Monday, November 28, 2011

Countdown to Finals


Have you been looking for a good place to study for finals?

Come to the library! Open hours have been extended from November 28 to December 4:

Monday to Thursday:   7:30 am - midnight
Friday:                        7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday:                  11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday:                      2:00 pm - midnight

Friday, November 11, 2011

FILMS ON DEMAND - Digital Educational Video

A trial of Films On Demand is now available at Pierce Library from November 4 - December 4, 2011. Films On Demand is a state-of-the-art streaming video platform that makes it easier than ever to incorporate outstanding educational programs from Films Media Group into your content management systems, online lesson plans, or distance learning courseware.  Access Films On Demand (User name: easternoruniv  Password: films) from the News and events section on the library home page, or from the library list of database trials, where you can also tell us what you think about this resource.


Tuesday, November 8, 2011

Colloquium: Lager, Labels and the 44th Parallel

Thursday, November 10
4:00 pm (refreshments at 3:30 pm)
Ackerman Hall, Rm 210

Guest Presenter:
Marian Mustoe, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Geography
EOU College of Arts and Sciences

This research examines how northwest brewers using point of purchase advertising in the context of place have put the 44th parallel not only on the map, but also on the bottle. Presented at the Seattle Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers. A library resource list is available for those who wish to do further research.

Thursday, November 3, 2011

New Credo Reference Search Box

"Credo Reference is an online reference collection, and it features full-text content from hundreds of reference books covering a broad range of subjects. It's a search engine like Google, but instead of searching the entire Internet, your results come from a comprehensive library of trusted reference sources without advertisements, clutter, or irrelevant hits." Learn more.

Credo Reference is such a fantastic resource that we have made searching the collection even easier by putting a search box on the Library home page. You can also link to it from the alphabetical list of databases.

There are video tours in Credo that will lead you through keyword and advanced searching, using the "Find a Book" feature, using the Credo Concept Map, and using Topic Pages as a research starting point.

Don't wait! Use Credo Reference today!