This page is specifically designed for participants in the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program at the University of Kansas.
The Pre-academic English training is a benefit made available to approximately 70 to 100 incoming participants on the Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, an exchange activity sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The Institute of International Education (IIE) has designed special programs implemented by host institutions to provide necessary English language training.
Feel free to contact the following librarians for an appointment to help you with your research. Mary Raple, who assisted with some of your research training sessions about the library, will be happy to answer any questions, or to direct you to a librarian specializing in your area.
Business - Carmen Orth-Alfie email@example.com
Government - Carmen Orth-Alfie firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Administration - Amalia Monroe-Gulick email@example.com
Political Science and Social Sciences - Amalia Monroe-Gulick firstname.lastname@example.org
Statistics & Data - Amalia Monroe-Gulick email@example.com
Engineering, Sciences - Gwen Geiger Wolfe firstname.lastname@example.org
Public Health - Gwen Geiger Wolfe email@example.com
Law & Government - Neal Axton firstname.lastname@example.org
Catastrophic Climate Change - Neal Axton email@example.com
Urban Planning, Transportation - Andi Back firstname.lastname@example.org
Architecture & Art - Andi Back email@example.com
Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies - Tami Albin firstname.lastname@example.org
Geography & Geology & Atmospheric Sciences - Scott McEathron email@example.com
Zotero (citation manager) - Paul Thomas firstname.lastname@example.org
International Collections librarians
Spanish & Portuguese, Latin America - Mary Raple email@example.com
African Studies - Jon Giullian firstname.lastname@example.org
East Asian/Japanese & Chinese - Michiko Ito email@example.com
Slavic/Russian - Jon Giullian firstname.lastname@example.org
Linguistics, Slavic and Near East Studies - Geoff Husic email@example.com
Islamic Studies, Middle Eastern - Geoff Husic firstname.lastname@example.org
French/Europe - Frances Devlin email@example.com
The first time you want to use interlibrary loan to request articles or books not owned by KU Libraries, you will need to set up an account. The instructions are provided in the document below:
This online version features daily reports on developments in higher education, information technology, and distance education. The full text of the current issue of The Chronicle is available every Monday morning, following the Friday print publication. The site features an archive of more than 12 years of The Chronicle. You can access the Chronicle via your smart phone by setting up a free Chronicle account using your KU email address.
The Chronicle of Higher Education offers a comprehensive list of academic meetings and conferences. You can find The Chronicle in your university library or at www.chronicle.com.
Readings for Dean Smith's lecture: