Crossword Solver

Attention crossword puzzle, Words With Friends, and Scrabble players! Credo Reference has a Crossword Solver tool you’re going to love. It’s easy to use – just substitute question marks for the letters you’re missing and you’ll get a list of words that fit. Or enter all of your letters and you’ll get a set of anagrams, helpful for Words With Friends and Scrabble. Enjoy!

Films On Demand update

Films On Demand added 459 new videos in May, bringing our streaming video collection up to 21,830 titles. Take a look!

National Men’s Health Month

June 15-21 is National Men’s Health Week and June is Men’s Health Month. According to the CDC, only 46% of men met federal guidelines for aerobic physical activity in 2010. Learn how men can reduce their risk of illness and stay healthy with books and ebooks from our collection.

Check out these sites for more information:

AccessScience update

AccessScience has added lots of new content this month. There are new videos and animations on the following topics:

New briefings include:

There are new articles:

And research reviews:

And finally, there’s a new curriculum map on Microbiology for instructors.

 

LGBT Pride Month

June is Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month, a celebration of LGBT culture and history and a call to end prejudice and discrimination against people based on sexual orientation. Learn more with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection and check out these sites for more information:

EBSCO ebooks update

EBSCO eBooks

Our EBSCO eBook Academic Collection grew by 3,060 titles last month and now contains over 140,000 ebooks. Take a look at what that includes:

See EBSCO’s Support Center for FAQ, help sheets, tutorials, and user guides, including how to access these ebooks on your mobile device. Or you can always contact us. Enjoy!

Summer hours

The Library’s summer hours start today:

  • Monday – Thursday: 8 AM to 1 PM
  • Friday: CLOSED

Whether you’re traveling, gardening, or looking for some good fiction to read this summer, we’ve got you covered. And don’t forget, our Online Resources are always open.

Mental Health Month

May is Mental Health Month. According to SAMHSA, 1 out of 5 American adults experienced some form of mental illness in 2010. This year, Mental Health America is using the theme B4Stage4 to encourage people to address mental health issues early instead of at Stage 4, when symptoms are more severe and recovery takes longer. You can learn more about mental health with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.

See these sites for more information:

Jewish American Heritage Month

May is Jewish American Heritage Month, a celebration of Jewish contributions to American history, culture, and society. Learn more with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.

Check out these sites for more information:

ALS Awareness Month

May is ALS Awareness Month. ALS, or amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, is commonly known as Lou Gehrig’s disease and affects the nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord that control voluntary muscle movement. You can learn more about ALS with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.

Check out these sites for more information: