Archive for 'Resources'

Spotlight: Tutorials and Webinars

Courses start again next week – are you ready? Polish up your library skills before quarter start by taking advantage of our resources and tutorials: How-to Videos & Media Skill Development Tutorials Webinars Want to see if there’s been a guide created for your upcoming course? Check out our full list of assignment guides to […]

Spotlight: Keeping up with the literature in your field

Most learners are on the second week of break, so courses and homework may be the last thing on your mind. However, breaks can be the perfect time to keep up with the literature in your field. Use the guides below to find out how to keep up with the current events related to your […]

Spotlight: Alumni

Did you just graduate? Wondering what library resources you now have access to? Check out the Alumni Library Guide for answers to questions about the Alumni Library. We also have a State-by-State Library Services guide that has information and links to various libraries and library services throughout all 50 states, and D.C. Are you going […]

Using the Updated Capella Library

The library website was revised and updated over the course of the last month to bring you a cleaner look and better usability.  Even though the library looks different, it offers the same tools and services as it did before. You may have noticed that the database list has changed.  You can still find databases by […]

Online Writing Centers: iGuide’s “hidden gems”

The library receives many emails about writing and APA format.  While writing assistance is not something the library offers, there are Capella resources that can help:   Capella Undergraduate Writing Center and the Capella Graduate Writing Center. Here’s how to navigate to the Writing Center websites from iGuide:  Mouse over Learning Resources from the top menu bar and then […]

Library FAQs: Find Answers to Your Library Questions

Do you have questions about the library? Perhaps you are looking for books, dissertations or peer reviewed articles and need assistance getting started.  Visit the new Library FAQs site to find quick answers to frequently asked questions.  Library FAQs contains over 200 questions and answers to help you get the most out of your library experience. The site […]

Get Your Library Research Organized with RefWorks: January 16th Webinar

RefWorks:  Saturday, January 16th, 2014, 7:00 AM  Central    How do you keep track of the research articles you’ve found?  RefWorks is a great tool that’s free to you as a Capella learner.  In this webinar, you will learn how to collect, organize, and store citations from library databases and other resources using RefWorks.  If […]

Finding Peer Reviewed Articles in the Library: January 11th Webinar

Finding Peer-Reviewed Articles in the Library:  Saturday, January 11th, 2014, 10:00 AM  Central Do you need to find articles for your coursework or dissertation?  Are you new to the Capella Library?  If you want to have an easier time of searching the library databases for finding articles, whether they need to be peer-reviewed or not,  then […]

ERIC Database Affected by Government Shutdown

Due to a lapse of appropriations and the partial shutdown of the Federal Government, the systems that host the ERIC database at have been shut down.  Because we access ERIC through the EBSCOhost platform, we are able to search the database and access some full text content. However, any links that read “Full Text […]

Changes to Harvard Business Review

Harvard Business School Publishing has decided to convert the most popular Harvard Business Review articles to read-only status by disabling the use of the Tools feature in Business Source Complete.  Printing, emailing, saving, citing, and exporting capabilities will no longer be available for 500 of the 12,000+ Harvard Business Review articles.  The records for all […]