Tag: ebooks

New Research Methods Database

Do you need to conduct primary research using a specific methodology?  Do you need to know which methodology is best for the type of information you want to gather?  The library is please to let you know that we recently added the Sage Research Methods (SRM) database. SRM is a tool designed specifically to help […]

What’s the Point of Using Library Books for a Graduate Program?

Masters and doctoral level courses require that you cite information from peer-reviewed journal articles as support for your work, so why would you ever want to bother with a book that’s not a required text for your course? There many good reasons: Books can explain concepts, provide the history of a field, describe who the […]

Sage Knowledge Replaces Sage Reference Online

Capella Library has carried the Sage Reference Online database for a long time, but don’t despair if you don’t see it in the database lists anymore! Sage Reference was recently upgraded to Sage Knowledge, bringing many improvements with it. Here are some of the best features, as noted by Sage Publishing: Online access to 2,500+ […]

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.; […]

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 PsycBOOKS Added – February 2012

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in February 2012. Of the titles added, 4 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.How intimate partner violence affects children: Developmental research, case studies, and evidence-based intervention, © […]

New PsycBOOKS Added – January 2012

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in January 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. Caring for veterans with deployment-related stress disorders, © 2011, by Ruzek, Josef I. […]

New PsycBooks Added – December 2011

PsycBOOKS added the following titles to its coverage list in December 2011. 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.The conscious body: A psychoanalytic exploration of the body in therapy, © 2011, by […]

Courseroom Linked Readings and eBooks

Winter quarter started Monday and we are getting a lot of questions about finding required course readings and textbooks in the courserooms. You should already have purchased your required textbooks from the bookstore (see the textbook post for more information), but below are the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about getting […]

New Webinars Lauching in January

Beginning in January the library will be offering two new webinars: 1) Using Journal and Book Locator – Learn how to search the Journal and Book Locator tool to easily determine whether a specific book or journal is part of the Capella University Library collection. 2) Finding Course Readings – Learn how to find required […]