This guide lists links to Library and Web resources related to topics and assignments for students enrolled in the Global Scholars Program.
Last Updated: Mar 6, 2014
- Library Website
The Mirlyn online catalog lets you search the University of Michigan Library’s collection of books, journals, audio/video materials, and electronic resources.
ArticlesPlus is perhaps best described as "Google for the library's online content - without the ads!" From a simple single search box, ArticlesPlus searches full-text content as well as metadata from a wide variety of sources and returns a list of relevancy-ranked results.
- Ask a Librarian Chat Service
Ask a Librarian is tailored to the research needs of UM students, staff and faculty, but any one can inquire about specific UM library resources and services.
- World News Connection
CIA-sponsored translations of local news sources from around the world, including newspapers, radio and television broadcasts, etc. Searchable by keyword, region of the world, and date. Provides the full-text in English. UM users only.
- Scavenger Hunt Form
Some helpful sources for your assignment:
2178 Shapiro Library
This website allows you to search Google in two languages of your choice at the same time. The results are presented side by side.
Website where you can hear sound clips of the pronunciation of words in many different languages.
This website allows you to hear the pronunciation of words in different languages by hovering your cursor over pictures of numbers, fruits, animals, parts of the body etc.