• Humanities,  Research

    Humanities V – Library eCollection Usage

    During the month of May, the month of the Humanities V Capstone Project:   You  Searched:   Global Issues  in Context – 761 times Digital Reference Library – 1,020 times Proquest periodical database – 718 times And viewed the Hum. 5 Capstone Research Guide – 1,632 times Well Done!  

  • 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…

  • History,  Humanities,  Research

    Hum. 4 – Library eCollection Usage

    During the month of April, the month of the Hum. 4 Research Paper, You  Searched: U.S. History in Context – 1,267 times Digital Reference Library – 623 times Proquest periodical database – 916 times And viewed the Hum. 4 Research Guide – 1,508 times Excellent!    

  • General Works,  History,  Humanities,  Mathematics,  Natural Sciences,  Religion,  Research,  Social Sciences

    Updated Interface: the digital Reference Library

    The library’s digital reference collection, purchased from library vendor Gale, just underwent a small update. Search limiters are now over on the right (just like the In Context databases, purchased from the same vendor) and the advanced search button is now directly to the right of the search bar.