Tag Archive | "library resources"

More books, more ebooks, more streaming video

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Friday, April 22, 2016

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Karen Bohrer

Very Short Introductions, ebooks on optics and photonics, and documentary films are some of the resources that are new at the library

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New database trial for e-books in Spanish

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Monday, February 15, 2016

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Karen Bohrer

E-libro offers access to more than 84,000 titles in Spanish, including books, journal articles, and documents.

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From the Archives: Finding your Family at WPI

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Monday, August 17, 2015

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Michael Kemezis

A majority of Curation, Preservation and Archives' research requests are from family genealogists looking for information about a relative who graduated from WPI. This posts discusses what resources are available to CPA to help provide information to these family historians.

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What’s On Your Summer Reading List?

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Thursday, May 21, 2015

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Karen Bohrer

Beach or hammock reading, rainy day reading or viewing from among mystery series, fantasy series, award-winning novels, humor, biography, and history are all waiting for you at the library.

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New database trial: Scopus

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

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Karen Bohrer

Learn about our latest database trial and a demo/training session to go with it.

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Finding Resources During the Government Shutdown

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Friday, October 4, 2013

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As a result of the Federal Government shutdown a few resources commonly used by the WPI community may not be available or actively updated. We hope this list will prove helpful.

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Welcome, New Faculty!

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Friday, August 23, 2013

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Evelyn Riley

On Wednesday, August 21st we had the pleasure of meeting many of our new faculty. Here is a summary of some of the most frequently asked questions that we received:

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Library Workshops: June 18, 2012 – June 22, 2012

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Thursday, June 14, 2012

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Evelyn Riley

Research on the Go: Using Mobile Devices to Access Library Resources – Brown Bag Lunch and Discussion Wednesday, June 20, 2012  Time: 12 noon-1:00 p.m. Location: Library Lab A Instructor: Stacy Schwartz Have an iPad, iPhone, Android, or another smartphone or tablet? Attend this discussion to share apps for mobile research and reading and best […]

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Library Workshop Tonight! Summon-Simplify Your Research, 6-7 p.m., Lab B

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Thursday, January 26, 2012

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Evelyn Riley

Have you ever wished that you could find library resources in one place? Well now you can. Summon is one stop shopping for searching for books, e-books, project reports, articles, patents and more. Instead of searching separately through many sources, you can search Summon to get the research you need quickly and easily.

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