Archive for July, 2012

Nancy Anthony Retires

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

retirement

Nancy Anthony is retiring from the Idaho State University State University Eli M. Oboler Library after 47 years of service, five as a student employee and 42 as a state employee.

Anthony began working at the Oboler Library as a student assistant in 1965. In 1970, the year she graduated from ISU with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in education, she became a regular employee of the library, becoming manager of the Interlibrary Loan Department. She is finishing her career as head of the Interlibrary Loan Department.

Please join us for a retirement reception for Nancy. 

It will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, July 20,

at the ISU Magnuson Alumni House, 921 S. Eighth Ave. 

New Resources

Thursday, July 5th, 2012

 New Resources

New databases recently added to our collection include the following:

  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online Archive 1: British Politics and Society 
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online Archive 2: Asia & West Diplomacy & Cultural Exchange
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online Archive 3: British Theatre    
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online Archive 4: Corvey Collection of European Literature
  • 19th Century U.S. Newspapers    
  • Sunday Times Digital Archive 1822-2006
  • The Times (London) Historical Archive (1785-2006) Our previous subscription was 1785 -1985

In addition, Archive of Americana, has been added.  This includes:

  • U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1994
  • American State Papers, 1789-1838
  • U.S. Congressional Serial Set Maps
  • NewsBank InfoWeb