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Read the Spring 2017 issue of Plough Library's The Same Page newsletter (PDF).


Online Resources - Access Problems Today

Due to an Amazon Web Services outage today, access to some of Plough Library's online resources was affected, including Subject Guides, JSTOR, and library homepage search forms. As of 4:00 p.m., all affected library resources appear to be working correctly. Read More
Posted by Deborah Babb at Feb 28 | 0 comments

New Resource - Credo Issue Briefs

For students looking for background information when writing research papers, we now have access to Issue Briefs , a collection of articles available in the Credo Reference database. Going beyond the headlines, Issue Briefs dig deeply into issues to explain their relevance in the modern world and expose both sides of the story. Providing a valuable source of current context for students performing research, articles are reviewed by an editorial board of seasoned journalism... Read More
Posted by Deborah Babb at Feb 27 | 0 comments

Research Paper Rewrite Day

Wednesday, February 22, from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., drop by Plough Library’s lower level in the Gallery Foyer and Infolab. We’re hosting events throughout the day devoted to those first-year students writing their first research papers, as well as all students who could use a refresher. Topics include how to: find full-text articles refine research topics properly cite sources avoid plagiarism We’ll also have refreshments, games, and giveaways. We look forward... Read More
Posted by Deborah Babb at Feb 20 | 0 comments

The Same Page Newsletter - Spring 2017

Find out what's happening at Plough Library in the Spring 2017 issue of Plough Library's The Same Page newsletter . Read More
Posted by Deborah Babb at Feb 15 | 0 comments

Sustain-a-Book Contest 2017

Plough Library's repurposed book art contest, Sustain-a-Book , is back for spring 2017. Open to all CBU students, faculty, and staff, the contest requires you to transform an old, worn-out book into something decorative or functional -- or both! If you make something spectacular, you may win one of four $50 prizes (see categories below). In addition, all entrants will be entered into a drawing for a bicycle from Revolutions Bicycle Co-op. This year's prize categories are: ... Read More
Posted by Deborah Babb at Feb 10 | 0 comments

NEW! The Chronicle of Higher Education

CBU now has site-wide, institutional access to The Chronicle of Higher Education . Available from both on and off-campus, this unlocks all kinds of premium content available exclusively to online subscribers, including archives going back to 1989. From their website : The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. Online, The Chronicle is published every weekday and is the top... Read More
Posted by Deborah Babb at Feb 3 | 0 comments