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Purdue Libraries to be Closed in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Jan. 18, 2016

5 January 2016 - 10:07am
All Purdue University Libraries divisions will be closed on Monday, January 18, 2016, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.  Normal hours will resume on Tuesday, January 19, 2016.  For a complete and updated listing of Purdue Libraries hours, go to: https://www.lib.purdue.edu/hoursList    

Alma System Migration Taking Place Dec. 31, 2015 Through Jan. 4, 2015

18 December 2015 - 12:49pm
System updates will be taking place on Dec. 31, 2015 through Jan. 4, 2016.  During the updates, the ability to place holds and renew items will be unavailable.  This will not affect searching of online resources or access to electronic collections.

Notice of Database Cancellation: Books in Print (Access to Cease March 31, 2016)

11 December 2015 - 1:30pm
As part of the Libraries annual review of databases, Books in Print has been recommended for cancellation by the subject specialist librarians. Access will cease March 31st, 2016. Please contact Anna Seiffert, Electronic Resources Manager, with comments.

Parrish Library Database of the Week: Hospitality and Tourism Complete, from EBSCOhost

4 December 2015 - 12:23pm
Welcome to Database of the Week, a feature from the Parrish Library. Each of these weekly snapshots will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This week’s database is Hospitality & Tourism Complete, from EBSCOhost. Link: http://guides.lib.purdue.edu/businessdatabases is the alphabetical list of the databases specially […]

Parrish Library Database of the Week: Associations Unlimited

20 November 2015 - 11:49am
Welcome to Database of the Week, a feature from the Parrish Library. Each of these weekly snapshots will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This week’s database is Associations Unlimited brought to you by Gale Cengage. Link: http://guides.lib.purdue.edu/businessdatabases is the alphabetical list of the […]

Parrish Library Database of the Week: OneSource by Infogroup

13 November 2015 - 11:44am
Welcome to Database of the Week, a feature from the Parrish Library. Each of these weekly snapshots will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This week’s database is OneSource brought to you by Infogroup. Link: http://guides.lib.purdue.edu/businessdatabases is the alphabetical list of the databases specially […]

Parrish Library Database of the Week: Business Source Premier from EBSCO

6 November 2015 - 3:01pm
Welcome to Database of the Week, a feature from the Parrish Library. Each of these weekly snapshots will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This week’s database is Business Source Premier from EBSCO. Link: http://guides.lib.purdue.edu/businessdatabases is the alphabetical list of the databases specially selected […]

Deputy director of Johnson Space Center to speak at Purdue

5 November 2015 - 9:45am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Mark Geyer, deputy director of Johnson Space Center, on Tuesday (Nov. 10) will visit Purdue University to speak about space. Geyer’s talk, titled “Orion and NASA Deep Space Exploration,” is part of Purdue Libraries‘ Distinguished Lecture Series. His talk, which is free and open to the public, is scheduled for 6 […]

Purdue University Hosts 8th Annual GIS College Day Events – Nov. 12 and 13

3 November 2015 - 10:56am
Purdue University will host its 8th annual GIS Day College event on Thursday, Nov. 12 and Friday, Nov. 13. GIS Day is a global celebration of geospatial research and geographic information systems (GIS) technology. Purdue University Libraries is working with the GIS Day planning committee, which includes faculty and staff from a variety of divisions […]

Parrish Library Database of the week: GREENR by CENGAGE Learning

23 October 2015 - 12:03pm
Welcome to Database of the Week, a feature from the Parrish Library. Each of these weekly snapshots will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This week’s database is GREENR brought to you by CENGAGE Learning. Link: http://guides.lib.purdue.edu/businessdatabases is the alphabetical list of the databases […]

Policies for Progress Conference – Oct. 28 to 29, 2015

13 October 2015 - 2:52pm
Policies for Progress: Catalyzing Collaboration between the Humanities/Social Sciences and STEM to Address the World’s Grand Challenges Conference Keynote Speaker Nicholas Haan Global Grand Challenges Director, Singularity University Click here for a schedule of events Reception and Keynote Speaker: Nicholas Haan Wednesday, October 28, 2015 5:45pm – 8:30pm Purdue Memorial Union North Ballroom Presentations, Lectures, […]

ALC Interior Furnishings on Display in POTR – Thursday, Oct. 15

13 October 2015 - 10:32am
Stop by Siegesmund Engineering Library (POTR 160) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15 to learn more about the interior space of the Active Learning Center.  Sample interior furnishings will be showcased for all students to peruse.  The Active Learning Center, opening in 2017 will be a central library/classroom space for all […]

Purdue University Libraries Looking for User Test Participants

13 October 2015 - 9:37am
The Libraries are looking for user test participants Purdue University Libraries is conducting user tests of the databases list, subject guides, and course guides on the library website. In the test participants will be asked to complete a set of tasks on the library website and provide feedback. Participation of this user test is voluntary. […]

Parrish Library Database of the Week: Plunkett Research

9 October 2015 - 9:57am
Welcome to Database of the Week, a feature from the Parrish Library. Each of these weekly snapshots will give you a very brief introduction to the basic features of one of our specialized subscription databases. This week’s database is Plunkett Research brought to you by Jack W. Plunkett, CEO & Publisher of Plunkett Research, Ltd. […]

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