Library News

Got Data?

The NDSU Libraries currently has trials of three databases where you can find statistics or data about a variety of topics including agriculture, business and industry, crime, education, energy resources, health, politics, and transportation just to name a few.

Business Library Receives Impact Grant

Chanchai Tangpong, professor of management, and Laura Trude, business librarian were awarded $52,749.06 from the Impact Grant, to improve NDSU Libraries business resource collection. The grant will allow the library to purchase an archive of over 700,000 historical company annual reports from Mergent, archives for the International Directory of Company Histories and Market Share Reporter, and update our business reference collection with marketing data, industry financial ratios and Hoover’s Handbooks.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)

ProQuest Historical Newspapers trial available until December 15. These historical newspapers provide genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.
Available here!
This trial to ProQuest Historical Newspapers includes:
Chicago Tribune (1849-1990)
The New York Times (1851-2010) with Index (1851-1993)
The Washington Post (1877-1997)

Go Pro Camera Kits at the LIbrary

Thanks to a generous grant from the Alumni Foundation, NDSU Libraries were able to purchase six GoPro cameras. The cameras offer high quality video and photo capability and are available for check out at our Architecture and Landscape Architecture library in Klai Hall. Our kits include mounts, a spare battery, and camera bag (memory card not provided but needed for recording and keeping data). Students, faculty, and staff of the NDSU community can check out the kits for 3 days at a time.

3D Printing Showcase

Curious about 3D Printers?
Join us at our 3D Printer Showcase! We’ll have professors sharing their insights and applications of 3D printing technology, students sharing their experiences using 3D printers, information of how you can access this technology found at the library, and more!

Dr. Bashir Khoda
Additive Manufacturing: Our Potentials