Tuesday, September 27, 2016

New Journal: SECA Dimensions of early childhood volume 44 number 2 2016

In this journal the reader can find different perspectives on what motivates young children in school. In one such article the author discusses the interest preschoolers show in blocks and manipulatives and how a teacher can encourage hands on learning in the classroom. This journal provides a deeper look into motivating young children and the skills teachers need to encourage their students.

You can find this journal and more at the UNT Dallas Library.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Sociology Library Resources Handout (Updated)

This brochure is intended to assist Sociology students  find  relevant and authoritative information using UNT Dallas Library resources. If you have any questions about accessing or using these resources please contact us at (972-338-1616). 

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Criminal Justice Library Resources Handout (Updated)

If you are a criminal justice major or just interested in the field then feel free to download this handout that briefly highlights some of the most important resources we have available to UNT Dallas students.

Stop by the library if you would like a pre-folded copy!

Click on this link to download the handout:

Friday, September 23, 2016

How to Find Crime Statisitics by Police Department Using Data Planet

The library provides access to the database Data Planet. If you are a Criminal Justice student and would like to visualize crime statistics down to the state, county, city, and even individual department, you can do so by using Data Planet.  Follow the link below to download a step by step guide!

Data Planet—How to find Crime Statistics by Department

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Library Reserved September 15, 2016

Library Reading Room 

Emerging Teacher Institute
School of Education 

September 15, 2016

10:00 am to 11:00 am


Tuesday, September 13, 2016

New Journal: Young Children Vol. 71 no.4

In this volume of Young Children the focus is on improving the quality of teaching, childcare, and general health for toddlers. One article shows focus on encouraging the care of toddlers by supporting curiosity, persistence, and learning in the classroom. The journal emphasizes the the essential flow for toddler learning, informing the reader that toddlers look to adults to gauge how they should react when learning new information or gaining new experiences. This particular article in the journal written by Lauren E. Worley and Carla B. Goble gives a step by step guide on a toddlers learning flow and how one should go about teaching them in a classroom.

You can find this journal and more at the UNT Dallas Library. To view pdf versions of this journal click here.