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Kanopy Streaming Videos Changes

The UTC Library realizes that the need to access streaming video for courses has been growing in importance over the past several years. We have made efforts to support these evolving needs, primarily by offering Kanopy streaming video. Unfortunately, the Library is unable to sustain the significant cost increases under the current approach. Therefore, on Wednesday, December 12 (the day after fall semester final exams end), the UTC Library

Mindfulness Resources

Mindfulness is about being fully present in the moment, doing activities with intentionality, and being less judgmental toward others and oneself. UTC Library has several great multidisciplinary resources to help you learn more about this growing phenomenon. Mindfulness journal One Second Ahead: Enhance Your Performance at Work with Mindfulness The Power of Mindfulness: Mindfulness Meditation Training in Sport Resources for Teaching Mindfulness: An International Handbook Buddhist Foundations of Mindfulness

Online Resources for Autism Awareness Month

April is Autism Awareness Month and UTC has access to several e-journals that are devoted to the autism spectrum. Learn more about autism through the following e-journals! Autism Interdisciplinary journal providing research of direct and practical relevance to help improve the quality of life for individuals with autism or autism-related disorders. Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders Publishes high quality empirical articles and reviews that contribute to a better understanding

SAGE Research Methods

The UTC Library now has access to SAGE Research Methods, a comprehensive resource designed to help students and faculty with research methods, primarily focused on the social sciences Highlights include: “Little Blue Books” on qualitative research methods “Little Green Books” on quantitative research methods (Complete list of Little Blue and Green Books) Videos to help research methods come alive Case studies demonstrating how methods are applied in real research

LGBT Thought and Culture

The UTC Library now provides access to LGBT Thought and Culture from Alexander Street. This new database includes books, periodicals, and archival materials documenting the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community from the twentieth century through present. LGBT Thought and Culture could be useful to students and scholars of cultural studies, history, women’s and gender studies, political science, American studies, social theory, sociology, and literature. Here are a