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New ebooks on the Green New Deal at Gleeson Library

October 21st, 2020
You’ve seen it debated, refuted, and championed. What’s the deal with the Green New Deal? Plus, flashback to the Original New Deal. For technical assistance in reading eBooks, read our guide Using Ebooks. Unlimited users: An unlimited number of people can read or download the eBook at one time.1 User: Only one person can read …

New resources from O’Reilly for Higher Learning October 19, 2020

October 20th, 2020
Data management from prep to storytelling, case study videos from leading organizations, and a bit of relaxation and inspiration, all from O’Reilly this month… All O’Reilly titles have unlimited access for the USF community. For technical assistance in reading eBooks, read our guide Using Ebooks.

Creating Solutions to Expensive Textbooks – Open Education at USF

October 16th, 2020
Expensive textbooks and classroom materials have always been a barrier for many students in higher education. In a 2018 survey, over 80% of students at USF reported that they did not purchase a textbook because its cost was prohibitive. The pandemic has urgently increased the need to lower costs and increase access for students. Gleeson …

New resources from O’Reilly for Higher Learning September 17, 2020

September 18th, 2020
Where can we be? What can we do? How can we spin gold from data? Highlights from the over 600 new titles added to the O’Reilly for Higher Education collection in August and September, including many recent titles from RIBA Publishing. For supplementing remote instruction, consider also O’Reilly’s extensive collection of videos. All O’Reilly titles …

Happy Constitution Day!

September 18th, 2020
“Constitution Day” celebrates the ratification of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787. On this day, 233 years ago, the delegates to the Constitutional Convention gathered in Philadelphia, PA to sign this landmark document. The Constitution established our national government and fundamental laws, and continues to guarantee basic rights for U.S. citizens. The Bill of …