week 2021 is September 20 – 24, 2021.  It is recognized by publishers, organizations, and institutions to promote awareness of this important part of academic publishing and scholarly communication. This blog post discusses what peer review is and the purpose of it. 

 

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month with the FAU Libraries from September 15th to October 15th! We have selected a variety of e-books and videos to help you learn more about this rich culture.