Archive for November, 2011

Database Searching Webinar: Thursday, December 1st

Have you ever found yourself frustrated because you weren’t getting the results you wanted when searching for articles in the library databases? Do you get too many or too few results? Results that don’t seem on-topic? Learn how to become a more effective researcher during this one-hour webinar that starts at 7:00 pm Central on [...]

New Library Ebooks

The library recently added the below new ebook titles. Please note that some of the titles may only allow one person at a time to view them, so if you go to a title and it gives you a message that it’s not currently available, check back again in about an hour. 1-Off: Collaborative Peer [...]

Searching for Assignment-Specific Library Guides

The Capella Library Guides home page not only provides you with links to important information that can help you with refining a topic, searching the library, and organizing your information; you can also use the search box on the front page to search for specific guides. This is especially useful if you want to see [...]

Database Searching Webinar: Saturday, November 12th

Have you ever found yourself frustrated because you weren’t getting the results you wanted when searching for articles in the library databases? Do you get too many or too few results? Results that don’t seem on-topic? Learn how to become a more effective researcher during this one-hour webinar. A Capella librarian will demonstrate best practices [...]

Finding Articles by Type

Have you ever been stumped when you receive an assignment that tells you to find a specific type of article, for instance, “two quantitative research articles– 1 using an experimental approach, 1 using a quasi-experimental approach”? Where do you start? For tips about finding articles by type or by methodology, these library guides can help: [...]