In an office at Carnegie Mellon University, relics from the founding fathers of artificial intelligence aren't rotting away or collecting dust. Instead, they're put on show as part of an installation that takes the lifework of original AI scientists Allen Newell and Herbert Simon and brings it to life within the very technology they dedicated their lives to creating.
Explore the complete digital version of more than 77 years of the prominent weekly news magazine, dating back to its first issue in March 1923 through December 2000 in a comprehensive cover-to-cover format. Published weekly by Time Inc., the magazine has focused on conveying to a broad audience a wide range of topics, including national and international current events, politics, sports, health, technology, and entertainment.
WORKSHOP: Achieve Clear and Concise Writing
- July 11, 2017 at 12pm
Have you ever been told that your writing is too wordy? This workshop offers several simple and effective strategies to improve the concision and clarity of your writing.
And the name of our repository is...KiltHub! On April 13, the University Libraries announced the winner of the repository naming competition in the Hunt Library Lobby as part of a series of events for National Library Week. Built on the figshare platform, the repository is intended to be an online archive that provides open access to the scholarly work being done at CMU. The naming competition ran from February 28 – March 24, 2017 and was open to all members of the CMU community.
Trial the following databases:
- African American Newspapers: African American Newspapers: Freedmen's Record
- Women's Suffrage: The New Citizen, 1909-1912, The Western Women Voter, 1911-1913, The Remonstrance, 1890-1913.
- America and World War I: American Military Camp Newspapers
POLITICO Pro is the country’s pre-eminent policy news reporting service. Customized alerts, a library of primary source documentation, and proprietary tools, including regulatory trackers and a graphic visualization library called DataPoint provide essential intelligence to satisfy research and awareness needs.Whether you are creating laws and regulations, providing industry viewpoints, or simple affected by government policies at any level - from local to international - POLITICO Pro can help you navigate the complex policy world.
University Libraries is proud to offer Dimensions, the first worldwide database of awarded research funding, to the CMU community. Use Dimensions to see the latest funded research projects in your areas of interest - wherever they are in the world. Who are the main funders in your area? Which funders have been increasing their spending on your topic? Which funders are dedicated to your domain? What have they funded recently?
Team Communication Part 2: Handling difficult people and situations
Global Communication Center workshop
WHEN: Thursday, March 17, 5-6pm
WHERE: Hunt Library 106B - IDeATe Studio A
Visit cmu.edu/gcc to sign up.
Digital Science, a technology company serving the needs of scientific and research communities, today announced Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) as a key customer and development partner.
New Course for Spring 2017
99356 IDeATe: Digital Media Literacies: Great World Challenge, 9 units
Instructor: Jill Chisnell, Integrated Media & Design Librarian
Tuesday & Thursday
Hunt Library – Studio B