Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Trial Database - Jewish Studies Source

The library currently has a trial to Jewish Studies Source. Jewish Studies Source offers a multidisciplinary view into the study of Jewish civilization from its historical origins to the present. When you access the trial, the link to the database will be on the right hand side of the screen.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

JSTOR Now Available to Alums!

The library is now able to provide access to JSTOR for CTU graduates. JSTOR is a collection of online full text scholarly journals; the library's JSTOR collection focuses on theology, religion and the humanities. Please contact Lisa Gonzalez for information on how to access this collection.

Monday, November 8, 2010

Have You Tried the Library Toolbar?

The library toolbar offers shortcuts to library resources, such as your library account, and library catalogs and databases. With one click, you can switch from searching JSTOR to searching ATLA. Check it out by downloading and installing the toolbar in your browser.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Library's WorldCat Online Catalog Available for Smart Phones

The library's WorldCat catalog is also available in a mobile interface. This local version of the WorldCat catalog highlights items owned by CTU, and integrates interlibrary loan requesting for items owned by I-Share libraries.

Monday, November 1, 2010

After Hours Movie Night November 5th

All are invited to attend the library’s after hours movie night on Friday, November 5th at 7p.m. The film will be Tulpan, a film directed by Sergei Dvortsevoy. On the steppes of Kazakhstan, a young sailor returns from the Russian Navy, tries to establish himself as a herdsmen, and win the hand of the only girl around for miles. A brief discussion time will follow the movie.