During this session Laurel Forsgren will explore the basics of Google Hangouts. Bring your device and learn how to:
- Schedule a Google Hangout on your calendar and send the link to others
- Begin an impromptu Google Hangout session and invite others
- Use other Google Hangout features (screen share, drawing)
- General Q & A for using/troubleshooting Hangouts
Please RSVP to Jennie
if you'd like pizza.
We have begun a 60-day trial to the digital Loeb Classical Library, "an interconnected, fully searchable, virtual library of Greek and Latin literature.
You'll find epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians; ...Church Fathers....More than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts are available in a modern and elegant interface, allowing readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content with ease."
Key features include:
- Single- and dual-language reading modes
- Sophisticated Bookmarking and Annotation features
- Tools for sharing Bookmarks and Annotations
- Greek keyboard
- User account and "My Loeb" content saved in perpetuity
- Intuitive Search and Browse
- Inclusion of every Loeb volume in print
- Regular uploading of new and revised volumes
Bruce Eldevik shared his "Top 5 Websites" at this week's Tech Talk. He created a LibGuide (library guide) where you can learn more about these great resources:
Watch the video: http://download.luthersem.edu/media/techtalk/Top5.mp4 The audio will kick in at 6 minutes (even though the caption states "audio starts at 16 minutes").
Future Tech Talks • Thursday, 11:30am, 232 Northwestern Hall
1 Month Trial
Help us evaluate The Canterbury Dictionary of Hymnology
Depth: over 4000 individual entries, more than 300 authors from over 30 countries writing on hymns of the Judaeo-Christian tradition.
Breadth: articles on individual hymns, hymnals, organizations, and themes, as well as information on hymn tunes and their composers.
Scope: covers a multitude of hymn traditions from all the world’s continents, regions, and denominations.
Off campus access:
Username = email@example.com
Password = mightyfortress
Send feedback to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Twentieth Century Religious Thought is our newest database. This collection includes materials related to key worldwide religious thinkers from the early 1900s until the turn of the 21st century. The collection reflects the increasingly global and pluralistic character of religious scholarship.