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Researcher Support Services 11.15.2021

Featured Database: The New York Times

You can use databases to easily find organized collections of articles, journals, news, streaming videos, primary sources, data, and more!

Here’s one of our new databases:

The New York Times

You must …

Decolonize Your Bookshelf: Explore American Indian History and Culture

Researcher Support Services 11.01.2021

Featured Database: American Indian Histories and Cultures

"Decolonize Your Bookshelf Graphic"

We're honoring National American Indian Heritage Month with "Decolonize Your Bookshelf" displays…

100+ Free Streaming Movies from Blockbuster Films to Arthouse Classics

Researcher Support Services 10.18.2021

Featured Database: Swank Digital Campus

You can use databases to easily find organized collections of articles, journals, news, streaming videos, primary sources, data, and more!

Here’s one of our most used databases:

Swank Digital Campus

What’s in it?

Swank Digital Campus is the Library's premiere digital video streaming resource. It has…

This New Tool Sheds Light on Human Rights Violations and Terrible Crimes Worldwide

Researcher Support Services 10.06.2021

Featured Database: Human Rights Studies Online

You can use databases to easily find organized collections of articles, journals, news, streaming videos, primary sources, data, and more!

Here’s one of our new databases:

Human Rights Studies Online

What’s in it?

Human Rights Studies Online provides documentation, analysis, and interpretation of…

Journal List and Start My Research Maintenance on 9/25

Technical Services Division 09.23.2021

On September 25 there is a planned maintenance window for the platform that hosts the Journal List and Start My Research. As a result, there will be an 8-hour service downtime beginning at 10 AM. During this time, the Journal List will be unavailable and some links in Start My Research search results will be inaccessible. The Skyline catalog will remain operational, and can be used to search library holdings. 

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