Archive for June, 2012

Textbook Time

If you haven’t ordered your textbooks yet, now is the time to do it. Required textbooks are not available from the Capella Library, but our friends at the bookstore are ready and willing to assist you. If you don’t know which books you need, you can find out by going to the bookstore website and […]

New PsycBOOKS Added! – May 2012

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in May 2012. Of the titles added, 3 were APA books and 27 were designated classic books. Classic books are landmark titles in psychology and are selected by APA experts. APA Books 1. Bilingualism and cognition: Informing research, pedagogy, and policy, ©2011, by García, Eugene C.; […]

Managing Your Reference Citations, Part 2: Internet Options

Last week, I wrote about all the cool things you can do with your free RefWorks account through the Capella library. I hope that you had the chance to explore your account and all its functions. Remember: RefWorks allows you to attach PDFs to the citation records that you create. However, if you do have […]

Managing Your Reference Citations, Part 1: RefWorks Advanced Features

The Capella Library purchases access to RefWorks to help you capture, store, and organize reference citations that you need to support your research… and it helps you to create APA formatted bibliographies. But are you getting the most from your RefWorks account? Did you know that RefWorks allows you to do so much more than […]

Library Help is Easier to Locate than Ever!

Some of you may have noticed that the library home page changed a little last week. We added a Library Help section to the right column of the home page to make it easier for you to find the kind of help that’s right for you. The library guides, as always, are a great resource […]

Searching Library Databases for Articles: Webinar on June 6th

Searching Library Databases for Articles Wednesday, June 6, 2012, 7:00 PM CDT Have you ever been frustrated while conducting library research because you got too many or too few results or results that don’t seem on-topic? Then this is the webinar for you! Learn how to become a more effective researcher by signing up for […]