Category: This Week in Reference

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From the History of Playgrounds to Food Desert Definitions, Librarians Welcome All Questions

Happy spring, and welcome back! This is a friendly reminder that librarians welcome all your questions, and we are ready to help with all your research needs. You can chat with us here.  Here are some examples of topics we’ve helped research recently: History of playgrounds and play structures around

Design Conferences, DePaul Yearbooks, and the Dry Cleaning Industry

Welcome back to This Week in Reference! Here are some of the more intriguing topics that our Reference Librarians helped students and faculty research recently. Consequentialist ethics and bankruptcy in business Patient-centered nursing care for African American patients Locating conferences in the areas of design, design thinking, and human-computer interaction