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GWS102: Transnational Feminisms: Help, Proxy, etc.

Created for Paola Bacchetta's GWS 102 class, Fall 2017

Library Workshops

For classes and workshops on Citation Management,Mendeley, EndNote, Zotero, LaTeX, Data Sharing and more, consult Upcoming Library Workshops by Date.

Charlene Conrad Liebau Library Prize for Undergraduate Research

The Charlene Conrad Liebau Library Prize for Undergraduate Research recognizes excellence in undergraduate research projects that show evidence of significant inquiry using the library, its resources, and collections and learning about the research and information-gathering process itself.

See the prize-winning paper, Cowboys, Indians, and Aliens: White Supremecy in the Klamath Basin, 1826-1946, by 2015 GWS grad Andrea Ikeda.


  • Applications Accepted: December 1, 2017 - April 12, 2018
  • Prizes: $750 for lower-division and $1,000 for upper-division

Research Advisory Service

Research Advisory Service for Cal Undergraduates: Book a 30-minute appointment with a librarian who will help refine and focus research inquiries, identify useful online and print sources, and develop search strategies for humanities and social sciences topics (examples of research topics).

Schedule, view, edit or cancel your appointment online (CalNetID required).

Off-campus Access to Library Resources

Before you can access Library resources from off campus make sure you have configured your computer with proxy server settings.

After you make a one-time change in your web browser settings, the proxy server will ask you to log in with a CalNet ID or Library PIN when you click on the link to a licensed resource.

COMING SOON! EZProxy: no proxy server required, but you must access resources through a library link (not Google!). Look for it sometime in Fall 2017.

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Please note: I will not be available for in-person consultations from 10/20 - 11/10 but you can still email me.

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