Thursday, August 28, 2008

eJournal Glitches

We are experiencing difficulties with some of our ejournals. If the link to one of our ejournals doesn't work or if some of the ejournal content is missing, please call the Reference desk at 972-883-2643. We'll check to see if there are any possible alternatives (paper copy, microfilm, another ejournal package, etc.) to recommend. We apologize in advance for the inconvenience.

Monday, August 11, 2008

Free Download of the Week

Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings in C, Op. 48
The Classical Music Library download of the week is back after a brief hiatus. This week’s free download is Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings in C, Op. 48, performed by the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Yuri Simonov, conductor. More information about this piece is available on our music blog.Classical Music Library is part of Music Online, an integrated collection of listening and reference resources. Learn more about all of our music collections, including Opera in Video and Dance in Video. Stay informed of the latest in music from Alexander Street Press with the new headline animator. You can also subscribe to the RSS feed in the reader of your choice.

Friday, August 08, 2008

Rejoice, Literature Fans! Proquest Learning:Literature Is Here!

Proquest Learning: Literature is the newest addition to the library’s databases on literature and literary criticism. While it has been designed for secondary school teachers, anyone interested in novels, short stories, plays and poems will find this online resource of immense interest. PL: Literature does not limit itself just to the full-text reproductions of these many kinds of literature. Researchers can also find biographical data on authors; criticism of literary works; reference works in the form of literary encyclopedias, dictionaries, and thesauri; and a handy citation guide. Last but not least, PL: Literature offers a wide array of multimedia options for the inquisitive researcher: images of authors, video clips of literary performances, and audio clips of works being read. Check it out today!

Thursday, August 07, 2008

Downtime Expected for PHYSICSnetBASE - Aug 8th

Server maintenance is required on the PHYSICSnetBASE database by CRC Press. It will take place on Friday, August 8th, from 3:30PM to 9:00PM. The database and any of its e-books to which the library catalog links will be unavailable during this period. We thank our patrons for their patience and understanding.
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