Archive for October, 2010

Searching for Stand Alone Journals

The library usually adds to its collection by purchasing entire databases, but sometimes there is a specific journal that is so important for its field that we will buy it separately. These journals can be difficult to locate, but there are a couple options for you to find them within the Capella Library. Before I [...]

New PsycBooks Added – September 2010

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in September 2010. Of the titles added, 3 were APA books and 20 were designated classic books. Classic books are landmark titles in psychology and are selected by APA experts. APA Books 1. Helping families and communities recover from disaster: Lessons learned from hurricane Katrina and [...]

Textbooks and Course Readings

Welcome to Fall Quarter! At the start of every quarter the library receives a lot of questions from learners who are wondering how to get a hold of their course materials. Here are some of the most Frequently Asked Questions. Q: “I am a new learner, how do I get to the course readings in [...]

Full Text articles from Sage

The library pays for you to get access to the full text of articles from three Sage Full Text Collections: Criminology, Education, and Psychology–as well as some stand alone journals. As many of you have noticed, you must choose “Sage Journals Available to Me“, to get only full text results. If you don’t, some of [...]