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    Thanksgiving Break

    Warm wishes for a restful and restorative Thanksgiving break. We look forward to welcoming you back with the start of Winter Term. Image information: THANKSGIVING CARD, 1912. – ‘To thee and thine, from me and mine, a hearty Thanksgiving greeting.’ American greeting card, 1912.. Fine Art.Encyclopædia Britannica ImageQuest. Web. 9 Nov 2015. http://quest.eb.com/search/140_1649912/1/140_1649912/cite  

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    Image Quest: 3 Million Images

    The Library is very pleased to share its recent purchase of the Britannica Image Quest: What is it? An image database of over 3 million images, all rights cleared for educational use. What does that mean, “rights cleared for educational use?” These images can be used comfortably within our educational setting.  For example, this means that students can use these images in classroom projects and presentations, similarly, faculty can use them in lectures, meetings and student handouts. These images still need to be cited!  To facilitate this process each individual Image Quest image page provides a handy citation to the bottom right of the image as illustrated below: Using images…