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Joint Transportation Research Program (JTRP) celebrates milestone of 1 million downloads

News & Announcements - 16 December 2014 - 2:00pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. –Purdue University Libraries and the Joint Transportation Research Program achieved a major milestone on Dec.7 with over 1 million downloads of technical reports within the Libraries’ Purdue e-Pubs, the university’s worldwide online open access Institutional document repository. JTRP technical reports are from research projects conducted through collaboration with the Indiana Department of […]

GIS Day Celebration at Purdue University

News & Announcements - 16 December 2014 - 1:23pm
GIS Day Celebration at Purdue University By Nicole Kong   The 7th GIS Day celebration hosted by Purdue University Libraries was held on November 6th and 7th. It was a wonderful event to connect the GIS community on campus and beyond. During both days of celebration, the community got to know more GIS resources both […]

Hicks Library to Host Study Break Activities

News & Announcements - 9 December 2014 - 2:34pm
Purdue University Libraries will offer study break activities for students in Hicks Undergraduate Library during prep and finals week to help Purdue students alleviate stress. All of these events are free and light refreshments will be served. Activities that will be offered are: Therapy Dogs and Cats Caring Paws volunteers will bring dog and cat […]

Purdue Payload Slated to Fly on First Test Flight of Orion Vehicle

Archives and Special Collections - 4 December 2014 - 2:18pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Items representing Purdue University’s contributions to flight and space history were to fly onboard this week’s first test of Orion from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex. Purdue is the alma mater of 23 NASA astronauts. The Orion flight test, a two-orbit, four-hour flight that will test many of […]

Purdue Payload Slated to Fly on First Test Flight of Orion Vehicle

News & Announcements - 4 December 2014 - 2:18pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Items representing Purdue University’s contributions to flight and space history were to fly onboard this week’s first test of Orion from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station’s Space Launch Complex. Purdue is the alma mater of 23 NASA astronauts. The Orion flight test, a two-orbit, four-hour flight that will test many of […]

2014 “Why I Love Purdue Libraries” Video Contest Winners Announced

News & Announcements - 25 November 2014 - 2:40pm
The 2014 “Why I Love Purdue Libraries” video contest recently ended. This year, as with last year, there was another fantastic group of student videos submitted. Our Undergraduate Student Libraries Advisory Council (USLAC) recently reviewed the video finalists and selected the winners. Libraries Dean Jim Mullins met with the winners and presented them with their […]

Approaching One Million Downloads for JTRP Technical Reports: PurdueLibraries/e-Pubs Proud Partner

Purdue Press News - 25 November 2014 - 2:04pm
Approaching One Million Downloads for Joint Transportation Research Program (JTRP) Technical Reports: Purdue University Libraries/Purdue e-Pubs looks forward to celebrating this milestone with JTRP and partners and hope to name the millionth soon. Stay tuned!http://lnkd.in/e7ZBNPd

Approaching One Million Downloads for JTRP Technical Reports: PurdueLibraries/e-Pubs Proud Partner

News & Announcements - 25 November 2014 - 2:04pm
Approaching One Million Downloads for Joint Transportation Research Program (JTRP) Technical Reports: Purdue University Libraries/Purdue e-Pubs looks forward to celebrating this milestone with JTRP and partners and hope to name the millionth soon. Stay tuned!http://lnkd.in/e7ZBNPd

Purdue News – Purdue Libraries celebrates gift of Armstrong papers

News & Announcements - 22 November 2014 - 8:17am
Purdue News – Purdue Libraries celebrates gift of Armstrong papers.

Purdue Receives Neil Armstrong Papers

News & Announcements - 21 November 2014 - 3:42pm
Purdue University on Friday (Nov. 21) recognized Carol Armstrong for the gift of papers valued at more than $3.4 million from her late husband, Neil A. Armstrong, a 1955 Purdue graduate and the first person to step on the moon. Carol Armstrong, along with alumnus astronaut Gene A. Cernan, the most recent person to walk […]

Purdue News – Purdue to be featured as part of C-SPAN’s 2014 Cities Tour

News & Announcements - 21 November 2014 - 3:04pm
Purdue News – Purdue to be featured as part of C-SPAN%25E2%2580%2599s 2014 Cities Tour.

This Week’s Featured Database: SimplyMap from Geographic Research, Inc.

News & Announcements - 17 November 2014 - 10:10am
Welcome to Database of the Week.  This feature from the Roland G. Parrish Library of Management & Economics is intended to give you a brief introduction to a database that you may not know, with only basic information to get you started.  Hopefully, you will be tempted to explore this or other databases. This Week’s […]

This Week’s Featured Database: Hospitality & Tourism Complete, from EBSCOhost

News & Announcements - 10 November 2014 - 9:09am
Welcome to Database of the Week.  This feature from the Roland G. Parrish Library of Management & Economics is intended to give you a brief introduction to a database that you may not know, with only basic information to get you started.  Hopefully, you will be tempted to explore this or other databases. This Week’s […]

New Class: Introduction to Data Management, AGRY 598-049

News & Announcements - 7 November 2014 - 12:07pm
New Class: Introduction to Data Management, AGRY 598-049 Course Registration Info: “Intro To Data Management” – 17290 – AGRY 59800 – 049,  2 CR Time: Monday, 2:30 to 4:30 PM Prerequisites: Enrolled in graduate school and active in research Instructors: Marianne Stowell Bracke, Associate Professor, Agricultural Sciences Information Specialist Ronald Turco, Professor, Agronomy Class Overview: […]

Parrish Library Database of the Week: Factiva, from Dow Jones

News & Announcements - 31 October 2014 - 1:49pm
Welcome to Database of the Week.  This feature from the Roland G. Parrish Library of Management & Economics is intended to give you a brief introduction to a database that you may not know, with only basic information to get you started.  Hopefully, you will be tempted to explore this or other databases. This Week’s […]

Did You Know?: GIS Services at Purdue

News & Announcements - 31 October 2014 - 12:03pm
Purdue students and faculty in all disciplines can benefit from using geographic information systems, or GIS, to visualize and interpret data, and Purdue University Libraries offers vast resources to help them harness this power. GIS services at Purdue include a wide array of support, from learning the basics about GIS to outlining and creating complex […]

2014 GIS Day at Purdue University

News & Announcements - 27 October 2014 - 12:00pm
Purdue University will host its 7th GIS Day Celebration on November 6th and 7th. GIS Day is a global celebration of geospatial research and GIS. Purdue Libraries is working with the GIS Day planning committee, which includes members from different departments, to organize this campus-wide event. GIS Day is a great opportunity to bring together […]

Parrish Library Database of the Week: ABI/INFORM Global, from ProQuest.

News & Announcements - 24 October 2014 - 1:19pm
Welcome to Database of the Week.  This feature from the Roland G. Parrish Library of Management & Economics is intended to give you a brief introduction to a database that you may not know, with only basic information to get you started.  Hopefully, you will be tempted to explore this or other databases. This Week’s […]

Expanding Open Data at Purdue: PURR Celebrates Open Access Dataset Milestones

Open Access - 23 October 2014 - 12:21pm
The Purdue University Research Repository (PURR) achieved significant milestones last month, celebrating over 100 open access dataset publications and 100 grants awards to Purdue researchers who have used PURR. In total, PURR has been included in the data management plans of over 1,000 grant proposals from principal investigators at Purdue. PURR is a virtual collaboration […]

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