New MeL Database: Poetry & Short Story Reference Center

When poetry or short stories call your name, take a look at a new database, Poetry & Short Story Reference CenterPoetry & Short Story Reference Center logo, available to GRCC through MeL Michigan eLibrary.  You can search the database by itself, or through our new OneSearch service!

This full-text database provides hundreds of thousands of classic and contemporary poems, as well as short stories, biographies and authoritative essays on topics including:  poetic forms; movements; and contemporary content from publishers. Our own Katie Kalisz, who will read from her new work of poetry on Thursday, Feb. 21, is included in this database.  See Kalisz, Katie. “The Gypsy Moths.” Dappled Things, vol. 9, no. 3, Sept. 2014, pp. 90–91.

If you’re off-campus or using wireless, you may be asked to log on with your last name and 7-digit Raider number.

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New MeL Database: Literary Reference Center

If you have a literary bent, take a look at a new database, Literary Reference Center logoLiterary Reference Center available to GRCC through MeL Michigan eLibrary.

This full-text database provides info on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and time.  There are hundreds of full-text classics, searchable by title, genre, and locale, and an Encyclopedia of Literature.

You can search the database by itself, or through our new OneSearch service!

If you’re off-campus or using wireless, you may be asked to log on with your last name and 7-digit Raider number.

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Quiet Woman – this week Thursday

Join us when English professor, Katrina “Katie” Kalisz, will read from her recently-published volume of poetry, Quiet Woman.

  • Thursday, February 21
  • LRC LIB 2 West Side
  • 6:30 – 7:45 P.M.

The English Department and Library & Learning Commons are sponsors of this poetry reading and book signing. You’ll enjoy a curated display of her poetic career, have an opportunity to purchase Quiet Woman signed by Katie. The first 100 attendees will receive a free signed broadside, And, because it’s in the Library, there will be beverages and snacks!

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New MeL Database: Science Reference Center

Science Reference Center logoDo applied, earth, life, physical or space sciences bring out your “inner Geek?” If you said ‘yes’, take a look at our new database, Science Reference Center, available to GRCC through MeL Michigan eLibrary.

Designed for students, Science Reference Center contains full-text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, reference books and images.

You can search the database by itself, or through our new OneSearch service!

If you’re off-campus or using wireless, you may be asked to log on with your last name and 7-digit Raider number.

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You’re Invited to Quiet Woman

Join us when English professor, Katrina “Katie” Kalisz, will read from her recently-published volume of poetry, Quiet Woman.

  • Thursday, February 21
  • LRC LIB 2 West Side
  • 6:30 – 7:45 P.M.

Kalisz teaches composition, women’s literature, and creative writing. She earned degrees from the University of Michigan, Loyola University of Chicago, and Queens University of Charlotte.

The English Department and Library & Learning Commons are sponsors of this poetry reading and book signing. You’ll enjoy a curated display of her poetic career, have an opportunity to purchase Quiet Woman signed by Katie. The first 100 attendees will receive a free signed broadside, And, because it’s in the Library, there will be beverages and snacks!

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