After the GSTI Career/Internship Fair, the Library can help you with career information. Our Career Collection includes several books for you:
The Translator’s Handbook (CAREER P306S595)
Faire traduire : guide à l’intention de ceux qui voudraient, devraient, doivent ou pensent devoir faire traduire mais ne savent comment s’y prendre (CAREER P306.6.G682 2004)
How to Succeed as a Freelance Translator (CAREER P306.M374 2006)
Careers for Foreign Language Aficionados & Other Multilingual Types (CAREER P60.D39 2008)
In our Periodical Collection, you’ll find subscriptions to:
For some suggested web resources, check our Career Resources page.
The new Graduate Writing Center is now open!
Now featuring drop-in hours Mon – Thurs 2-3
To make an appointment, sign up on the sign-up sheet located outside the Writing Center door at Simoneau House
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday 2-8, Friday 10-2PM
Tuesday 5-8, Thursday 3-6
Monday – Wednesday 12-2
Monday 6-8, Wednesday 6-8
Chinese and Japanese coming soon!
For additional writing tips, we recommend these books from the Library’s collection:
Read, Research and Write: Academic Skills for ESL Students in Higher Education (PE1128.B6595 2009)
Just Write: an Easy-to-use Guide to Writing at University (PE1408.K677 2007)
Cite it Right: the SourceAid Guide to Citation, Research, and Avoiding Plagiarism (DESK PN171F56F69 2007)
A Writer’s Reference (PE1408.H2778 2001)
The Elements of Style (PE1408.S772 2000)
Clean Well-lighted Sentences: A Guide to Avoiding the Most Common Errors in Grammar and Punctuation (PE1441.B43 2008)
Making Your Case: a Practical Guide to Essay Writing (PE1471.M24 2001)
Style: Ten Lessons in Clarity and Grace (PE1421.W545 1999)
We’ve just received the first issues of 2 new journals.
Sayyab Translation Journal is a brand new journal published in London. It’s focus is Arabic-English translation studies. You’ll find Volume 1, 2008 in the current issues section of our Periodicals Collection.
Communication Education, published by Routledge, is a quarterly journal that looks at communication instruction and learning. Our subscription includes online access dating from 2002. To access online issues, search for this title on our AtoZ Periodical List.
We’ve been getting lots of great new titles in for our reference collections, including these new sources for trade and marketing research:
Commercial Atlas and Marketing Guide maps states and counties in the United States with business data and population trends. You’ll find it in our Reference Collection under G1019.R22.
The new edition of the UN’s International Trade Statistics Yearbook has arrived. It will give you trade statistics both by country and by commodity. It’s in our Business Reference Collection under HF1016.I66.
Handbook of Industry Profiles from Hoover’s Business Press (BUSINESS REFERENCE HD2328.H363) looks at major industries in the U.S.with current trends and rankings of major companies.
For a good exporting how-to guide, look at Export Sales & Marketing Manual: the Bible of Exporting in the Business Reference Collection under HF1416.5.J63.
After almost 25 years, we have finally retired our antiquated security gate. When you walk into the library, you’ll see a new gate that allows you to enter or exit through either door. The front doors may now be opened automatically using the buttons located inside and outside the library.