WRDS Scheduled Downtime — Tuesday, September 29, 2009.
The WRDS server will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from 12:00pm-8:00pm ET on Tuesday, September 29, 2009.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
During this period, the WRDS website will be unavailable. However, access will remain for those users accessing WRDS through UNIX and PC SAS Connect. Interactive queries during this period should continue to run unaffected.
WRDS will be adding additional network hardware to expand capacity.
As a result of this upgrade to the new WRDS website (http://...Continue reading "WRDS Scheduled Downtime - Tuesday, September 29, 2009"...
Ngyuyen Anh Duc. Salt intrusion tides and mixing in multi-channel estuaries. Leiden : Taylor & Francis/Balkema, c2008. Call Number: GB 1197.8 .N58 2008
Fernandez,M.D., Tarazona, J.V. Complementary approaches for using ecotoxicity data in soil pollution evaluation. New York : Nova Science Publishers, c2009 Call Number: TD 878 .F47 2009
Field Crops Team. On farm research and demonstration - January 2009. Michigan State University Extension : Michigan Agricultural Experiment Station, Michigan State University, c2008. Call Number: S 540 .F5 F54 2008.
After an 18-month visit to the Etherington Conservation Lab, our 1849 map of the United States and Mexico is back and up for viewing.
A library exhibit "The California Gold Rush" depicts numerous resources available through MSU libraries that document the Gold Rush and participation by Michigan residents. From the September 1848 New York Herald article to recent scholarly books, many library resources are now purchased and delivered to library users over the Internet. MSU Libraries also owns numerous published diaries and biographies of western travellers in book format, as journal...Continue reading "1849 map on display in Main Library through October"...
As we look forward to another busy and exciting fall semester, here are important updates to keep in mind from the Business Library:
We Have New Doors!
Thanks to collaborative efforts from the College of Business, Libraries, and Physical Plant, the Business Library now has doors with secure keycard access. This will help prevent theft of materials and safety issues.
Regular hours begin Friday, September 11. See http://www2.lib.msu.edu/branches/bus/hours.jsp for more details.
Collaborative Technology Lab Now Open!
In the coming week, Passport GMID will be launching a new enhancement. MyPages is a new feature enabling you, as a user, to customize these pages with the content you use most frequently for your day to day research. With this new enhancement you now have the ability to:
Create your own customised email alert - By selecting the categories and geographies you are interested in, you will receive an e-alert keeping you up to date with the latest developments.
Sign up to GMID's RSS News feed - Receive timely updates on new content viewable via iGoogle, Outlook etc. from your... Continue reading "Passport GMID - New Enhancement Coming Soon"...
"We tentatively plan to launch our exciting new site design for Plunkett Research Online on Saturday, August 1st. Your service may be interrupted for a short time.
Also, we will be launching upgraded NAIC codes for all of our company profiles. Due to this upgrade, some of your saved company search data may be lost—please export any company lists that are important to you.
New design features:
Menus that are easier to find and use.
The WRDS server will be undergoing scheduled maintenance from 11am-11pm (ET) on Saturday, August 1.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Note: WRDS is converting to a new site. Please feel free to view the new WRDS Beta (http://wrds-web.wharton.upenn.edu), as they continue to add datasets daily. They expect to have all data on the new site by December 31, 2009. Then they will slowly phase out the old site.
Dillard. Common Freshwater Algae of the United States. An illustrated Key to the Genera (Excluding the Diatoms) 2nd ed. J. Cramer, 2008 Call Number: QK 571 .D55 2008
Lancaster and Briers. Aquatic Insects: Challenges to Populations. CABI International, c2008. Call Number: QL 472 .R69 2008
Keller, Lodge, Lewis, Shogren. Bioeconomics of Invasive Species: Integrating Ecology, Economics, Policy and Management. Oxford University Press, 2009. Call Nuimber: QH 353 .B53 2009
Eliott. Freshwater megaloptera and neuroptera of Britian and Ireland. Freshwater Biological...Continue reading "New Books"...
Vincent and Laybourn-Parry. Polar lakes and rivers : limnology of Arctic and Antarctic aquatic ecosystems. Oxford University Press, 2008. Call Number: QH 84.1 .P65 2008
Strayer. Freshwater mussel ecology : a multifactor approach to distribution and abundance. University of California Press, c2008. Call Number: QL 430.6 .S8785 2008
France and Kebreab. Mathematical modelling in animal nutrition. CABI, c2008. Call Number: SF 95 .M337 2008
Holthaus. From the farm to the table : what all Americans need to know about agriculture. University Press of Kentucky, 2009. Call...Continue reading "New Books"...