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Raman spectroscopy
Search engine specific to FTIR and Raman spectral data. This is a pay-per-search service, with free registration.
An integrated spectral database system for organic compounds, which includes 6 different types of spectra under a directory database of the compounds. The spectra are EI mass, 1H decoupled 13C NMR, 1H NMR pattern (90 and/or 400 MHz), 1H NMR parameter (300 MHz pattern generated), FT-IR, laser-Raman, and ESR. Produced by the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology of Japan.
A free access spectroscopy portal and "Community of Interest" website that provides information about Mass Spectrometry (incorporating Base Peak), X-ray Spectrometry, NMR (incorporating NMR Knowledge Base), Chemometrics (incorporating Chemometrics World), Infrared Atomic Spectroscopy, Raman Spectroscopy, Ultraviolet, MRI, and Proteomics.
range marker
Floor maps of floors 4-9 showing where call number can be found in the stacks.
Rare books
A descriptive page about the 1st Volume of the University Libraries Centennial Collection: an 1809 edition of the Book of Common Prayer that includes a fore-edge painting.
The Department of Special Collections and Archives acquires, preserves and provides access to primary sources and rare materials that support the teaching and research programs of Kent State University.
Describes art auction and rare book catalogs for sales from the late sixteenth century to scheduled auctions not yet held. Records include the dates and places of sales, the auction houses, sellers, institutional holdings, and titles of works. Updated daily.
Handlist (PDF file) for the Bibliomysteries exhibit in Special Collections and Archives.
Readership surveys -- United States -- Statistics -- Databases
Survey analysis and planning software that includes data from recent Simmons National Consumer Studies (NCS).
Presents data on the product/service-buying and media-using characteristics of a carefully selected, representative sample of 15,000+ U.S. adults, 18 years of age and over. Sample is projected onto the total U.S. adult population. Offers the capability to crosstab demographic characteristics with types or brands of products.
reading
The Wick Poetry Corner is made possible through the vision of Provost, Paul Gaston and his wife Eileen. The books in this collection have been donated by individuals or purchased with funds from the generous donors to the endowment in memory of Tyler Lee Gaston.
Reading -- Parent participation
3rd ed. Eden Ross Lipson. New York: Three Rivers Press, 2000. Ref Z1037 .L724 2000 A selective annotated list of over 1,000 books reviewed by the New York Times. Includes age appropriate, subject, and title indexes.
"Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national non-profit organization that promotes early literacy by giving new books to children and advice to parents about the importance of reading aloud in pediatric exam rooms. Doctors and nurses know that growing up healthy means growing up with books. The ROR program provides the toolds to help promost children's developmental skills and later school success."
Reading interests
Here, children can come to find books that they are intersted in by type, title, author, and even illustrator. Children also have the option to listen to a story over the internet. Summer recommended reading lists can also be found. There is also an option for children to write and share their own stories.
"Reach Out and Read (ROR) is a national non-profit organization that promotes early literacy by giving new books to children and advice to parents about the importance of reading aloud in pediatric exam rooms. Doctors and nurses know that growing up healthy means growing up with books. The ROR program provides the toolds to help promost children's developmental skills and later school success."
Diana Tixier Herald. Englewood, CO: Libraries Unlimited, 1997. Ref Z1232 .H47 1997 Provides stories and plots for young adult literature.
ready for pickup
Information about library notices, and email notification sign-up for non- 'kent.edu' email accounts.
Proxy borrowing information, by which library patrons may designate other individuals to request, pick up, and borrow material in the patron's name.
recall
Information about library notices, and email notification sign-up for non- 'kent.edu' email accounts.
Table of loan periods, renewals, and fines for various item types and patron categories.
Receiving
Description of Acquisitions/Receiving positions for undergraduates.
record player
Media services available at University Libraries
records
Policy regarding US Patriot Act
Recreation
AAPRA is an organization of distinguished practitioners and scholars committed to the advancement of the park and recreation field.
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Recreational therapy
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reference
EMBA - 67010 Effective Communication - Jack Richiutto
Description of applications and hardware available at the Information Commons ADA accessible workstations.
Online almanacs and encyclodedias selected by KSU librarians.
Alphabetical list of research databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
Subject guide for anthropology.
Free web resources for anthropology.
Reference assistance is available in-person, online, and over the phone.
Online biographical resources selected by KSU librarians.
Links to online bookstores and sites offering free book reviews.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating book reviews.
Applications only available on the CD-ROM Workstations in the Information Commons beside the consulting cubicle.
Careers and job searching resources
Policy for checking out reference materials.
Print and electronic resources for children's and young adult literature.
Resources for weather and climate selected by KSU librarians.
The following is a guide both to key statistical resources found on the World Wide Web and to standard print compilations found in the Main Library.
Sites that provide good starting points for information on complementary and alternative medicine.
Reference esources available for product and service research for consumers. Includes government, non profit, and private sources. Selected by KSU librarians.
Finding corporate annual reports
Reference resources that provide information about foreign countries including statistics, vital information, and embassy/consulate locations. Also, U.S. state government websites, vital information and statistics are included. Selected by KSU librarians.
Use these databases and encyclopedias to find articles in dance.
Use these databases and encyclopedias to find articles in dance.
Free web sites for Dance.
Online dictionaries and thesauri selected by KSU librarians.
Telephone and other directory websites selected by KSU librarians.
The home page for the LMS "E-Mail a Librarian" service.
Exercise, Leisure and Sport free web sites
Electronic books available at Kent State.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating information about English Studies and related topics.
Subject Guide for English Studies.
Subject guide for entrepreneurship.
This page lists web resources for finding information related to entrepreneurship
Resources that provide evidence-based information to support health care decision-making.
A list of resources of particular interest to students enrolled in the EMBA program
Subject Guide for resources in Exercise, Leisure and Sport
A collection of web resources and books to learn about various careers, jobs or occupations.
Subject Guide for Fashion Design and Merchandising.
Subject guide for Financial Engineering.
Links to research databases and electronic journals to help you find articles available at Kent State in the library's collections and through library services.
Links to library catalogs to help you find books and audio visual materials available at Kent State in the library's collections and through library services.
Tips for finding guidebooks & field guides for geologic sites from professional field trips and other investigations.
The Libraries have valuable print resources on nursing theorists. In addition there are Web sources--using both licensed and free Web resources--that are useful.
These resources are helpful in working with Geographic Information Systems and GIS data.
List of general interest databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
Collection of general reference and data resources of interest of chemistry, physics and liquid crystal researchers. Includes directories, dictionaries, and databases in relevant areas of study.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating information about geography and related topics.
Geoscience News Feeds & Blogs
Guide to finding current journals, reference materials and other resources related to Gerontology.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for government documents and information.
Government information resources selected by KSU librarians.
Use these databases to find journal articles and other research materials relating to health. A subject guide to free Web resources for consumer health is also available at http://www.library.kent.edu/page/14306.
This pages lists resources that comprise our Nation's health care system.
Mini guide for research into health disparities.
These are several key sources for identifying research instruments and datasets in the health sciences.
A list of resources available to students and faculty requiring support for course assignments or research.
Guide to finding current journals, reference materials and other resources related to Hospitality Management.
Libraries and Media Services guide to resources and services available to Kent State University as a member of the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Resources to conduct industry research
Subject guide for Information Architecture & Knowledge Management
Combination of Reference and Media Services, along with study areas, tutoring, multimedia development, reference assistance, etc.
A list of sites offering job postings
Subject guide page for Journalism
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating information about language, literature, and related topics.
Describes library services for distance and online learning, for both students and faculty
Subject Guide for Library and Information Science
These materials are available through Electronic Reserves, listed under Nursing 99999. A password from your course instructor is required to access. Paper copies are not available.
This is a list of resources for Literary Research Resources available on the Internet.
Main Reference Collection Development Guidelines
Resources for studying management.
Online mapping and place name resources selected by KSU librarians.
Resources for international marketing
A collection of "mini guides" related to areas of academic study at Kent State.
Guide to information and professional resources for Modern and Classical Language Studies.
This site includes links to molecular biology tools, databases, tutorials, and educational resources.
These are useful resources on multicultural health that address general issues in working with other ethnic groups and links to information on specific groups.
Subject Guide for Music
Online resources for ethnomusicology research.
News and current events sources selected by KSU librarians.
Subject guide for nursing.
List of freely available web sites dealing with nutrition and/or dietetics
This page includes reference sources of particular interest to health sciences professionals.
A collection of resources, including Subject Guides, dictionaries, and encyclopedias.
Links to reference sources online for English studies.
Description of the PeRC reference service offered in the Main Library.
Description of reference services available in the Performing Arts Library.
A list of reference materials and periodicals for business
Print resources for finance
Print resources for Geology including dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks.
A collection of print resources for Management and Information Systems
Subject guide for psychology.
Free web resources for psychology.
Brief description of requirements and duties of Reference Department/Desk student employees.
Reference services and related resources available in the Information Commons area of the Main Library.
Lists of ranked, evaluated databases and web sites for researching various topics.
A list of resources for researching employers in preparation for interviewing.
A list of helpful books for writing resumes and cover letters and preparing for interviews.
Examples of the types of questions for which the "E-Mail a Librarian" service is intended.
Guide to texts of speeches plus criticism and background.
Statistical reference resources selected by KSU librarians.
Resources for stock market and investment information.
Style manuals and writing guide websites selected by KSU librarians.
Collection of subject guides developed by KSU librarians.
This listing supports those seeking information about tests and assessment tools.
Use these databases and encyclopedias to find articles in theatre.
Use these databases and encyclopedias to find articles in theatre.
Free web sites for Theatre.
Full list of theatre and dance databases.
Travel and city guides selected by KSU librarians.
Quick overview about University Libraries, from services to events.
Weather reference resources selected by KSU librarians.
A collection of Web sites for Management and Information Systems
Weights, Dates, Measures, Conversions reference resources selected by KSU librarians.
Recommended databases for Women's Studies research.
Links to writing help at Kent State and online.
Reference books
Full-text collection of encyclopedias, handbooks, biographical works, guides, and more in most subjects, from the educational reference publisher, ABC-CLIO. These titles are now included in the OhioLINK Electronic Book Center.
MAIN Ref LB 1027.55.E523 2005
Reference books -- Literature
Full-text access to "Dictionary of Literary Biography," "Contemporary Literary Criticism" and "Contemporary Authors" reference sets. A bio-bibliographical guide covering writers from all eras, nationalities and genres.
Search by author or title to determine which volume of the print Gale Literary Criticism Series contains information about a specific literary work.
Reference department
Description of applications and hardware available at the Information Commons ADA accessible workstations.
Alphabetical list of research databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
A collection of links to library services, study spaces, and resources specifically for new students.
Reference assistance is available in-person, online, and over the phone.
Applications only available on the CD-ROM Workstations in the Information Commons beside the consulting cubicle.
Policy for checking out reference materials.
Electronic books available at Kent State.
A list of resources of particular interest to students enrolled in the EMBA program
A collection of web resources and books to learn about various careers, jobs or occupations.
Applications and hardware available at the Express Multimedia Workstations.
Description of functions, applications, and equipment available at the GIS workstation in the Information Commons.
Government information resources selected by KSU librarians.
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Combination of Reference and Media Services, along with study areas, tutoring, multimedia development, reference assistance, etc.
Online mapping and place name resources selected by KSU librarians.
Description of the PeRC reference service offered in the Main Library.
Print resources for accounting
A list of reference materials and periodicals for business
Printing options and procedures for the Reference Center.
Brief description of requirements and duties of Reference Department/Desk student employees.
Reference services and related resources available in the Information Commons area of the Main Library.
Resources for students enrolled in Dr. Hook's United States Foreign Policy class
Resources for students enrolled in the Washington Program in National Issues.
Register to vote at the Main Library for this fall's general election. The Library will pay for the postage for your registration or absentee ballot requests!
Reference desk
Policy for checking out reference materials.
This page lists web resources for finding information related to entrepreneurship
A collection of web resources and books to learn about various careers, jobs or occupations.
Description of functions, applications, and equipment available at the GIS workstation in the Information Commons.
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Combination of Reference and Media Services, along with study areas, tutoring, multimedia development, reference assistance, etc.
Description of the PeRC reference service offered in the Main Library.
Description of reference services available in the Performing Arts Library.
Print resources for accounting
Brief description of requirements and duties of Reference Department/Desk student employees.
Reference services (Libraries)
Bibliographies and descriptions of resources in major areas of chemistry (e.g. analytical, organic, inorganic, crystallography and more). Created by librarians at the University of Texas at Austin.
A list of resources available to students and faculty requiring support for course assignments or research.
Tips for using the IM and Phone Reference services and the privacy guidelines for the IM Reference service.
Public Services supports the Libraries' mission to provide services responsive to the increasingly diverse information needs of the University community and to cultivate effective research and information-related skills among University students.
Reference sources
Association for Geographic Information and the University Of Edinburgh Department of Geography online GIS dictionary. Acronyms are listed alphabetically, along with categories; searching by term also available
American Psychological Association Style Guide online tips for authors. Gives tips and FAQ's, as well as formatting for electronic resources.
Index of songs from Arizona State University owned anthologies
This site provides free access to a dictionary, a thesaurus, a dictionary of first names and a quotations resource.
Index of songs composed from the late 16th century to the present.
Citations from over 600 Canadian music periodicals, from the late 19th century to the present.
Bibliographies and descriptions of resources in major areas of chemistry (e.g. analytical, organic, inorganic, crystallography and more). Created by librarians at the University of Texas at Austin.
An index of the complete program notes (and subsequently, the performances) of the Cleveland Orchestra created by the Cleveland Institute of Music Library.
Descriptions of collections in the UK and Ireland.
Online dictionaries and thesauri selected by KSU librarians.
A collection of full text online reference books. Includes works in all disciplines.
Gardner's features a comprehensive selection of commercially available chemicals. Thus all bulk inorganic chemicals, major pesticides, dyestuffs, surfactants,metals and alloys are included. It is also a comprehensive sources of chemical synonym information.Provides detailed information on 35,000 chemical compounds including: Chemical Name; CAS, EINECS, and Merck Numbers; Molecular Formula; Synonyms; Uses; Chemical Properties; and Manufacturer/Suppliers. Contains 85,000 synonyms, CAS Registry Numbers and EINECS Numbers Indexes and complete contact information for the 1,500 manufacturers and suppliers of referenced compounds.
Collection of general reference and data resources of interest of chemistry, physics and liquid crystal researchers. Includes directories, dictionaries, and databases in relevant areas of study.
This is a searchable database of scholarly websites related to geosciences, geography, and mining. Under the Virtual Libraries and Source Materials link, there are a wide range of reference materials of every kind. This site provides access to over 3100 records of valuable resources.
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection lists an alphabetical glossary of terms associated with mining.
Electronic version of the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics follows the 81st Edition of the print Handbook in terms of content. The 81st Edition contains several updated and expanded tables: Fundamental Physical Constants (the new set of CODATA recommended values, replacing the 1986 set) The Elements (descriptive texts on the occurrence, properties, history, and uses of all the chemical elements) Dissociation Constants of Organic Acids and Bases (expanded by 50%)Dipole Moments (revised and expanded) Threshold Limits for Airborne Contaminants (including the most recent recommendations) and more.
This site is broken down into subject guides, daily information, puzzles & quizzes, featured sites, guidance, colleges, reference sites, reference tools, directories, health, and the online academic hub fabout teen related information about academics.
Tunes associated with pre-1821 English-language hymns (University of Illinois).
Includes general, entertainment, and sports almanacs; over 30,000 biographies; the Columbia Encyclopedia 5th ed.; and a dictionary for searching "more than 125,000 complete, precisely defined entries."
An index of songs appearing in books located in the Central Library Art & Music Department of the Los Angeles Public Library.
The adam Health Illustrated Encyclopedia includes over 4,000 articles about diseases, tests, symptoms, injuries, and surgeries. It also contains an extensive library of medical photographs and illustrations.
Weather forecasts; seasonal information; moon phases; sun rise & set times; "Today in History" link; gardening advice.
Links to reference sources online for English studies.
This collection of surveys, put together more than three decades ago and touted as one of the most expansive series of reports ever issued by a survey organization, includes various maps and illustrations that examine mineral deposit and natural resource locations, among others. Historical content also allows users to look at publications from early 20th century survey work performed by U.S.G.S.
Guide to education reference websites.
Statistical reference resources selected by KSU librarians.
An index to traditional folk songs of the world with an emphasis on English-language songs. Each entry includes the song title, first line of chorus, first line of verse, and full bibliographic information on the source. The index contains over 62,000 entries, and, to date indexes over 2,400 anthologies.
Find out what happened in history on this day and any other date of your choosing; Also includes "This Day in Civil War History" section; each "day in history" includes a birthday section and a chart toppers section.
This database provides access to about 50,000 songs in more than 1,500 published song anthologies. Created by the University of Tennessee Music Library.
regional
Overview of relationship between Main and Regional campus libraries.
Archive of Kent State regional campus maps, aerial photgraphs, and development plans from 2004.
Archive of campus maps, aerial photographs, and development plans from 1910 to the present for Kent State University's eight campuses.
Outlines library services for faculty teaching online and distance learning courses
Links to library locations, services and departments, building guide, library tour and campuses. Also includes web calendar to main library building hours, links to hours for department and services hours, and printable archive of hours.
Regional campus libraries of Kent State University, including links to their web sites, hours, etc.
Regional Depository
Information about electronic article delivery and Interlibrary Loan Services.
Information on circulating government documents at the Regional Depository, linked from the srdo location code in KentLINK.
Information on non-circulating government documents at the Regional Depository, linked from the srdoi location code in KentLINK.
Description of the Northeastern Ohio Cooperative Regional Library Depository with hours, phone numbers, and links to maps.
Religion
A premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all scholarly fields of religion representing all the major religious faiths, major denominations, and numerous language groups. Major areas of coverage include: Archaeology & Antiquities, Bible, Church History, Human Culture & Society, Missions & Ecumenism, Pastoral Ministry, Philosophy & Ethics, Religious Studies, Theology, and World Religions. Updated twice per year.
A premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all scholarly fields of religion representing all the major religious faiths, major denominations, and numerous language groups. Major areas of coverage include: Archaeology & Antiquities, Bible, Church History, Human Culture & Society, Missions & Ecumenism, Pastoral Ministry, Philosophy & Ethics, Religious Studies, Theology, and World Religions. Updated twice per year.
This work is a standard reference in the field. It provides electronic access to the "print" version published in 2005. From the Encyclopedia description, this work presents "...a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors."
The Encyclopedia of Religion and Society attempts to bring together in a single-volume compendium a state-of-the-art summary of the insights gained by the principal social sciences of religion: anthropology, psychology, and sociology.
This major index to research on Jewish history, activity and thought covers English-language articles, book reviews, and feature stories in more than 160 journals devoted to Jewish affairs. Titles include Contemporary Jewry, Holy Land Studies, Jewish Culture & History, Journal of Palestine Studies, Studies in American Jewish Literature, and many more. Most references are not found in standard periodical literature guides. Index to Jewish Periodicals is intended for students of Jewish thought and others interested in contemporary Jewish and Middle Eastern affairs. Journal coverage dates back as far as 1988
Search dictionaries for philosophy and religion.
Selected resources for identifying articles for research and study in Religion.
These resources support study and research in religion.
The Religion & Philosophy Collection covers topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. With over 290 full text journals, the Religion & Philosophy Collection is an important tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.
Religion -- Databases
A premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all scholarly fields of religion representing all the major religious faiths, major denominations, and numerous language groups. Major areas of coverage include: Archaeology & Antiquities, Bible, Church History, Human Culture & Society, Missions & Ecumenism, Pastoral Ministry, Philosophy & Ethics, Religious Studies, Theology, and World Religions. Updated twice per year.
Search dictionaries for philosophy and religion.
remote
Describes library services for distance and online learning, for both students and faculty
Explanation of how to access library resources remotely.
Resources for students enrolled in Dr. Hook's United States Foreign Policy class
Resources for students enrolled in the Washington Program in National Issues.
Remote sensing
The Lunar and Planetary Institute offers detailed satellite images of the lunar surface on this site. It is searchable by specific moon features, photo number, and coordinate range.
This site offers selections from the NASA Space Shuttle Earth Observations Photography database. The excellent images are searchable in many fields including cities, geographical regions, and an interactive map.
Choose selected areas of the globe to view images taken from space at different points in time. This unique site from the USGS then provides a detailed discussion of the environmental changes taking place in the selected region over the years.
This site uses the FireM3 system to identify fire hotspots as well as monitor daily forest fire activity in Canada.
Use the "Internet Map Server" to retrieve tax maps and aerial photographs covering all of Summit county. Fiscal, Engineering, and Executive demographic information is available for all maps.
At this site, the most current information is available on ongoing fires throughout the United States. Readers can find information on the affected geographic area, the fire's cause, the percentage of the fire's containment, and an estimated date of containment as well as the fuels involved. Also available is a wealth of regional data from MODIS, including JPEG imagery, PDFs, and archival fire extent maps. GIS information about the current status of fires is also accessible here.
The digital image collection the NASA Johnson Space Center is available online and includes a collection of Shuttle Earth Observation images.
OhioView is a grassroots organization formed in 1996 to make satellite data more accessible and to fill the knowledge gap in education about the uses of data. Kent State University is one of eleven universities, library networks, and government agencies that make up OhioView.
This site features research conducted by the SNOW Interest Group, a division of the US Army's USACE Engineer Research and Development Center. Much information on snow science is available, including biographies of snow experts, their publications, descriptions of tools and research facilities, and photos, graphs, and illustrations. The links page includes valuable scholarly Web sites for snow research. Other highlights include current U.S. snow cover maps (updated daily) as well as the SNOW Research Cool Link (updated twice a month).
This site, provided by the USGS in association with NASA, allows users to view changes to the Earth's surface over the past 30 years. The TerraLook viewer and toolkit is available free of charge, though it must be viewed in a program which supports JPEG images.
The Remote Sensing Application Center offers advanced geospatial technology along with technical and operational support. This site includes a link to a geodata clearinghouse.
This is the site of the USGS Landsat Project and its satellite images. These images can be of use in agriculture, geography, forestry, regional planning, education, mapping, and global change research. The Landsat project involves a series of satellites used to monitor the earth's land surface.
This is the site for the Landslide Hazard Program of the United States Geological Survey. Links to relevant documents, images, and limited news reports. This site provides valuable information about the problem of landslides as well as information about the Landslide Hazard Program. This site gives access to sites being monitored for landslides, USGS advisories, and current research.
renew
This document describes who, in addition to faculty, students, and staff, may obtain borrowing privileges, and how to obtain borrowing privileges.
Circulation Department homepage
Information about library notices, and email notification sign-up for non- 'kent.edu' email accounts.
Table of loan periods, renewals, and fines for various item types and patron categories.
Instructions for renewing library materials.
repair
Description of skills and duties needed for copier repair service.
reports
Library guide to finding aircraft accident reports from the National Transportation Safety Board.
This report is being shared with Chairs, Directors, and Departmental Library Representatives.
This report is being shared with Chairs, Directors, and Departmental Library Representatives.
Sample statistics of library activity on an average day.
This report is being shared with Chairs, Directors, and Departmental Library Representatives.
This report is being shared with Chairs, Directors, and Departmental Library Representatives.
This report is being shared with Chairs, Directors, and Departmental Library Representatives.
This report is being shared with Chairs, Directors, and Departmental Library Representatives.
representative
Collection Development's Library Representatives page.
request
Kent State University Classroom Equipment Requests
Instructions for library users who cannot find a book on shelf.
Instructions for library users who cannot find a book on shelf.
Delivery of library materials to the departmental offices of faculty, staff, and graduate assistants.
This form allows library users to submit questions, comments, or suggestions to Kent State University Libraries & Media Services.
Proxy borrowing information, by which library patrons may designate other individuals to request, pick up, and borrow material in the patron's name.
Kent State University Cameras and Camcorders.
research
EMBA - 67010 Effective Communication - Jack Richiutto
Alphabetical list of research databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
The American Society for Theatre Research (ASTR) is a U.S.-based professional organization that fosters scholarship on worldwide theater and performance, both historical and contemporary.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating book reviews.
Bibliographies and descriptions of resources in major areas of chemistry (e.g. analytical, organic, inorganic, crystallography and more). Created by librarians at the University of Texas at Austin.
Use these databases to find journal articles and other material on communication topics.
These free Web resources provide information for consumers in dealing with personal health issues.
Provides access to electronic copies of materials designated by Kent State faculty for use in specific courses.
Provides access to books, copies of print materials, and media designated by Kent State faculty for use in specific courses.
Use these databases to find journal articles and other references for research in education. Access to many of these resources are limited to valid University users.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating information about English Studies and related topics.
Subject Guide for English Studies.
List of ranked, evaluated databases and web sites for researching topics in exercise, leisure, and sport.
List of ranked, evaluated databases and websites for researching topics in Family and Consumer Studies.
Subject Guide for Fashion Design and Merchandising.
Links to research databases and electronic journals to help you find articles available at Kent State in the library's collections and through library services.
List of general interest databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
Collection of general reference and data resources of interest of chemistry, physics and liquid crystal researchers. Includes directories, dictionaries, and databases in relevant areas of study.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating information about geography and related topics.
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for government documents and information.
Use these databases to find journal articles and other research materials relating to health. A subject guide to free Web resources for consumer health is also available at http://www.library.kent.edu/page/14306.
A list of resources available to students and faculty requiring support for course assignments or research.
A list of resources available to students and faculty requiring support for course assignments or research.
Use these databases to find journal articles in history.
List of ranked, evaluated databases and websites for researching topics in Hospitality.
InCites is a customized, citation-based research analytics tool. To connect, click on the orange "Quick Launch" button on the next page (do not use the "sign in" option).
Visit this site for the full-text position paper on The Challenge of the Adolescent Dancer and information on other dance medicine publications and issues. Its bulletin board for the dance science, medicine, and education communities contributes to the usefulness of this site.
List of ranked, evaluated databases for researching topics in journalism and mass communication.
Subject guide page for Journalism
List of ranked and evaluated research databases and web sites for locating information about language, literature, and related topics.
Use these databases to find journal articles and other material on marketing topics.
University Libraries resources formatted for use on mobile devices.
Guide to information and professional resources for Modern and Classical Language Studies.
Online resources for ethnomusicology research.
"NDEO is a non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement and promotion of high quality education in the art of dance. NDEO provides the dance artist, educator and administrator a network of resources and support, a base for advocacy, and access to programs that focus on the importance of dance in the human experience."
Information about diseases, health, scientific resources, current medical issues, and more.
List of databases for locating newspaper articles.
List of ranked, evaluated databases and websites for researching topics in Nutrition and Dietetics
Description of the PeRC reference service offered in the Main Library.
Description of reference services available in the Performing Arts Library.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks.
Instructions for basic routines with RefWorks Classic
Research
Faculty members and doctoral students who have completed and passed their comprehensive exams may apply in person for a research carrel in Room 330 of the Main Library.
Lists of ranked, evaluated databases and web sites for researching various topics.
This is the converted site of /websrch and /~elilly/websearching/, old 60-minute seminar and instructional material.
This is the converted site of /websrch and /~elilly/websearching/, old 60-minute seminar and instructional material.
Research database for secondary school students (grades 6-12).
Offers a tutorial guide to conducting research on the World Wide Web for composition and rhetoric students.
List of ranked, evaluated databases and web sites for researching topics in technology.
Elements of print resources
Corporate research laboratory for the Navy and Marine Corps that conducts a broad program of scientific research, technology and advanced development.
Web directories and indexes as information search tools.
Web directories and indexes as information search tools.
Recommended databases for Women's Studies research.
Research grants
Provides information on Fulbrights and other fellowship and grant opportunities.
Lists exchange opportunities for scholars, students, and teachers.
Allows organizations to electronically find and apply for competitive grant opportunities from all Federal grant-making agencies.
A one-stop resource to find funds for training in the sciences and undergraduate science education.
Provides information on the foundation's fellowships to assist research and artistic expression.
Home page of the National Institutes of Health Office of Extramural Funding, which lists funding opportunities, policies, and more.
Provides a general introduction to the work of the NEA, and describes its grant and fellowship programs.
Provides a general introduction to the work of the NEH, and describes its grant and fellowship programs.
Overview of funding opportunities, proposal preparation resources and more.
Special funding opportunities made available through Libraries and Media Services.
Research institutes -- Germany
Contains information about current research, links to abstracts from Society journals, career opportunities and more.
reserve
LMS classroom policies, scheduling and use guidelines and descriptions of library rooms for instruction and meetings.
Information regarding Library display cases.
For students wishing to learn how to access reserve materials
Web page for reserving instructional classrooms
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2005.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2005.
Online audio reserves for Kent-Blossom Music, Summer 2006.
Online audio reserves for Kent-Blossom Music, Summer 2006.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2007.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2007.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2008.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2008.
Online listening materials for MUS 12211, Music of Western Cultures.
Online listening reserves for MUS 18611, Singer's Diction I
Online listening reserves for MUS 18611, Singer's Diction I
Online listening reserves for MUS 18611, Singer's Diction I
Online listening reserves for MUS 18612, Singer's Diction II
Online listening reserves for MUS 18612, Singer's Diction II
Online listening reserves for MUS 18612, Singer's Diction II
Online listening materials for MUS 21121, Music Theory to 1750.
Online listening materials for MUS 21121, Music Theory to 1750.
Online audio reserves for MUS 21122, Music Theory 1750-1900.
Online audio reserves for MUS 21122, Music Theory 1750-1900.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22111, The Understanding of Music.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22111, The Understanding of Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online listening materials for MUS 31121 Western Music Since 1900.
Online listening materials for MUS 42131/52131 America's Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 42131/52131 America's Music.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42221 Symphonic Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42221 Symphonic Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42241, Piano Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42241, Piano Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42261/52261 Opera Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42261/52261 Opera Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 45212/55212/65212, Kent State University Orchestra.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251 Song Literature.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, American Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, British Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, French Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, German Unit.
Test page generation to export table content for CommonSpot and/or LibGuides.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, Spring 2006, German Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, Italian Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52271, Choral Literature.
Online listening materials for MUS 52271, Choral Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 55131 Opera Workshop, Fall 2005.
Online listening materials for MUS 6/71172 Analytical Techniques II.
Online listening materials for MUS 6/71172 Analytical Techniques II.
Online listening materials for MUS 61172/71172, Analytical Techniques II.
Online listening materials for MUS 6/71172 Analytical Techniques II - Beethoven's Complete Piano Sonatas
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
This page contains links to pages for music, theatre and dance courses with online listening and Electronic Reserves (E-Reserves).
Complete listing of links to pages developed for course assignments for current and past semesters.
description of duties and responsibilities for students working in Reserve Services.
Reserves
Instructions to accessing ERes.
Information for checking out Print Reserves.
Circulation Department homepage
Guide to the Copyright Law for materials placed on reserve.
Online audio reserves for DAN 47095, Music for Dancers.
Online audio reserves for DAN 47095, Music for Dancers.
A list of different types of file formats on ERes.
Instructions and tips for accessing the Electronic Reserves System, ERes.
For students wishing to learn how to access reserve materials
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2005.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2005.
Online audio reserves for Kent-Blossom Music, Summer 2006.
Online audio reserves for Kent-Blossom Music, Summer 2006.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2007.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2007.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2008.
Online audio reserves for Kent/Blossom Music, Summer 2008.
Establishes limits on materials placed on reserve.
Instructions for linking to an electronic reserves course page from Blackboard Learn
Explains the various loan options for materials placed on Print Reserves.
Table of loan periods, renewals, and fines for various item types and patron categories.
Online listening materials for MUS 12211, Music of Western Cultures.
Online listening reserves for MUS 18611, Singer's Diction I
Online listening reserves for MUS 18611, Singer's Diction I
Online listening reserves for MUS 18611, Singer's Diction I
Online listening reserves for MUS 18612, Singer's Diction II
Online listening reserves for MUS 18612, Singer's Diction II
Online listening reserves for MUS 18612, Singer's Diction II
Online listening materials for MUS 21121, Music Theory to 1750.
Online listening materials for MUS 21121, Music Theory to 1750.
Online audio reserves for MUS 21122, Music Theory 1750-1900.
Online audio reserves for MUS 21122, Music Theory 1750-1900.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22111, The Understanding of Music.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22111, The Understanding of Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 22111, Understanding Music.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online audio reserves for MUS 22121, Music as a World Phenomenon.
Online listening materials for MUS 31121 Western Music Since 1900.
Online listening materials for MUS 42131/52131 America's Music.
Online listening materials for MUS 42131/52131 America's Music.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42221 Symphonic Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42221 Symphonic Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42241, Piano Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42241, Piano Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42261/52261 Opera Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 42261/52261 Opera Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 45212/55212/65212, Kent State University Orchestra.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251 Song Literature.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, American Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, British Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, French Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, German Unit.
Test page generation to export table content for CommonSpot and/or LibGuides.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, Spring 2006, German Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52251, Song Literature, Italian Unit.
Online listening materials for MUS 52271, Choral Literature.
Online listening materials for MUS 52271, Choral Literature.
Online audio reserves for MUS 55131 Opera Workshop, Fall 2005.
Online listening materials for MUS 6/71172 Analytical Techniques II.
Online listening materials for MUS 6/71172 Analytical Techniques II.
Online listening materials for MUS 61172/71172, Analytical Techniques II.
Online listening materials for MUS 6/71172 Analytical Techniques II - Beethoven's Complete Piano Sonatas
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online audio reserves for MUS 61171/71171, Analytical Techniques I
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
Online listening materials for MUS 62541/72541 Music History IV.
List of software available on computers in the Performing Arts Library and adjacent computer labs.
This page contains links to pages for music, theatre and dance courses with online listening and Electronic Reserves (E-Reserves).
Complete listing of links to pages developed for course assignments for current and past semesters.
Information about reserve services in the Performing Arts Library.
Form to place reserve requests for Performing Arts Library books and journals.
Form to place reserve requests for Performing Arts Library sound recordings and scores.
Information for faculty about reserve services in the Performing Arts Library.
Description of services and facilities at the KSU Performing Arts Library.
Information regarding printing reserve materials.
Listings of various forms for placing materials on reserve.
Reserves information for faculty, students, and staff regarding services provided by Reserve Services at Kent Main Library.
description of duties and responsibilities for students working in Reserve Services.
Reserves information for FACULTY and STAFF regarding services provided by Reserve Services at Kent Main Library.
resources
Online sources of aerial photographs and photography files, as well as ordering information.
Alphabetical list of research databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
Provides a guide to Kent State University Library resources that will be useful to those doing research in the Biological Sciences. Includes some broad biological sciences web sites.
Resources for weather and climate selected by KSU librarians.
These free Web resources provide information for consumers in dealing with personal health issues.
Online sources for demographic statistical data for use alone or with GIS systems.
Exercise, Leisure and Sport free web sites
Subject Guide for English Studies.
Online maps and mapping sites that provide environmental and natural resource information.
Subject Guide for resources in Exercise, Leisure and Sport
This page contains a list of online resources with a focus on children's fashion.
This page contains a list of online clothing and costume history resources.
This page contains links to design history and popular culture resources for students taking FDM 30013.
This page contains a list of online costume, fashion design and merchandising dictionaries and glossaries.
This page contains a list of online eco-/green fashion and ethical fashion related resources.
This page contains a list of online fabric sourcing resources.
This page provides links to online resource pages relating to the fashion and design industry.
This page contains a list of online fiber and textile resources.
This page contains a list of online resources for Kent State Fashion School students planning to spend a semester in Florence Fashion Program.
This page contains a list of online fashion design and merchandising resources focused on men and the menswear industry.
This page contains a list of online fashion and design-related museum resources and visual resource repositories.
This page contains a list of online resources for Kent State Fashion School students planning to spend a semester in New York City.
This page contains a list of useful fashion tools, charts, and tutorials including clothing sizing and measurement charts, fashion term language translators and tutorials for researching fashion topics online.
Links to research databases and electronic journals to help you find articles available at Kent State in the library's collections and through library services.
Research databases for students enrolled in the Master of Public Administration Program.
Online resources for learning about, and using GIS (Geographic Information Systems).
Description of functions, applications, and equipment available at the GIS workstation in the Information Commons.
List of general interest databases selected and subscribed to by the Libraries or by OhioLINK. Access is limited to Kent State University users.
Online mapping sites for a variety of purposes, electronic maps, latitude/ longitude, distance, etc., many interactive.
United States Government Agencies that provide mapping, GIS, and other geographic and geologic resources.
Mapping and data resources related to the Great Lakes.
Use these databases to find journal articles and other research materials relating to health. A subject guide to free Web resources for consumer health is also available at http://www.library.kent.edu/page/14306.
Sources for historical and history related maps and atlases.
The proxy is being disabled July 1st, 2008. Here are instructions on how to remove proxy settings in various browsers.
Libraries and Media Services guide to resources and services available to Kent State University as a member of the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR).
Online sites that give access to international map collections and geographical information related to that country; North America and the United Kingdom.
Selected resources found in the Chemistry/Physics Library, as well as on the Internet.
Collection of resources about publishing and purchasing maps.
Resources related to map libraries, collection and compilations chosen by Kent State librarians.
Subject guides to online resources selected by the staff of the Map Library.
Guide to information and professional resources for Modern and Classical Language Studies.
This site includes links to molecular biology tools, databases, tutorials, and educational resources.
Search here for new materials by department, date added to KentLINK, material type, subject keywords or any combination of these items. This information is updated monthly and was last updated on September 1, 2005.
Resources about Ohio and local maps selected by KSU librarians.
Resources for finding outline maps online selected by KSU librarians.
Lists of ranked, evaluated databases and web sites for researching various topics.
Research databases for students enrolled in the Master of Public Administration Program.
Student Multimedia Studio Home Page
Student Multimedia Studio Hours and Contact Information
Student Multimedia Studio Student Support
Description of duties and responsibilities, qualifications and special skills for the serials department student employees
This page provides a guide to Study Abroad resources, both in print and online. This includes library resources, campus resources and internet resources.
General overview of technology used within LMS.
Resources for topographic maps selected by KSU librarians.
Resources for students enrolled in Dr. Hook's United States Foreign Policy class
Resources for maps of the United States selected by KSU librarians.
Resources for students enrolled in the Washington Program in National Issues.
returns
Circulation Department homepage
Locations of library book drops on the Kent Campus.
Table of loan periods, renewals, and fines for various item types and patron categories.
Rhetoric
The RSA is dedicated to the study, teaching, and practice of rhetoric.
Rijksuniversiteit te Gent
Contains information about current research in the area of liquid crystals, as well as a tutorial for non-scientists and more.
Russia
Library of Web resources, searchable by keyword and browseable by subject, provided by the Center for Russian & East European Studies, the University Center for International Studies, and the University of Pittsburgh.
Describes material on the social sciences and humanities published in the Commonwealth of Independent States and Eastern Europe Ñ books, manuscripts, dissertations, and articles from more than 10,000 periodicals. Updated bimonthly.
Here, 20 cities in Russia are featured in topographic maps. The text on this site is primarily Russian, though the maps are identified in English. To view the maps in high resolution, click on the link below each map. Once in map viewer mode, you can save, print, zoom, and rotate images.
Russian language
Guide to information and professional resources for Modern and Classical Language Studies.
Library of Web resources, searchable by keyword and browseable by subject, provided by the Center for Russian & East European Studies, the University Center for International Studies, and the University of Pittsburgh.
Russian literature
Library of Web resources, searchable by keyword and browseable by subject, provided by the Center for Russian & East European Studies, the University Center for International Studies, and the University of Pittsburgh.
Résumés (Employment)
Comprehensive job and career site. Search for jobs, post your resume, read advice on many career-related topics, such as continuing education, working from home, career management, and interviewing.
This book demonstrates how to tailor your resume to get the job you want, including hints on format and presentation and advice for posting online.
A collection of web resources and books to learn about various careers, jobs or occupations.
A list of helpful books for writing resumes and cover letters and preparing for interviews.
This book includes resumes used in successful job searches, information on new occupations, and information on electronic cover letters and online job searching as well as information on how to create a resume.
This how-to manual takes students step-by-step through the process of crafting a professional resume using today's business technologies including Internet and Email.
A great book to own.