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HSSE Featured Database – Dissertations and Theses Database

24 September 2020 - 5:30am
Humanities, Social Science and Education Library’s Featured Database will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This time we’re featuring Dissertations and Theses database, brought to you by ProQuest LLC. Link: https://guides.lib.purdue.edu/db/db78 Access the databases off-campus with your Purdue login and password. Focus: This database […]

Featured Database: International Financial Statistics

15 September 2020 - 10:00am
Parrish Library’s Featured Database will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This time we’re featuring International Financial Statistics, brought to you by the International Monetary Fund. Focus Provides data gathered by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on exchange rates, money and banking, interest rates, […]

Education Source – HSSE Featured Database

10 September 2020 - 6:14am
Humanities, Social Science and Education Library’s Featured Database will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This time we’re featuring Education Source, brought to you by EBSCO Host. Link: https://guides.lib.purdue.edu/db/edsource   Access the databases off-campus with your Purdue login and password. Focus: This database is a […]

Launching the Digital Humanities Toolbox

11 August 2020 - 6:02am
Researchers at Purdue University have a new resource to help them imagine new digital scholarship projects. The Digital Humanities Toolbox is a central site to access and explore various tools and resources, many of which are newly available to scholars and students at Purdue. Through a partnership between the College of Liberal Arts and the […]

Featured Database: CountryWatch

3 August 2020 - 10:00pm
Parrish Library’s Featured Database aims to give a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of the Purdue Libraries and the School of Information Studies (PULSIS) specialized subscription databases. This Featured Database highlights CountryWatch, brought to you by CountryWatch, Inc. Focus CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data through key publications produced by […]

Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies Honored for Special Achievement in GIS

14 July 2020 - 12:01pm
Geographic Information System Provider Esri Awards Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies at Virtual Annual User Conference   REDLANDS, Calif.—July 13, 2020—Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, presented Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies (LSIS) with Esri’s Special Achievement in GIS (SAG) Award on July 13, 2020, at the annual […]

Featured Database: ABI Inform Collection

9 June 2020 - 7:30am
Parrish Library’s Featured Database aims to give a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of the Purdue Libraries and the School of Information Studies (PULSIS) specialized subscription databases. This Featured Database highlights ABI Inform Collection, brought to you by ProQuest. Focus Featuring over 3,000 full-text journals, 25,000 dissertations, 14,000 SSRN working papers, […]

Featured Database: Gale Business Plan Builder

5 May 2020 - 7:30am
Getting Started with Gale Business Plan Builder Parrish Library’s Featured Database aims to give a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of the Purdue Libraries and the School of Information Studies (PULSIS) specialized subscription databases. This Featured Database highlights Gale Business Plan Builder, brought to you Gale, a Cengage Company. Link The […]

Data Science is Thriving at Purdue Libraries and School of Information Studies

1 May 2020 - 11:38am
At Purdue Libraries and School of Information Studies, we are dedicated to the persistent pursuit of the next giant leap. Nearly every one of Purdue’s 40,000+ students engages with Purdue Libraries and School of Information Studies during their academic careers, and the expertise of our faculty and liaison librarians spans across all colleges and departments. […]

Free Standards for Personal Protective Equipment

8 April 2020 - 5:39am
In response to requests from the community of STEM librarians and practitioners working to address the lack of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) available to the health care community and other essential workers, a variety of organizations have made relevant professional standards freely available to the community of researchers and practitioners to ensure equipment produced is […]

Featured Database: S&P Capital IQ

7 April 2020 - 7:00am
Parrish Library’s Featured Database aims to give a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of the Purdue Libraries and the School of Information Studies (PULSIS) specialized subscription databases. This Featured Database highlights S&P Capital IQ, brought to you by S&P Global. Link: The List of Business Databases is the alphabetical list of […]

Statement from Dean Beth McNeil on COVID-19

11 March 2020 - 7:37am
The health and safety of the Purdue University community remains our utmost concern in these uncertain times. Purdue University Libraries and School of Information Studies stands with the vigilant efforts of campus administration to minimize the risk of exposure to COVID-19 to our students, faculty, and staff by moving current courses online. As this situation […]

Purdue Libraries Changes to Operations Re: COVID-19

11 March 2020 - 7:34am
Announcements In accordance with Purdue University’s decision to move all courses to an online model for the foreseeable future, Purdue Libraries has made changes to its operations in the interest of the health and safety of the campus community. News about the COVID-19 virus changes fast, and any updates to Libraries-specific operating procedures or policies […]

Purdue Libraries Remote Access Resources Guide

11 March 2020 - 7:29am
Get Help Online Use our Ask a Librarian service for general assistance with Libraries resources. Email, live chat, texting, and tweeting are all available during varying hours. We are committed to expanding our ability to assist you online, but please understand that delayed responses may occur based on staff availability during this uncertain time. E-Resources […]

Featured Database: Passport

10 March 2020 - 7:00am
Getting Started with Passport Parrish Library’s Featured Database aims to give a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of the Purdue Libraries and the School of Information Studies (PULSIS) specialized subscription databases. This Featured Database highlights Passport, brought to you by Euromonitor International. Link The List of Business Databases is the alphabetical […]

Purdue Libraries and School of Information Studies Resources Review Project for Fiscal Year 2021

21 February 2020 - 11:38am
Despite extensive annual negotiations with publishers and vendors, the cost of our subscription resources rises by 4-8% annually, far outpacing the rate of inflation and the realistic constraints of university budgets. To remain good stewards of University funds, fiscal year 2021 will bring with it a large cut to our subscription resources, with a goal […]