• Databases,  Humanities,  Research

    Dear Hum. V,

    Great to see you this week!   I loved your mind-mapping of the ‘Scholarly Conversation.’   When you’re ready to leap into the academic literature, here’s the page in the research guide (screenshot below) listing four databases providing just that.   As always, please be in touch with any research-y queries!  I love hearing from you. 🙂    

  • Databases,  Humanities,  Research

    Research #LikeABoss

    Way to research Hum. 4!   During the month of the Hum. 4 research paper, April, you collectively:   Retrieved 546 reference articles from the Gale digital reference library. Visited  the library’s Ebsco products 625 times (screen grab below). Made 210 visits to the library’s Kanopy educational film database, watching 1,502 minutes of footage. And viewed the Hum. 4 research guide – 3,334 times!     EbscoAdmin Page – April 2016 Session Usage Report. EbscoHost. Web. 03 May 2016.

  • Natural Sciences,  Periodicals,  Research,  Web Resources

    Hello Anatomy and Physiology,

    Working on the annual heart conditions and treatments project?   Need some scientific journals?  Research trials?   Your research guide contains links to several library-purchased scientific journal collections as well as the freely available ClinicalTrials.gov from the U.S. National Institutes of Health.   Research-y questions?  Can I help? Do let me know.      

  • Periodicals

    Flipster

    What is it? Flipster is a digital magazine service with a page-flip platform.   What’s in it? Currently, the library has subscribed to the titles below.  Looking for something else?  Let me know!   Atlantic Monthly Backpacker Bicycling Bloombergs Businessweek Entertainment Weekly Esquire National Review Newsweek New York Review of Books Popular Mechanics Popular Photography Popular Science Road & Track Rolling Stone Runner’s World Sail Seventeen Sports Illustrated Time  

  • Databases,  Fine Arts,  General Works,  History,  Humanities,  Library News,  Literature,  Mathematics,  Natural Sciences,  Periodicals,  Religion,  Research,  Social Sciences

    Ebsco’s Explora

    The library purchases many collections of digital content from vendor Ebsco (things like digital magazines, journals, newspapers, eBooks). Now, Ebsco is offering a search box to search this content, at once, simultaneously.  PLUS, they’ve added thousands of AP newsreels. This interface is named Explora. Level up, efficiency.