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CHAT with a LiVE Librarian --- "The Morgan Virtual Cybrarian"!  

Got a question about how to use the Online Catalog; a particular database; ILL Interlibrary Loan; or just need some help starting your research, we're here!!  Simply type your name (as it appears in your Morgan email account) where it says "meeboguest" and start chatting with us! 

Here, each month, we will also highlight one or more websites we've identified as helpful or useful to our student and/or community members. Topic areas will be varied and relevant to current events or courses of study.  Enjoy the wealth of information within this month's featured site (below) and come back soon!

[NOTE: If the chat button - to the left - is green, a Librarian is available. If the button is red, we'll be back soon!]

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The Morgan Reference Team


This Month's Featured Site

January 2011

100 Milestone American Documents - National Archives, Washington, DC

BOOK - Our Documents 100

Did you know we - the United States - purchased the state of Alaska from Russia on March 30, 1867 for 7.2 million dollars? Click on the above icon and see the actual check!!  Then, explore 99 other 'primary sources' that document the origins and underpinnings of our country at http://www.ourdocuments.gov/. Read the text of the full document, view a digitized version of the original document - taken directly from the National Archives collection, or - if you are an Education major - find 'tools for educators'!


See the complete list of all 100 documents and pick a few to read!
 


This Month's Featured Site

December 2010

Website of the month

MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health's Web site for patients and their families and friends. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand. MedlinePlus offers reliable, up-to-date health information, anytime, anywhere, for free.

You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.