Martin Aurand, Principal Librarian and Architecture Archivist at the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries, was recently awarded the Distinguished Service Award for distinction in the profession from the Association of Architecture School Librarians (AASL).
Carnegie Mellon University Partners with protocols.io to Enable Sharing of Scientific Practices
Carnegie Mellon University Libraries today announced its partnership with protocols.io, an open access service for academic and industry scientists to record and share detailed up-to-date protocols for research. With this announcement, Carnegie Mellon becomes the first institution to partner with protocols.io on an institutional license.
Stop by the Libraries during Spring Carnival!
Fun with Data Viz!
Friday, April 12
1 – 4 p.m.
View and interact with data visualizations from CMU researchers, open data about planet Earth, and data about the city of Pittsburgh and learn how the Libraries partner with researchers to bring these visualizations to life.
Saturday, April 13
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Join us on Monday, April 22 from 4:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in Hunt Library, IDeATe Studio B for “Speed Dating for Library Services." This highly-interactive event will allow faculty an opportunity to gain a quick (yet still informative) overview, as well as pose direct questions to Libraries employees about specific tools and services.
The following new titles are now available on OverDrive, a service to check out and download popular eBooks and audio books for reading on the web or on your personal devices, including phones and tablets! Get started with OverDrive.
New research, which appears in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, sheds light on how the damage in the brain caused by a stroke can lead to permanent vision impairment for approximately 265,000 Americans each year. The findings could provide researchers with a blueprint to better identify which areas of vision are recoverable, facilitating the development of more effective interventions to encourage vision recovery.
Throughout the month of April, the Libraries presents a series of events and exhibits in recognition of the impact that the computer has had on CMU.
At the Heart of the Work: Plaque Unveiling and Reception in Recognition of the First CMU Computer
April 12, 2019
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Join us on Tuesday, March 26 for the Three Minute Thesis Competition Finals.
What: 3MT @ CMU Championship
When: Tuesday, March 26, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Where: Kresge Theatre, CFA Building
Lou Scheimer (A 1952) had a life and career that encapsulates and embodies CMU’s current vision and mission to have “a transformative impact on society through continual innovation in education, research, creativity, and entrepreneurship.” He cofounded Filmation Associates in 1963, and advocated for racial diversity and gender equality in many of the production company’s popular, children’s television shows, such as "She-Ra," "Fat Albert," "Isis," and "BraveStarr." As a result, he helped educate the growing minds of many young viewers of Filmation’s series about the virtues of acceptan