Digital Campus


We’re excited to announce the Library’s latest online subscription, Digital Campus. At last, students and instructors can legally stream full length feature films from any computer, 24/7. You’ll find lots of thought-provoking, artistic, and historically significant films in this collection, great for sparking class discussions. We currently have access to 113 movies and can add more:

12 Angry Men (1957)
2001 A Space Odyssey
300
All the President’s Men
Amelie
American History X
Apollo 18
Argo
Babies
Bamboozled
Battleship Potemkin
A Beautiful Mind
The Bicycle Thief
The Big Lebowski
The Big Sleep (1946)
The Birds
Body Heat
Bonnie & Clyde
Bowling for Columbine
Boyz N the Hood
The Breakfast Club
Brokeback Mountain
Butterfly / La Lengua de las Mariposas
Casablanca
Citizen Kane
City of God
The Color Purple
The Count of Monte Cristo (2001)
The Crying Game
Do the Right Thing
Double Indemnity
Dr. Strangelove
Easy Rider
Enron the Smartest Guys in the Room
Erin Brockovich
Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Far from Heaven
Food, Inc.
Forks over Knives
Frankenstein (1931)
Full Metal Jacket
Gandhi
Gangs of New York
Gattaca
Gladiator (2000)
Glory (1989)
Gone with the Wind
Good Night and Good Luck
Good Will Hunting
Gran Torino
The Great Debaters
The Great Gatsby
Groundhog Day
Hair
Hamlet (1990)
Hamlet (1996)
Hamlet (2000)
Hate / La Haine
Hero
The Imitation Game
Inception
Invictus
It Happened One Night
The Jazz Singer (1927)
The King’s Speech
A League of Their Own
Life Is Beautiful
Like Water for Chocolate
Macbeth (1971)
Malcolm X (1992)
The Maltese Falcon (1941)
The Matrix
Milk
The Mission
The Motorcycle Diaries
Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Mulholland Drive
No Country for Old Men
North by Northwest
On the Waterfront
Othello (1995)
Out of the Past (1947)
Paint Your Wagon
Pan’s Labyrinth
Paris Is Burning
Philadelphia
The Piano
Psycho (1960)
Pulp Fiction
A Raisin In the Sun
Rear Window
Rebel Without a Cause
Roger & Me
Roman Holiday
Schindler’s List
The Searchers
Shakespeare in Love
The Shape of Things
The Shawshank Redemption
The Shining
Sicko
Singin’ in the Rain
Smoke Signals
The Social Network
Stranger than Fiction
Strangers on a Train
Taxi Driver
Three Days of the Condor
To Kill a Mockingbird
Touch of Evil
Up in the Air
Vertigo
Wag the Dog

Digital Campus is D2L compatible. You’ll need to use Firefox, Internet Explorer, or Safari; Google Chrome doesn’t support the browser plugin required to enforce Digital Rights Management. You’ll also need to install Microsoft’s free Silverlight software, which works on both Macs and PCs. Let us know if you have any questions, pop some popcorn, and enjoy!

Free books

Please see the latest spreadsheet of Library discards and contact Danielle if you’d like any of them. Most of these books are about graphic design.

Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

 

Credo Reference includes 756 reference ebooks and more than 3.5 million full text entries. Take a look!

Films On Demand update

Films On Demand added 153 new videos in July, bringing our streaming video collection up to 21,951 titles. Take a look!

Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

Credo Reference includes 751 reference ebooks and more than 3.5 million full text entries. Take a look!

AccessScience Maker Space

Attention makers and DIYers: AccessScience has a new Maker Space with do-it-yourself science projects for all skill levels! From their announcement:

These hands-on projects come from McGraw-Hill Education’s TAB imprint–leading publisher of DIY technology books for makers, hackers, and electronics hobbyists. Each project includes a materials list, skill level, step-by-step instructions, and detailed diagrams and photographs. Projects include:

Pick a project and start making!

New titles in Credo Reference

Credo Reference has added or updated the following 10 titles:

Our Credo Reference collection now includes 751 reference ebooks and more than 3.5 million full text entries. Take a look!
D9 World History Encyclopedia DS62 A Concise History of the Middle East NA200 100 Ideas that Changed Architecture

R733 Routledge Handbook of Complementary and Alternative Medicine SF996.4 Foundations of Wildlife Diseases TR15 100 Ideas that Changed Photography

Films On Demand update

Films On Demand added 160 new videos in June, bringing our streaming video collection up to 21,813 titles. Take a look!

Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

Credo Reference includes 747 reference ebooks and more than 3.5 million full text entries. Take a look!

Science Reference Center update

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If you’re looking for great nature photography, head over to Science Reference Center. In addition to hundreds of full-text science periodicals, ebooks, encyclopedias, essays, and videos, you’ll find an impressive collection of images. Here’s what EBSCO has to say about the recent expansion:

We are pleased to announce that Science Reference Center™ now features an additional 250,000 high-quality images, including stunning pictures of landscapes, plants, animals, rock formations, fungi and more from Nature Picture Library. Based in the U.K., Nature Picture Library provides photographs from more than 300 of the world’s best nature and wildlife photographers.

These images have been selected for inclusion in Science Image Collection, a database that accompanies Science Reference Center. The addition of Nature Picture Library brings the total number of images in Science Image Collection to more than 280,000. The collection also includes images from National Geographic, UPI, Getty and NASA as well as hundreds of proprietary illustrations, charts and graphs.

Take a look at some of the colorful new images now included in Science Reference Center: