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Written by amagwili eight years ago

Robert E. Kennedy Library Faculty Co-Creator of New Open Access Journal

Library faculty members Marisa Ramirez from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, and Isaac Gilman from Pacific University in Oregon, have announced the creation of a new open access, peer-reviewed journal. The Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication is

Written by amagwili eight years ago

Kennedy Library Joins Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST)

October 26, 2011—Kennedy Library announced it is a planning partner in the Western Regional Storage Trust (WEST), a collaborative and sustainable journal archiving program of the California Digital Library. First CSU to join WEST The first CSU library to join,

Written by amagwili eight years ago

New Courtesy Borrowing Program for Cooperating Teachers

As part of a continuing commitment to the community, the Robert E. Kennedy Library at Cal Poly recently extended courtesy borrowing privileges to area K-12 teachers who invite Cal Poly School of Education students into their classrooms as student teachers.

Written by amagwili eight years ago

Kennedy Library welcomes David Beales: Librarian for College of Engineering

David Beales joined the Robert E. Kennedy Library as the College Librarian for the College of Engineering on October 3, 2011. David brings a balanced background in critical areas of engineering and academic librarianship, including instruction with diverse populations and

Written by amagwili eight years ago

Kennedy Library Welcomes Karen Lauritsen: Communications and Public Programs Coordinator

On August 15th, Karen Lauritsen joined the Robert E. Kennedy Library in a newly established position of Communications and Public Programs Coordinator. “Communication is critical to meeting our users’ needs, and we are thrilled to strengthen our growing program of

Written by amagwili eight years ago

Launched! The library has a new mobile-friendly site

Now, when you visit our website using an iPhone or Android device, you will find a launch-pad to our mobile-friendly content and web applications. For When You’re On the Go Check library hours from the bus. Look for an available

Written by amagwili eight years ago

DigitalCommons@CalPoly Reaches One Million Mark

A service of the Robert E. Kennedy Library, DigitalCommons@CalPoly is the University’s digital archive. It recently marked its one-millionth download since its launch three years ago in September 2008. Number One in the CSU Top-ranked among similar open-access sites and

Written by amagwili eight years ago

Three Library Faculty Published in C&RL Journal

Librarians Brett Bodemer, Marisa Ramirez and Jeanine Scaramozzino all have articles that will be published in the upcoming May 2012 issue of College & Research Libraries (C&RL). The articles are available now as preprints. Brett Bodemer Rethinking the research process

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Welcome Mark Bieraugel, College Librarian for Orfalea College of Business

Mark Bieraugel joins Robert E. Kennedy Library as the College Librarian for the Orfalea College of Business on September 7, 2011. Mark’s thorough grasp of business information resources and their use in professional practice, along with his teaching experience, make

Written by amagwili eight years ago

Group Study and Quiet Study

We launched our Graduate Student Study Room a couple of years ago and it has been popular and well-used. Almost immediately, however, we heard from students that they still needed a reserved Quiet Study space. Over the past year we