29 грудня 2021 р.

Dear Kyiv- Mohyla community and our library donators!

As part of the "eSupport" program, the state pays UAH 1,000 to fully vaccinated Ukrainians, for which books can be purchased. Our KMA alumni initiated the use of "eSupport money" (єПідтримка) to replenish the American Library at NaUKMA treasury. We are happy to support this initiative and if you would like to join this initiative and if you were thinking to donate us books, we would be grateful for the purchase of the following books: 

Hype. How Scammers, Grifters, Con Artists and Influencers are Taking Over the Internet — and Why We'Re Following https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/hype-how-scammers-grifters-con-artists-and-influencers-are-taking-over-the-internet-and-why-we-re-following.html 

Burnout. Solve Your Stress Cycle https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/burnout-2088774.html 

How to Thrive in the Digital Age https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/how-to-thrive-in-the-digital-age.html 

Super Crunchers. How Anything Can Be Predicted https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/super-crunchers-how-anything-can-be-predicted.html 

Stick with It https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/stick-with-it.html 

What We Really Do All Day. New Insights from Time Use Research https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/what-we-really-do-all-day-new-insights-from-time-use-research.html 

 The Power of the Dog https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/the-power-of-the-dog-1934379.html 

The Book of You https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/the-book-of-you.html 

Calm For Life https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/calm-for-life.html 

 Digital Minimalism. Choosing a Focused Life in a Noisy World https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/digital-minimalism.html 

 Writing. Collins English for Academic Purposes https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/writing-collins-english-for-academic-purposes.html 

Power Presentation https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/power-presentation.html 

Born Digital : How Children Grow Up in a Digital Age https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/born-digital-how-children-grow-up-in-a-digital-age.html 

 Brain Wash. Detox Your Mind for Clearer Thinking, Deeper Relationships and Lasting Happiness https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/brain-wash-detox-your-mind-for-clearer-thinking-deeper-relationships-and-lasting-happiness.html 

Hooked. How to Build Habit-Forming Products https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/hooked-how-to-build-habit-forming-products.html 

The Order of Time https://www.yakaboo.ua/ua/the-order-of-time.html

Work in Winter 2022

We wish you inspiration and academic success in the coming year, 2022. We invite you to stock up on books for cozy holiday evenings. 

The library works for you according to the following schedule: 

December 30, 31 – clean up days, reading rooms are closed 

January 1, 2, 3, days off 

January 4, 5 - 9: 00-18: 00 (only the reading room №22 of the Antonovych Library is open for visitors) January 6 - 9: 00-15: 00 (only the reading room №22 of the Antonovych Library is open for visitors) January 7, 8, 9 - days off 

 From January 10, the Library works according to the usual schedule: Antonovich Library: 
Mon. - Sun. - 8: 30-20: 30. 

Philological Library, English Language Resource Center Library, American Library: 
Mon. - Thu. - 9: 00-18: 00 
Fri. - 9: 00-16: 45
 Sat., Sun. - days off.

3 грудня 2021 р.

Current Programs and Grants

🇺🇦 Посольство США оголошує конкурс на цьогорічне стажування в інститутах Сполучених Штатів для викладачів вищих навчальних закладів, науковців та вчителів шкіл. Цю програму спонсорує Бюро з питань освіти і культури Державного департаменту США, яке покриває всі витрати учасників, включно з адмініструванням програми, подорожжю, проживанням і добовими, а також кошти на придбання книжок та інші культурні видатки. Стажування проходитиме у традиційному форматі особистої присутності учасників у відповідних інституціях США. Якщо ж і далі матимуть місце значні проблеми, які становитимуть загрозу для здоров’я, безпеки та умов подорожі учасників, програму буде переорієнтовано на віртуальний формат. Кінцевий термін подавання заявок: 20 грудня 2021 року. ℹ Докладніше (англійською) 🇺🇸 The U.S. Embassy is proud to announce a call for applications to this year’s Study of the United States Institutes for Scholars, Educators and Teachers. This program is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State and will cover all participant costs, including program administration, travel, housing and subsistence, as well as book, cultural, and incidental allowances. The Institutes will be conducted as traditional in-person programs at U.S. host institutions. Should health, safety, and travel conditions continue to pose significant challenges, the programs will pivot to a modified virtual format. Deadline: December 20, 2021 ℹ More information

HOW DO WE WORK

Dear Library users, please pay attention that the American library is currently closed to visitors! Registration of new users, Orders from the American Library made by e-catalogue are issued at the Antonovych Library, room 22, G. Skovoroda, 2 street Mon.-Thurs. 9: 00-18: 00 Fri. 9: 00-16: 45 Sat., Sun. – days off

EDUCATION USA UKRAINE DECEMBER EVENTS

Добрий день! Вже грудень, в Україні перший сніг, а разом із цим корисні лекції та можливість для українських викладачів від EducationUSA. Лекції в четвер: ✨Requesting Recommendation Letters for U.S. Universities, 2 грудня, 17:00 ✨An affordable way to Study Computer Science in the U.S., 9 грудня, 17:00 ✨Applying for Visual Arts Major: portfolio, 16 грудня, 17:00 ✨Успішний шлях до навчання в США, 23 грудня, 17:00
Реєстрація на лекції: https://forms.gle/uSQ1R2E1aqa1FKjp8 За годину до лекції ми надішлемо Вам листа на електронну пошту з посиланням на подію, яку Ви обрали в формі. ❄️Також EducationUSA в Україні оголошує набір в Академію лідерства з інтернаціоналізації, що покликана створити можливості для віртуальних обмінів між студентами з України та США. Ми шукаємо викладачів з українських коледжів та університетів, які мають ідею для віртуального обміну з американськими партнерами. Дедлайн подачі заявки – 8 грудня включно. Подати заявку можна за посиланням: https://bit.ly/3oK4qOo Більше інформації про події грудня тут: https://mailchi.mp/educationusa.org.ua/sin2rh2j76-1184459

DISCUSSION CLUB WITH OLEKSANDRA

American Library NaUKMA invites you to the Online Speaking club with Oleksandra. The link to all discussions in December 2021 is permanent and like the following: Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 933 5490 2217 Passcode: 170274
For updates, links, and information about topics, please join our FB Group

21 вересня 2021 р.

AMERICAN LIBRARY IS DIIA AMBASSADOR

AMERICAN LIBRARY IS DIIA AMBASSADOR NOW SO ON OUR PAGES YOU CAN FIND LINKS TO THE RESOURCES SUGGESTED BY THE MINISTRY OF DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION IN UKRAINE. Please pay attention to the National Digital Literacy Test - is an opportunity to check the digital literacy of any citizen. The beta version of the Digit offers to answer 90 questions. The tasks of the test are systematized according to the areas of knowledge of the European framework of digital competencies for citizens DigComp 2.1., Adapted by Ukrainian experts https://osvita.diia.gov.ua/

27 квітня 2021 р.

Discussion clubs in May 2021

American Library NaUKMA invites you to the Online Speaking club with Oleksandra. The link to all discussions in May is permanent and like the following: Join via Zoom https://ukma-edu-ua.zoom.us/j/91828680524?pwd=ZkdSY2JMTWRDRkc0SXZEMldYV0h2QT09 ID: 918 2868 0524 Passcode: 292028 For updates, links, and information about topics, please join our FB Group

TechCamp Budapest 2021 focused on start-ups

TechCamp Budapest will take place online throughout the month of June and will accommodate 100 start-ups and entrepreneurs from throughout the EUR region. It will provide numerous opportunities for participants to work with mentors and to build a strong regional network. The application deadline is May 20th -- candidates can apply at https://www.untoldbudapest.com/techcampbudapest

26 березня 2021 р.

Information Literacy Week

Information Literacy Week goes to its end, so, let us remind you a few basic notions connected to this concept. We would also encourage you to use our subscribed databases on eLibraryUSA platform https://elibraryusa.state.gov/. In case, you need to receive remote access to elibraryUSA, please contact us acl@ukma.edu.ua . The service is available to our registered users. If you would like to register at the library, please check this page https://library.ukma.edu.ua/korystuvachu/reiestratsiia

We are looking for an English speaking volunteer

We are looking for an English speaking volunteer to moderate our English Speaking Club for people looking to practice their spoken English in a relaxed and fun atmosphere and communicate with people united by a common passion for learning English. If you have a will to help others to learn and develop, to practice your teaching skills, get on well with different groups of people and have an excellent command of English and good communication skills then this opportunity is just for you. Please contact us. Club will run once a week via MS Teams or Google Meetings software So, if you want to • Gain useful voluntary experience • Gain valuable skills • Meet new people • Gain teaching skills • Become more confident • Help other people learn English • Have fun Please don’t hesitate to contact us acl@ukma.edu.ua