Library Spotlight

McDermott Library Tours


Tour the Eugene McDermott Library with a knowledgeable staff member. Learn about the history, resources, and services on each floor. Library staff will conduct a 30-40 minute tour of the library.

Please register to take a tour

The Undergraduate Core Textbook Collection
Fall 2014


DISCOVER What’s Inside

MEET YOUR LIBRARY LIAISON
for Computer Science, Brain & Behavioral Science, Actuarial Science, Nanoscience

meet Carol Oshel

Carol Oshel

Contact carol.oshel@utdallas.edu
for research help or to schedule a research class
Carol’s Research Guides

SPIE

Database of the Month:

LexisNexis Academic
is an index to a wide variety of local, state, national, and international newspapers. Lexis-Nexis also contains business and industry newspapers, company information, SEC filings and reports, and accounting literature. The legal research section of Lexis-Nexis contains federal and state court decisions, federal and state codes, and articles from law reviews

Book of the Month:

think Bigger Big data--the enormous amount of data that is created as virtually every movement, transaction, and choice we make becomes digitized--is revolutionizing business. Written for a non-technical audience, Think Bigger covers big data trends, best practices, and security concerns--as well as key technologies like Hadoop and MapReduce, and several crucial types of analyses.

Explore and Learn Something New

McDermott Library offers several types of workshops:

  • Library Research and Writing
  • Graduate Research and Writing
  • Non-Traditional Student Workshop Series

Register to Attend

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WHY FISH DON’T FREEZE IN ICY SEAWATER?
To answer many of life’s puzzling questions go to:
AccessScience: McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology Online
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resources, using ILL, RefWorks,  
citations,  navigating  databases, 
ebooks, etc., etc., etc