Thursday, October 21, 2021

Well-being Resources

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 Well-being in the Library

The University Library has many resources to support personal growth and learning for the UW-Stout community. Library resources are available to all UW-Stout students, faculty, and staff. The library also offers welcoming spaces for reading, relaxation, and reflection, including a newly developed Sensory Space on the 2nd floor.  Below is a list of resources compiled by library staff about a variety of topics related to mental health, including resilience, mindfulness, stress management, and anxiety. More resources can be found by using Search@UW, or by stopping into the library and perusing our print collections. Feel free to ask us for help finding what you need!

Streaming Videos:

Linkedin Learning:

E-Resources: 

 Anxiety and Worry

 Resilience

 Print Resources: 


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Mindfulness in the Library

Friday, October 01, 2021

FEATUREStream: CONNECTED BY COFFEE


Connected by Coffee movie poster

Celebrate International Coffee Day!

This documentary tells the story of Latin American coffee farmers and how our daily brew is deeply connected to the region's troubled past and hopeful future. Following a 1000-mile journey from Mexico to Nicaragua, the film shows how equitable trading relationships are helping empower communities and take a step towards social justice. 

 

 

This selection, one of the 175,000+ titles in your Video Streaming Library is brought to you by the UW-Stout Library via Kanopy

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Thursday, September 23, 2021

Author Alex Sanchez to Speak at the UW-Stout Library during Banned Books Week


Alex Sanchez / Photo courtesy of Alex Sanchez
 


When: Tuesday, September 28th

Time: 4:15 to 5:15 pm

Where: 2nd Floor, Robert S. Swanson Library and Learning Center




Words Have Power

In honor of Banned Books Week, Alex Sanchez will be presenting his personal experience of being an author of books that have been banned. Sanchez has published ten novels and is an award-winning author. Learn more about Alex Sanchez on his website. The event will be moderated by Rickie-Ann Legleitner, UW-Stout Professor of English and Philosophy, and will feature Jacob Reid, a student in the Human Development & Family Studies program at Stout.

Co-sponsored by the Literature Committee, Center for Applied Ethics, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Honors College, The Qube, Robert S. Swanson Library and Learning Center, & MCSII

Monday, May 17, 2021

FEATURE STREAM: GOOD WILL HUNTING

 

Will Hunting, a janitor at M.I.T., has a gift for mathematics, but needs help from a psychologist to find direction in his life.


This selection, one of the 150,000+ titles in your Video Streaming Library, is brought to you by Swank Digital Campus

Contact Cory Mitchell with any questions.

Monday, May 10, 2021

FEATURE STREAM: NASRIN


An immersive portrait of one of the world's most courageous human rights activists and political prisoners, Nasrin Sotoudeh, and of Iran's remarkably resilient women's rights movement.

Stream Nasrin now!

This selection, one of the 150,000+ titles in your Video Streaming Library, is brought to you by Alexander Street.

Contact Cory Mitchell with any questions.

Monday, May 03, 2021

FEATURE STREAM: FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF

 

A high school wise guy is determined to have a day off from school, despite what the Principal thinks of that.

STREAM FERRIS BUELLER'S DAY OFF NOW!

This selection, one of the 150,000+ titles in your Video Streaming Library, is brought to you by Swank Digital Campus.

Contact Cory Mitchell with any questions.



Monday, April 26, 2021

FEATURE STREAM: EARTH DAYS

 



The story of our growing awareness and understanding of the environmental crisis and emergence, during the 1960's and '70's, of popular movement to confront it.


This selection, one of the 150,000+ titles in your Video Streaming Library, is brought to you by Films on Demand.

Contact Cory Mitchell with any questions.