Gale Virtual Reference Library update

Our Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) collection has just grown by 21 titles:

Articles from GVRL can be downloaded to your eReader as PDFs or saved as MP3s and listened to. You’ll also find APA and MLA citations for each article and a built-in dictionary. Here are a few of the new titles:

E184.A1 Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America HF1001 Encyclopedia of Business and Finance GE10 Environmental Encyclopedia

QH332 Bioethics RC437 Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health RT21 Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health

For more information about GVRL, ask a librarian or attend one of these free webinars:

Credo Reference Topic Pages

Credo Reference is featuring the following Topic Pages this month:

 

Credo Reference includes 727 reference ebooks and more than 3.4 million full text entries. Take a look!

ELM webinars


Minitex is offering free training webinars for our ELM databases. Click below for class descriptions and to register.

Women’s History Month

March is Women’s History Month, a celebration of women’s achievements throughout history and their contributions to culture and society. Learn about women’s history with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection and check out these sites for more information:

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 math, computers, and botany.

AccessScience update

AccessScience has added lots of new content this month. New research reviews include:

New briefings include:

There are new videos and animations on the following topics:

For instructors, there’s a new curriculum map on Introductory Geology. And finally, take a look at the new video biographies of Ruzena Bajcsy, winner of the 2009 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science and Ali Nayfeh, winner of the 2014 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Mechanical Engineering.

 

New titles in Credo Reference

Credo Reference has just added the following 14 titles:

Our Credo Reference collection now includes 727 reference ebooks and more than 3.4 million full text entries. Take a look!
PN1994.9 Film Quotations R121 Dictionary of Medical Terms TJ163.28 Dictionary of Energy

Films On Demand update

Films On Demand added 22 new videos in February, bringing our streaming video collection up to 20,638 titles. Take a look!

New titles

Take a look at the new books and videos we added to our collection in February. You can find these and everything else in our collection through our catalog, MnPALS Plus. Here are a few of the new titles on our shelves. Check them out!

HD30.3 Speak up, show up, and stand out NK2113 The collected home PE1408 Essential writing skills for college & beyond

SB349 Epic tomatoes HF5549.5 The best place to work KF6491 Home business tax deductions

QA76.774 OS X Yosemite HQ755.8 No-drama discipline TK5105.888 Don't make me think

LB2368 Specifications grading NC998.4 Design literacy QB981 A brief history of time

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 interior design and writing.