NEWS

Rose Lilley Retires after 23 Years of Service

Rose Lilley

Rose Lilley, Library Assistant for Technical Processing at the Annie Gabriel Library since 1996, retired at the end of June. For over two decades, she was instrumental in the preservation and expansion of the library's print collections. Her loving and thoughtful care will be reflected throughout the Annie Gabriel Library for decades to come. From the library staff and the many students whose lives you've touched: thank you, Rose!

Library E-Resources Update: Spring 2019

From trending infographics to high-res art, from chemical compounds to literature criticism from Oxford University Press, there's something for everyone in the library's most recent e-resources additions:

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Statista –  A user-friendly source for a wide range of trustworthy statistics, with an emphasis on business applications. Statista also includes up-to-date reports on particular countries, companies, consumer markets and trends. Available from our databases listings.

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Artstor – Over 2.5 million high-res images comprising the world's cultural heritage: anthropology, archaeology, architecture, art history, fashion, costume, literature, religion, and theater, all rights-cleared for educational use. Available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch.

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DynaMed Plus – If you previously used DynaMed for evidence-based point-of-care reference information in the health sciences, you're going to love this major upgrade. Use in your browser, or install the mobile app! Available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch.

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SciFinder – The world's most comprehensive and authoritative source of chemical substances, reactions and literature references. Available from our databases listings.

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JSTOR Life Sciences – Access back to volume one, issue one of 162 of the most influential journals in biology, health sciences, ecology, botany, plant science, conservation and zoology. JSTOR is available from our databases listings and each article is discoverable in OneSearch.

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Oxford University Press Humanities Journals – Dozens of new humanities e-journals from one of the most esteemed academic publishers. Each title is listed in Journals A-Z, and each article is discoverable in OneSearch.

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Psychotherapy.net Social Work Collection – With this upgrade of Psychotherapy.net, we've added 41 streaming videos addressing the fundamentals and core competencies of social work practice. Psychotherapy.net is available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch, OneSearch Catalog, and Webcat.

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APA Style Central is now... Academic Writer

The library database known as APA Style Central has a new name -- Academic Writer -- but the same great tools to help you write professionally according to the standards of the APA.

Library E-Resources Update: Fall 2018, Pt. 2

Aspiring anthropologists, thespians, and curious humans take note! Two new databases invite you to explore the world of culture and the world of the stage:

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eHRAF World Cultures – A cross-cultural and ethnographic database that contains descriptive information on all aspects of cultural and social life for over 300 cultures, from the Abipón to the Yurok.  Available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch.

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Digital Theatre+ – Over 300 streaming professional theatrical productions, over 200 filmed interviews with theatre professionals, as well as literary and dramatic texts, documentaries, lectures, teaching plans, workshops and study guides. Available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch, OneSearch Catalog, and Webcat.

Library E-Resources Update: Fall 2018, Pt. 1

The library has added several major new online resources in the fields of engineering, business, writing and the social sciences, with more on the way. Watch this space for part two!

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IEEE Xplore – The content now available to CBU on IEEE Xplore includes nearly one-third of the world's current research in the areas of electrical engineering, computer science, telecommunications, and technology in general. Available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch.

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APA Style Central – An interactive platform that helps you develop your writing and research skills, combining sophisticated learning and teaching tools, advanced authoring technology, and full integration of the APA manual. Available from our databases listings.

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PrivCo – A gold mine of hard-to-find information on privately-owned companies. Look up a specific company, or use the advanced search tool to produce reports on companies meeting your criteria. Available from our databases listings.

 

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MIT Press E-books – Nearly 700 e-books from MIT Press, including cutting edge topics and classics from the past. Each book is discoverable in OneSearch, OneSearch Catalog, and Webcat.

Library E-Resources Update: Spring 2018

Check out these brand new online resources in the fields of history, literature, nursing and social sciences:

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American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals – A vast trove of historical primary sources in U.S. history that includes digitized and full-text-searchable versions of over 7,500 newspapers and other periodicals from 1684 to 1912. Available from our databases listings and discoverable in OneSearch.

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Cambridge Companions to Literature – Over 350 volumes of the Cambridge Companions to Literature series from Cambridge University Press. Each volume provides a set of essays that together provide a comprehensive overview of the topic: a particular, writer, period or literary genre. Available from our databases listings, and discoverable in OneSearch, OneSearch Catalog and Webcat.

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ScienceDirect Social & Behavioral Sciences E-Journals – Hundreds of social and behavioral sciences e-journals from one of the world's largest scientific publishers. Individual articles are discoverable in ScienceDirect and OneSearch, and each journal is listed in the Journals A-Z listing.

 

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JSTOR Arts & Sciences IX – With this collection, the library adds to JSTOR the archive of 179 significant journals from the fields of business, economics, sociology, education, public administration and others. Articles from these journals are discoverable in JSTOR, Onesearch and many other databases.

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Ovid Nursing e-journal backfile – Many important nursing e-journals from the publisher Ovid are now available from the present going all the way back to volume one, issue one. Individual articles are discoverable on Ovid's platform, as well as CINAHL, OneSearch, and in many other databases.

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Annual Reviews Social Sciences collection – Review articles are an excellent way to get quickly up to speed on a specialized area of new research. These twelve journals cover fields like anthropology, criminal justice, psychology, public health and political science. Articles from these journals are discoverable in OneSearch and many other databases.