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Published On: Sep 21, 2022

As we reflect today on Queen Elizabeth’s long and amazing life, I wanted to share the story of her Deaf mother-in-law, the first great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria. Her name was Princess Alice of Battenberg (after marriage, named Princess Andrew of Greece). She was considered one of the most beautiful princesses during that time.



Published On: Sep 21, 2022

On Friday, October 28th from 1-2 pm, Sarah Kinor, NTID Liberal Studies professor, will lead a book discussion on "Deaf Republic". It will be held at CSD-2425 (SDC Community Study Room). Light refreshments will be served. Register at bit.ly/deafrep



Published On: Sep 21, 2022

There will be a Deaf Republic Book giveaway on Wed. 10/19 from 12 pm - 2 pm at the Coffee Grind. Jeanne Behm, Coordinator of RADSCC, and Joan Naturale, NTID Librarian, will pass out free books courtesy of NTID Performing Arts chair, Jill Bradbury. 

There is a reading InfoGuide to give you background about the book.



Published On: Sep 21, 2022

NoodleTools subscription will end this coming December 13th. More information is available via this  InfoGuide. An alternative free citation generator is BibGuru.

You can opt for a personal subscription. If you do this, it is recommended that you make copies of your citations. Below are directions for exporting your citations, notecards, and outlines.



Published On: Sep 7, 2022

The NTID Librarian August Newsletter is available via this link.

Front page of September Newsletter showing new books by deaf authors (Deaf Republic, True Biz, Deaf Utopia, Country of Glass and information about the book guide for Deaf Republic

 



Published On: Jun 14, 2022

This article explains the art exhibit created by Deaf students. It shows the importance of Deaf Art. 

https://regina.ctvnews.ca/deaf-shame-to-deaf-same-art-exhibit-aims-to-destigmatize-hearing-loss-1.5918698



Published On: Jun 14, 2022

Interesting article about making wineries accessible, and info on deaf-owned restaurants etc.

https://www.winemag.com/2022/05/26/deaf-wine-community-communication/

 



Published On: May 3, 2022

Newsletter Preview



Published On: May 3, 2022

This article highlights recent 10  Deaf actors in cinema. 



Published On: May 3, 2022

Some Deaf-related books are coming in, if not here already. 'True Biz', 'The Sign for Home', 'Deaf Utopia' and 'The Dolphin House'. Use our library catalog to find these titles. 



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

Photo of Deaf Asian woman with short black hair and glasses

Sign the petition recognizing Dorothy's work! https://chng.it/p9qNNzxHYX

We must recognize Deaf AAPI individuals who contributed immensely to the Deaf community!



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

There is a published online publication (the link shows English version, and is also available in French) by Mireille Golaszewski (hearing Ins



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

Written By CSD

Women’s History Month was officially established in 1978, but women have been challenging stereotypes and overcoming barriers much longer than that. The achievements of these seven Deaf women prove exactly that! Celebrate their successes by learning about these big firsts for the Deaf community and for the world.



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

This is a short Level Up presentation on Deaf Art Collections. Check out the InfoGuide and related links for Deaf Art. 



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

The article "Deaf Women Fought for the Right to Vote" has been adapted for middle/high school students and a lesson plan is available. It's an interactive article. Sign up for a free account. There are readings on a variety of topics. 



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

At San Jose School of Information, they are hosting a Deaf Community and Culture Symposium on April 21st from 4-6 EST focusing on library collections and services. This is a free symposium and you can register through this link

Poster for the SYmposium



Published On: Apr 13, 2022

To celebrate National Poetry Month, take some time to explore the extensive sign language poetry resources collected by RIT Libraries. 



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

https://www.rochesterfirst.com/ukraine-crisis/local-woman-highlights-challenges-deaf-ukrainians-face-in-war/

Regina Kiperman explains the dire situation facing Deaf Ukranians. You can make a donation to the following organizations:  Deaf BridgeOff the Grid Missions, and  World Federation of the Deaf



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

This is from CSD Learns.



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

Recognizing Deaf Women from CSD Learns Deaf Women United (DWU) is a national organization dedicated to deaf women. Every year in March, they recognize and honor 31 deaf women by posting one of their names, photos, and bios each day! Check out the past week’s worth of entries. Interested to see DWU’s past eight years’ worth of recognition?



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

RIT Libraries’ annual event, is back live and in person this year! This event is held in honor of Women's History Month. Our goal is to build the body of knowledge about women on Wikipedia, while also getting more women interested in editing entries today and in the future. I challenge you to add a book, article, video, or link to a biographical entry. It's easy! 

Friday, March 25th, 2022 12 pm-3 pm Ritter Arena -Registration not required



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

RIT Libraries has created a Streaming Video InfoGuide. There are inexpensive pay-per-view options via Just Watch and ReelGood. If you would like to make a media request, please use this form. The InfoGuide includes:



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

We have a new Citation InfoGuide containing resources for a variety of citation information. These resources include free sites made available by APA, MLA, IEEE, and Chicago, library resources that support a variety of styles, citation management tools, and recommended free citation generators. The guide can be found via the same drop-down menu under the “Research Help” tab on the library’s homepage, by searching for citation in the search bar on the library’s infoguide landing page, or via the link.



Published On: Mar 10, 2022

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Feb News Letter

 



Published On: Feb 9, 2022

Greetings!

Please join us for a Franco-American Partnership book talk, a special presentation sponsored by the RADSCC, MSSE, and Joan Naturale, our NTID Librarian who will be moderating the event. Chris Kurz and Mireille Golaszewski, the authors will discuss the new book and bilingual pedagogical materials on the legacy of the Franco-American partnership in Deaf education, highlighting milestones in the partnership.



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Did you know the Department of Liberal Studies has a website? You can find information about Liberal Studies courses, programs etc. including Deaf Studies. 

Facebook: @NTIDDLS http://www.facebook.com/ntiddls

Twitter: @NTIDDLS  http://www.twitter.com/ntiddls



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

 

 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

  Flyer with outreach hours



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

A new American Masters film about Helen Keller will be broadcast Tues. 10/19 at 9 pm on PBS. https://www.pbs.org/wnet/americanmasters/helen-keller-documentary/18386/



Published On: Oct 29, 2021



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Tenure Track Faculty 5958BR National Technical Institute for the Deaf NTID Liberal Studies

Detailed Job Description The Department of Liberal Studies at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf invite applications for one faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor. The position is a 9-month, tenure-track appointment. Application reviews will begin during Fall 2021. The new Deaf Cultural Studies Assistant or Associate Professor will:



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

TEXAS SCHOOL FOR THE DEAF PRESS RELEASE

Contact: Gabriel Cardenas

Phone:  512-462-5372

Email: gabriel.cardenas@tsd.state.tx.us

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

FIRST DEAF AUTHORS BOOK FESTIVAL COMING TO TEXAS May 2022



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Dear Colleagues,

The NTID Center on Employment is pleased to inform you that the NTID Virtual Career Fair will be taking place on Wednesday, October 6, from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

All deaf and hard-of-hearing students pursuing their Associate, Bachelor, or Master’s degree can attend.



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Need materials the library doesn't have? Request them through Interlibrary Loan (ILL). Online students, please use ILL to request books and articles. Local RIT students on campus can use Connect NY to request books, and ILL to request articles. It takes up to 2 business days to get a Connect NY book, and up to 5 business days to get materials from ILL (although articles are usually fast, especially if you have the doi number-you can get the article within an hour!).



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Check out this link by CSD re: Deaf Latinx

 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

  

 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Information for Sign Your Art Watercolor Class

Supported by the Mill Art Center and Gallery in Honeoye Falls, NY

Online through Zoom

November 3, 10, 17, December 1, 8, 15, 2021

Wednesday evenings 6-8pm

Class size limited to 6 people fluent in sign language and ASL with a minimum of three people

Instructor - Donna Gustina

Fee - $160 for twelve hours of instruction plus supplies



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

  View the September NTID Library Newsletter!  Click on the picture! 

Page 1 NTID Library Newsletter Sept



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

You can use the RIT Libraries Catalog to find books. Many of our books are online which is convenient. Below is a video explanation

 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

  

I will be in the study room across from the Dining Commons during my outreach hours. Every week, the schedule varies, so I will post weekly updates to my schedule. Feel free to stop by with your questions! Picture of Joan with short brown hair in purple dress leaning against library book shelf with various times on it



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

If you would like to have an access pass, you need to fill out this form. You need to apply for this every year. There is a website with more information about the RRLC Access Pass program. Undergraduates, graduates, faculty and staff may apply for this pass which will allow them to visit area libraries and borrow their materials. 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Some of our books and DVDs are at an off-site facility. You need to request the book or DVD if you see that it is not available at Ritter Library. It will say Library Offsite Collections. Suppose you want The Beginning American Sign Language DVDs. Click on the image to access the video or follow the directions below. 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

There are several ways a wheelchair user can get to the Ritter Library See map that shows the route from the Wallace building to the east side of Ritter.

Tunnel via Eastman elevator



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

Yes, we have streaming video databases.. Take a look at the following databases for captioned streaming videos. Faculty can request a video for classroom purposes. Fill out the media form.



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

My hours tend to be Momday-Friday from 8-5 except when I have meetings, classes, and consultations. In addition to contacting me via e-mail, chat, and videophone, I have added Zoom room availability. When it is open, you will first be in the waiting room. 

I will let you in if I am not with a person. My Zoom room is https://rit.zoom.us/my/jxnwml



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

  

Map to Ritter

The library has moved to the Ritter Ice Rink (Wallace on Ice). View the library hours on the RIT Libraries website. This space includes the following: 



Published On: Oct 29, 2021

 

 

Hi! I am Joan Naturale, the NTID and Deaf Studies Librarian, with a new blog! I plan to post at least weekly. 



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