The University Libraries want to recognize your research skills!
We are soliciting submissions for
our Undergraduate Research Award. This $500 prize is given in
recognition of an outstanding undergraduate research project that best
demonstrates the ability to locate,
select, and synthesize information from scholarly resources and uses those
resources in the creation of an original research project in any media. Any paper or project completed by an undergraduate in the Spring, Summer, or Fall semesters of 2014 is
eligible. Applicants must be enrolled at UNCG in the Spring 2015
semester. It is open to all undergraduate students.
If you've completed a project that meets these
requirements please submit it. You will need a letter of support from a
Applications are due on March 20, 2015 and full details are available at:
University Libraries Switching
Canvas eReserves to Box
Beginning in the spring 2015
semester, eReserves for use in Canvas will be stored in Box, an online file storage service
available to all UNCG users.Library
staff will create course folders in Box containing eReserve readings then share
the folders with the course instructors.
By storing eReserves in Box, the
files are no longer using any of the storage capacity provided by Canvas for
each course.Additionally, an expiration
date can be set for each course folder to expire automatically at the end of
each term.The expiration date being
used for spring 2015 folders is May 8, 2015.
No changes are being made to the
Blackboard eReserve process.