• Natural Sciences,  Research,  Social Sciences

    Adolescent Health & Wellness: New eReference

    New in the library’s Salem eReference collection is the digitized version of the 3-volume Adolescent Health & Wellness.     5 examples from the 483 articles: Asperger Syndrome by Michael A. Buratovich Eczema by Paul J. Frisch LGBT Teens and Peer Acceptance by Claire B. Joseph Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder by Kevin T. Larkin, Virginia L. Goetsch Time Management by Courtney Brogle   Image credit: Cover. Adolescent Health & Wellness. Ed. Paul Moglia. Hackensack: Salem, 2015. Salem Online. Web. 07 Oct. 2015. <http://online.salempress.com>.  

  • Humanities,  Language,  Mathematics,  Natural Sciences,  Research

    Which digital reference books did you choose?

    The library recently concluded it’s pilot in User-Driven Acquisition.   This past year the entire 2,000+ collection of digital reference books was available to the SPS community.   Now, at the end of the academic year, the library has purchased those 20 titles most consulted by SPS researchers (you!).  🙂     What were they?   Ancient Rome Cold War Reference Library Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference Library Gale Encyclopedia of Mental Health 3 Garbage and Recycling (Greenhaven Press) Global Events: Milestone Events Throughout History Global Viewpoints: The War in Iraq Greek and Roman Mythology Greenhaven Encyclopedias of: Ancient Greece Greenhaven Encyclopedias of: Terrorism Human Trafficking (Greenhaven) Learning Disabilities…

  • Natural Sciences

    Salem Science

    The library recently purchased the digital version of Salem Press’s Encyclopedia of Energy.     This set contains over 500+ background articles on energy and energy related topics, including: Acid Rain Carbon Footprint and Neutrality Electric Vehicles Heat Pumps Netherlands   Off the grounds?  Simply login to http://vpn.sps.edu with your SPS credentials to access the entire digital library.    

  • General Works,  Natural Sciences,  Research

    Salem Health

    Salem Health What is it? – Salem Health is an eBook. It is the digitized version of the 6-volume Magill’s Medical Guide. How would I use it? – Consider a broad topic search for background information on a medical topic. According to the Magill’s site, the articles in this series are meant to be accessible to the everyday reader, yet have been written by medical professionals and medical writers.      

  • Research

    New eReference: Encyclopedia of World Mythology

    New in the library’s eReference collection from Gale, is the Encyclopedia of World Mythology.   Use this 6-volume set to find background information on such things as: Aladdin Banshees Fruit in Mythology Sphinx Witches and Wizards