Wednesday, July 30, 2008

New Look for Online Catalog

Check out VuFind, an easier way to search for books, videos, & more via the online catalog. Go to and "Create a Login" to request books and see the new features which include:

  • Built-in citations in APA and MLA formats

  • My favorites, comments and tag options

  • Search from any screen

  • Spell-check

  • Fully functional web browser navigation buttons

  • Faceted narrowing of search results (format, language, owning library, subject, etc.)

  • Full access to the Voyager “My Account” service for renewals, request status, etc

  • Resource sharing through Voyager Universal Borrowing

  • Enhanced content through Syndetic Solutions modules (e.g., cover art, reviews) and Google Book Search

  • Personally selected user name and password


Monday, July 28, 2008

Reading Between the Semesters

Books come in all colors -- inside and outside. Checkout our book display of interesting titles by authors from around the globe about cultures around the world. After summer semester and before fall semester, learn something new about one of our world's many interesting cultures from South American to China, to Afghanistan to Russia to England to Iran and more.