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Featured Database: Morningstar Investment Research Center

9 July 2019 - 11:00am
Parrish Library’s Featured Database will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This time we’re featuring Morningstar Investment Research Center, brought to you by Morningstar, Inc. Link: is the alphabetical list of the databases specially selected for those in a business program of study. […]

Purdue Libraries and School of Information Studies Faculty Awarded Nearly $250K IMLS Grant

2 July 2019 - 2:01pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN — Faculty in Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies are part of a team of academic library faculty who recently were selected to receive a $249,179 award through the Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program via the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS). Along with librarians at the University […]

Information Literacy & Student Performance Research Article Makes Top 20 on ALA LIRT Annual List

28 June 2019 - 8:29am
“It can be challenging for instruction librarians to create sustained collaborations with instructors beyond the one-shot instruction session. The results from this study make a compelling case for why collaborating with disciplinary instructors on course design―such as working together to design meaningful assignments throughout the term―can provide benefits for students in gaining information literacy skills, […]

Open House for “Apollo in the Archives: Armstrong Papers” Exhibit Set for July 19

21 June 2019 - 8:19am
  The “Apollo in the Archives: Selections from the Neil Armstrong Papers” exhibit commemorates the 50th anniversary of the first manned spaceflight that landed on the moon – where Purdue alumnus Neil Armstrong took those famed first steps – and coincides with Purdue University’s July celebration of the moon landing, as well as the University’s […]