Hidden treasuries

If you or your students need ideas for projects, you can look at these electronic reference collections: CredoReference Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) Oxford Reference Online Each one contains resources on a variety of topics.  Each one is useful for collecting background information. For CredoReference and GVRL go to the Subject Guides page.  Then go Read More…

An educational YouTube and more

You know about YouTube, but have you looked at YouTube EDU?  This YouTube subset  features videos from a variety of colleges and universities. Of course YouTube EDU is not the only source for online educational videos.  Explore these sites: Academic Earth Moving Image Archive Research Channel These are just a few examples, but they can Read More…

Keeping in (APA) style

You may have heard about APA Style Manual’s 6th edition, but did you know that the APA website has a tutorial highlighting what’s new in this edition?  You can view this tutorial here.  Of course you can also look at the manual itself: the libraries have copies.  Either way you’ll be in the latest style–APA Read More…