Monthly Archives: October 2012

PURE Insights: Explore undergraduate research at WOU

PURE Insights cover PURE Insights is WOU’s peer-reviewed Undergraduate Research Journal and includes works by WOU undergraduate students working closely with a WOU faculty mentor. Since the publication of the inaugural issue at the end of May, content from PURE Insights has been downloaded more than 1660 times by visitors from 43 different countries.

The next issue will be published in May 2013, with a submission deadline of December 31, 2012.

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Lunch & Learn: Intro to Mendeley

Mendeley Logo Looking for better ways to manage your research? Join librarian Shirley Lincicum for a guided tour of Mendeley! It’s like iTunes meets Facebook for academic research.
Two sessions! Attend the one that is most convenient for you:
Wednesday, Oct. 24th 12:15 to 12:45 pm in HL 108
Thursday, Oct. 25th 11:45 to 12:15 pm in HL 107
Bring your laptop and your lunch, if you wish. Hope to see you there!

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Have a great article and want more? Use Google Scholar to discover articles that cite it.

You can use Google Scholar to find the scholarly papers that have referenced an article you like.

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Population Density along I-5 corridor

The Census Bureau recently released this data visualization of Interstate 5 population density. (Click the graph’s play button.) It’s interesting to see the major peaks at either end and the minor peaks and long valleys in between.

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