Archive for August, 2009

Group Study Room Now Available

Thursday, August 27th, 2009

Preparing for an end-of-semester project?  To accommodate students’ need for group study space, we have made a room available solely for this purpose in the Wilmington Campus Library. To use the group study room, sign-in at the Circulation Desk.

Scitable — a reliable and free online science reference website

Thursday, August 6th, 2009

What Is Scitable? A free science library and personal learning tool brought to you by Nature Publishing Group, the world’s leading publisher of science. Scitable currently concentrates ongenetics, the study of evolution, variation, and the rich complexity of living organisms. As you cultivate your understanding of modern genetics on Scitable, you will explore not only what we know about genetics and the ways it impacts our society, but also the data and evidence that supports our knowledge.

American History in Video

Monday, August 3rd, 2009


The Library is happy to now be providing the American History in Video database from Alexander Street Press. American History in Video provides a large, rich online collection of video for the study of American history. The collection now contains a total of 1,471 videos totaling about 460 hours, primarily from The History Channel, with additional material from Universal Newsreel, PBS, and Chronoscope. More material is being added from PBS, A&E Television Networks and Bullfrog Films.

To browse the title list of videos available, click here:


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