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OneSearch Party!

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On Thursday, April 11th, the library hosted a party to introduce our new resource, OneSearch! OneSearch allows users to search all the library's resources at once! For more information, please visit


OneSearch Cake

Spring Break Schedue - 2013

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Over Spring Break our hours will be:


Saturday, March 9- Sunday, March 10- Closed
Monday, March 11- Wednesday, March 13- 9 am- 3 pm
Thursday, March 14- Saturday, March 16- Closed
Sunday, March 17- Reopen at 7 pm


We hope you have a wonderful, save break!

New eBook Collection!

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The Academic eBook Subscription Collection has been added to eBooks on EBSCOhost, which includes 86,000 titles! This collection covers a vast range of topics including art, business, literature, technology, and much more!

February Book Display

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February is Black History Month! Please come by the library and check out our display of books written by African American authors. It's located on the front circulation desk.

New Ebook Collection - ebrary!

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We are excited to announce our new ebook collection, ebrary! With this new collection, we're adding 70,000 books on a variety of subjects. ebrary allows a user to:

·         Search across every single word on every single page of every single eBook.

·         Copy and paste. Email. Print. Cite.

·         Take notes. Store and share your research online.


Get it here – On Campus Link

Or here – Off Campus Link


View the Quick Start Guide.

Downloading – Although ebrary eBooks can be downloaded as an entire book, book chapter, or page range, most users prefer to access them online where the ebrary reader provides a superior reading experience along with many research aids such as highlighting passages, note taking, and online storage of your research when you create a personal account.


NetLibrary becomes eBooks on EBSCOhost

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NetLibrary, home of the library’s largest eBook collection (41,000 vols.) has changed names and looks. It is now called eBooks on EBSCOhost. This change is expected to make eBooks easier to find and easier to use as EBSCO rolls out a series of improvements including:

- Integration (including linking) with other EBSCO databases (We have about 25.)

- Free inclusion in EhIS (EBSCOhost Integrated Search) – Allowing users to search eBooks and articles at the same time.

- Improved Title Acquisitions Process

- Greatly improved searching, including subject searching (previously unavailable)

New Database! LexisNexis Academic

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Lexis Nexis Academic, available from the database pages, is great for business and legal studies! Provides access to over 10,000 full-text news, business, and legal publications. This product also provides access to the renowned Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789. Please check it out!

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