Wednesday, March 25, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
Our Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) collection has just grown by 21 titles:
- Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 10 volumes
- American Eras: Primary Sources; Vol. 1
- American Eras: Primary Sources; Vol. 2
- American Eras: Primary Sources; Vol. 3
- St. James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture, 5 volumes
- Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America, 4 volumes
- Encyclopedia of African-American Culture and History, 6 volumes
- Environmental Encyclopedia, 2 volumes
- Encyclopedia of Business and Finance, 2 volumes
- Career Information Center, 16 volumes
- Gale Encyclopedia of American Law, 14 volumes
- Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, 2 volumes
- Shakespeare for Students: Critical Interpretations of Shakespeare’s Plays and Poetry, 2 volumes
- Bioethics, 6 volumes
- Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia: Extinction, 2 volumes
- The Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health, 2 volumes
- The Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health, 2 volumes
- Human Diseases and Conditions, 4 volumes
- The Gale Encyclopedia of Surgery and Medical Tests, 4 volumes
- The Gale Encyclopedia of Children’s Health: Infancy through Adolescence, 4 volumes
- The Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, 6 volumes
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:
For more information about GVRL, ask a librarian or attend one of these free webinars:
Friday, March 13, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
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!
Thursday, March 12, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
Minitex is offering free training webinars for our ELM databases. Click below for class descriptions and to register.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
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:
Monday, March 9, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
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.
Friday, March 6, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
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.
Thursday, March 5, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
Films On Demand added 22 new videos in February, bringing our streaming video collection up to 20,638 titles. Take a look!
Monday, March 2, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
Monday, February 23, 2015 | by Michael Kirby
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.