VOLUME 14 NUMBER 3
SUMMER 2013

Resource Highlights

Dance in Video

Dance in Video features some of the most influential dance performers and companies together with dozens of documentaries, interviews, and dance instruction videos - comprising 500 hours of content. The database provides coverage in breadth and depth for modern dance forms, and is valuable for researching dance history, dance analysis, dance instruction.

Opera in Video

Opera in Video contains 500 hours of opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent some of the world's best performers, conductors, and opera houses.

Black Studies in Video

Black Studies in Video brings together seminal documentaries, powerful interviews, and previously unavailable archival footage surveying the black experience. Covers history, politics, art and culture, family structure, social and economic pressures, and gender relations.

Events

2013 GIS Mapping Contest Awards

Tom Wall, University Librarian, recently presented the awards to the winners of the Fourth Annual Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Mapping Contest.

Leading Russian Writer Speaks about Literature and Politics at Boston College

On 23 April Boston College Libraries and the Slavic and Eastern Languages Department co-sponsored a reading and discussion event with Mikhail Shishkin, a Russian author.

Faculty Publication Highlights

Interviews with authors of newly published works.

Faculty Research Support

Resources and procedures to support the research process.

Professional Activities

Conferences, new staff, accomplishments.

Current Exhibits

The most recent exhibits on view at the BC Libraries.