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Beginning January 18, 2011, the National Science Foundation will require all funding proposals include a Data Management Plan to address sharing and availability of data generated from the proposed research. Grant Proposal Guide (GPG) Chapter II.C.2.j has the full policy ...

We invite you to join us on January 20th for our annual Information Management Workshop. Attendees — faculty, teaching assistants/graduate assistants — will have a chance to learn and/or review information management and how library resources can be used to ...

In honor of Black History Month, Greenwood Press is offering free access to the African American Experience (AAE) database. The AAE is a “full-text digital resource exploring the history and culture of African Americans, as well as the greater Black ...

The African Studies Association has announced the winners of the 2008 Melville J. Herskovits Award for the best books in African Studies published in 2007. The winners are Linda M. Heywood and John K. Thornton, Central Africans, Atlantic Creoles, and ...

Check out this great audio interview with Juan Gonzales, Professor Felix Gutierrez, and Sandip Roy on the history of Latino journalism in the United States. Juan Gonzales points to El Misisipi as the first Latino newspaper, published in September 1808 ...

Did you know that the US recently suspended a program to reunite family members of African refugees now living in the United States? Or that Gambia’s economy is predicted to grow at 6.5% this year? Read the news that is ...

Congratulations to Sociology Professor Martin Murray on his newly published book Taming the Disorderly City: The Spatial Landscape of Johannesburg after Apartheid (available in the Bartle Library Stacks at call number HN801.J64 M87 2008 and in Special Collections). The Libraries ...

The Translation Research and Instruction Program (TRIP) will hold its first annual Translation Festival June 20-21, at the Binghamton University Downtown Center. For more information, e-mail Reham Alhossary at ralhoss1@binghamton.edu. ...

For those interested in keeping up with the most recent news about Africa, check out the new news feed on the Africana Studies library resources page – http://library.lib.binghamton.edu/subjects/africana/index.html. With stories from the BBC’s Africa coverage, as well as stories from ...

Cornell University and the Ithaca community are planning a Hip Hop Conference for Fall 2008. Save the dates: October 31 & November 1 Confirmed speakers/guests include: Afrika Bambaataa, Grandmaster Caz, and Joe Cuzo, with more to come. This conference will ...