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Author Archives: Sue Miller

“Wikipedia is Not Wicked” says the Daring Librarian (and so does your La Crosse librarian)

How many of you use Wikipedia? This is a question I pose when doing library instruction with Jodie Liedke’s composition class each quarter. At first, only a few hesitant hands go up, but then after students see Jodie and me … Continue reading

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Earn a Gold Medal with your Next Brochure

Do you have a brochure assignment this quarter? If you are a medical assisting or veterinary technology student, you will definitely have to create at least one during your Globe career. It is an excellent way to display your growing … Continue reading

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Welcome Allie: It’s all in the family!

The library wishes to introduce our newest student assistant, Alexandria Miller, at the circulation desk. Alexandria Miller Alexandria, better known as Allie, is a medical assisting student with strong ties to the La Crosse campus. Her mother is a Globe … Continue reading

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“New Quarter Resolutions” provided by your Globe library

The early fall quarter is almost here, so how about making a few “new quarter resolutions?”  Your Globe library can help with books on study tips. One of your librarian’s favorites is called Test Success: Test Taking and study strategies … Continue reading

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Here a Book, There a Book, Everywhere a Book, Updated

Even though it is summer break for students, your Globe La Crosse library continues to add many new books in preparation for another sensational quarter. Books are being added of all shapes and sizes and for every program area.  For … Continue reading

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Congratulations Graduates!

For those of you are graduating this Thursday evening, and to those of you who have completed another successful quarter, cheers to a job well done! I have watched with admiration the many hours you have put in the library … Continue reading

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Why Libraries?

Have you ever wondered why Globe campuses continue to have a library, and even hire a librarian, in the age of Google? Well, yes, the most obvious reason, particularly this week, is that ACICS requires it as part of the … Continue reading

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Tips and Tricks for Searching the Internet like a Pro

google.com Have you ever wondered why a librarian is able to find the source that you spent hours searching for? Part of it is the years of experience they have, but every librarian has a few favorite shortcuts for streamlining the … Continue reading

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Here a Book, There a Book, Everywhere a Book

Your Globe-La Crosse library is chock full of new books. In the last month, 155 new titles have been added to the library shelves. What could be more exciting for a librarian and for you, the reader and dedicated Globe … Continue reading

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Librarians Recommend the CRAP Test

Where did you go when you had to find information for that last paper you wrote? If you are like most students, you probably found at least some of it by using Google, or another similar search engine. Hey, why … Continue reading

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