Tuesday, October 23, 2012

HEALTH SOURCE: CONSUMER EDITION

An abundant collection of consumer health information, Health Source:  Consumer Edition provides access to over 80 full-text consumer health magazines.  Titles include American Fitness, Men's Health, Muscle and Fitness, Prevention, Vegetarian Times, Harvard Health Letter, and others.  This database also contains close to 10,000 Clinical Reference Systems reports and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary, and nearly 130 other reference books.  Health-related pamphlets are also accessible.  Among topics covered are AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition, children's health, women's health, and many more!  Health Source is aimed primarily at the consumer or patient.  If you would like assistance with this or any of our databases, please do not hesitate to stop at the Reference Desk, or give us a call.

Tuesday, October 16, 2012

Library is open normal hours during the Oct. break

Goddard Library will be open our regular hours during the Ed Mn break Oct 18-21:

Thursday, October 18         7:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Friday, October 19              7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 20           9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 21             1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Monday, October 8, 2012

CREDO REFERENCE

CREDO REFERENCE


Credo Reference is an online collection of over 600 reference titles.  It contains encyclopedias, dictionaries, quotation sources, and biographical sources, covering a vast range of subject specific titles.  Credo is a great tool to get a quick answer to a question, or background information on a research topic.  It is accurate, fast and all information is available full text.  It is quickly becoming one of our more popular databases.  And remember, databases are available 24/7 with a UCR ID card.  Give Credo a try!