Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
For more information on SPL cards look at their website here: http://www.spl.org/default.asp?pageID=info_card_serviceareas
Online databases available via the Seattle Public Library cover art, business, economics, law and more...
A few samples are:
Art Full-text & Art Retrospective
Two databases that provide art-related articles from hundreds of periodicals published throughout the world, from 1929-current. Full-text available from 1984 -current.
Lands and Peoples
Find information on the world's countries and their peoples, cultures, histories and current events. Includes maps, flags and photos.
Articles in law reviews and journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers.
A subject-author guide to music periodical literature.
Morningstar Investment Research Center
Investment data and reports on more than 30,000 mutual funds, stocks and ETFs. Also includes portfolio management tools.
Investment ratings, research, statistics, and forecasts for thousands of stocks and mutual funds.
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Answer: Use your smart phone! New, free mobile apps now make it possible for you to use the Washington State Ask-a-Librarian service called "Ask-WA" on your Android or iPhone smart phone. You can ask questions of actual research librarians in real time, 24 hours a day just like you would from your computer!
Download the Adroid app here:
Download the iphone app here:
Ask-a-Librarian and get that paper in on time!
Tuesday, October 12, 2010
- Climate change and sustainable development new challenges for poverty reduction
- Environment and ecology
- Environmental regulations and global warming
- Global warming and climate change demystified
- Innovation, markets and sustainable energy the challenge of hydrogen and fuel cells
- International business and global climate change
- Nuclear energy
- Solar and geothermal energy
- Visions for a sustainable energy future
To find more ebooks, go to the Library Catalog Advanced Search and select "electronic resource" from the Location drop down box. Enter your topic terms in the search boxes and Voila! Access the full text of books online! A suggested search for this topic is to type the following terms in the first search box, then click search:
sustainable sustainability environment environmental climate green warming
See the LibGuide on Sustainability for even more resources on this topic.
Friday, September 24, 2010
- Call a librarian at the Library Reference Desk at (360) 475-7252 (on campus ext 7252)
- Find Library Hours on our web page?
- Chat live online with a librarian for help on your research 24/7?
- Talk with a librarian in person for help with what books or articles you could use for a paper?
- Explore the many online databases and encyclopedias we subscribe to?
- Use group study rooms?
- Find Course Reserve material in our catalog from your instructor?
- Check out brand new laptops from our circulation/check-out desk?
- See displays of the library's new books?
- Find quiet, pleasant places to study and use your wireless laptop?
- Review custom research guides for particular OC classes as well as general subjects?
Come explore! Talk with us, we want to help!
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
Tuesday, June 22, 2010
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