Archive for May, 2012

RefWorks Webinar for June

RefWorks Webinar: Saturday, June 2nd, 2012, 10:00 AM CDT RefWorks is a research management tool that helps you collect, organize, and store citations from library databases and other resources. If you haven’t been using this handy tool to take control and organize your research process, sign up for a RefWorks webinar today! The webinar will [...]

New PsycBOOKS Added – April 2012

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in April 2012. Of the titles added, 3 were APA books and 60 were designated classic books. Classic books are landmark titles in psychology and are selected by APA experts. APA Books 1.Quantitative models in psychology, © 2011, by McGrath, Robert E. ISBN: 1-4338-0959-1 2.Treating patients [...]

New Google Scholar Interface

Google Scholar recently changed their user interface. This affects both how how you hook the Capella Library up to Google Scholar and how you refine your searches in it. First things, first: The library’s Google Scholar guide has been updated with the new directions to hook it up to the library. If you’ve already connected [...]

Evaluating Internet Sources

As a Capella librarian, I encourage everyone to use the Capella Library to find scholarly and peer-reviewed resources to support your assignments. That said, there are times when it is appropriate to turn to the open Web, such as when you need data sets, current event information, or background information to help you get started [...]

RefWorks and Searching Databases: Webinars this Week

The librarians are teaching two webinars coming up within the next week. Spend an hour to pick up some new skills that could save you days down the road! RefWorks Webinar: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 7:00 PM CDT RefWorks is a research management tool that helps you collect, organize, and store citations from library databases [...]