Archive | May, 2010

RefWorks 2.0 Now Available

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May 27, 2010

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RefWorks users will notice that a new interface was deployed this week. Access to RefWorks Classic is still available through the RefWorks login screen as well as within the personal database (click the “switch to classic” atop the screen). All of your existing references will be available in both interfaces. All new users should create accounts on […]

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120 Years of Fine Printing: The Story of Woodbury and Company

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May 25, 2010

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Visit the Gordon Library to view various “bird’s eye” views of factories and other commercial buildings around the Northeast and other archival materials relating to this special collection. Woodbury and Company was led by four generations of WPI-educated Woodbury men, beginning with John C. Woodbury, Class of 1876. The company specialized in beautiful photogravure letterhead […]

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Deeper Nature Archive Now Available – 1987+

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May 25, 2010

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The WPI Gordon Library is pleased to announced we were able to subscribe to a deeper archive of the online version of Nature the international journal of science. WPI network users will now have access to Nature online back to Jan. 1, 1987.  Please note that we do have from 1892 to 1996 in our print […]

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More Knovel Ebooks: Sustainable Energy & Development

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May 3, 2010

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We recently added a topic area to our Knovel ebook subscription for Sustainable Energy & Development. New ebooks include the following and many more: ASHRAE GreenGuide – The Design, Construction, and Operation of Sustainable Buildings (2nd Edition)   Solar Energy Engineering – Processes and Systems LEED Practices, Certification, and Accreditation Handbook Biodiesel Handbook Ecology of Building […]

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Worcester the City that Reads: WPI Collected 300 Books

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May 3, 2010

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WPI students, faculty and staff donated more than 300 books for the drive. WPI classes end May 4th but the drive continues so we encourage you to check your bookshelves and donate to Worcester children for summer reading. Books collected included The Lorax by Dr. Seuss, Philip Pullman’s The Golden Compass and a variety of Nancy […]

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