Conference Wrap-Up: International Federation of Library Associates Conference
Posted on 10-09-2019 by Kate Reyes

Near the end of August, we headed to the 85th IFLA World Library and Information Congress in Athens, Greece. As a bronze sponsor and exhibitor, we were excited to meet with current customers and introduce Nexis Uni and Nexis to many others from around the globe. Our own Marco van Gennip presented... Read More

Your Library + Digital Natives: Transforming Research into Better Results
Posted on 02-04-2019 by Korinne Bressler

The world of academic research has changed. The current generation of students have grown up with always-on internet, smart phones and social platforms--and they want their research experiences to be just as fast, convenient and intuitive as googling 'how do I ...' or collaborating on WhatsApp... Read More

Top Nexis Uni Tips from University of Central Florida's Rich Gause
Posted on 03-26-2018 by Lindsey Lambert

Meet Rich Gause, Government Information Librarian for the University Libraries at the University of Central Florida (UCF). Rich has been a member of the LexisNexis Academic Content Advisory Committee since 1998 and has seen the product go through many changes over the years in design and content. ... Read More

Nexis Uni™ Launches Across U.S. Campuses Coast to Coast
Posted on 01-31-2018 by Lindsey Lambert

It’s official; the wait for Nexis Uni is over! Students who grew up googling now have an interface that comes with all the bells and whistles of advanced search platforms, but with simple, streamlined search designed to meet researchers’ needs from novice to advanced. It begins at the... Read More

Information Literacy a Must in the Fake News Era
Posted on 11-28-2017 by Lindsey Lambert

Just last week, The Champaign-Urbana News-Gazette featured an article on how local educators—of students from elementary school to college—are working to improve information literacy skills in an effort to reduce students’ susceptibility to fake news. Sound familiar? Of course—because... Read More

Here’s What Libraries Brought To The Eclipse 2017 Party
Posted on 08-25-2017 by Lindsey Lambert

It’s not often that college students embrace an early start to the day, but this week’s rare solar eclipse brought out the early birds at Oregon State University, which had ringside seats as the sun began its path of totality across the U.S. As one of 30 NASA Space Grant universities across... Read More

Students Explore A New Generation of Research
Posted on 07-27-2017 by Lindsey Lambert

From the beginning, student opinion has been a big factor in the development of the new Nexis Uni ™ student research platform. As the product continues to grow and evolve, researchers at Nexis Uni have been hard at work talking to students around the country to capture what they need in a research... Read More

Looking Back at ALA Annual 2017
Posted on 07-13-2017 by Lindsey Lambert

The exhibit hall was bustling with attendees at the 2017 ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. The 5-day event brought speakers, exhibits, programs, award celebrations, preconferences, networking and social events to people from all around the United States. Speakers included Sarah Jessica Parker who... Read More