Theological Research Workshop on January 31

writingresearchGoogle and Wikipedia just won’t cut it when it comes to the research required for producing excellent written assignments. This Writing Center workshop, presented in collaboration with the David Allan Hubbard Library staff, will direct your path and send you in the way you should go on your search for all things theological. Learn to navigate the labyrinth of the library basements and to conquer online databases, and practice discerning the value of the materials you discover for your own projects.

Saturday, January 31, 2015
10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Hubbard Library Third Floor Computer Lab

This workshop is free,​ and free food and coffee will be served. Please register in advance at https://sites.google.com/a/fuller.edu/fuller-writing-center/writing-workshops

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D.A. Hubbard Library to Open Late on Friday, January 16

This Friday, January 16, the David Allan Hubbard Library will open late, at 10:00 a.m., due to a morning library staff meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Library hours for Friday, January 16: 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.

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EBSCO eBooks alert! **UPDATE**

systemupgrade**UPDATE** EBSCO’s eBooks download issues have been resolved. If you do continue to experience problems with eBooks, or if you have any questions, you may e-mail us at lib-info@fuller.edu. Thank you!

EBSCO, one of our major eBook providers, is currently experiencing server issues causing the download functionality of all their eBook collections to fail.

While eBooks can still be accessible and read online, the process of downloading offline using Adobe Digital Editions breaks down.

EBSCO’s technical support team is working to resolve the situation asap, and we will provide regular updates. Thank you so much for your patience!

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D.A. Hubbard Library to close for Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday

David Allan Hubbard Library will be closed this Monday, January 19, in observance of the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday. Normal hours will resume the following day.

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Numérique Premium: 30-day trial

numeriquepremiumWe are pleased to announce a 30-day trial to Numérique Premium, a collection of French-language eBooks in history and the social sciences. Access is available through February 6, 2015.

Your feedback is very important to us, as our collection development decisions are driven by feedback from faculty, students, and staff.

Numérique Premium is a subsidiary of the publisher Nouveau Monde Editions and offers more than 1,500 French-language eBooks on topics such as art, geography, history, and literature. Numérique Premium eBooks are gathered in thematic collections and are readable on and off site. Users will enjoy a bilingual interface, full text search, and their own personal account with which they can view search history, make recommendations, and connect on social networks.

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Library Subscribes to Digital Loeb Classical Library

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Following our trial subscription to the Digital Loeb Classical Library in September, and the overwhelming response from faculty and students, Fuller Library has purchased the database.

The Digital Loeb Classical Library provides online access to the entire collection of the Loeb Classical Library. Digitized and maintained by  Harvard University Press, the collection contains more than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts in a modern and elegant interface, allowing readers to “browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content with ease” (loebclassics.com).

Click here to access the database.

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Library Catalog To Be Down Jan. 3 For Maintenance

systemupgradeThe library online catalog will be down on Saturday, January 3, 2015, from 3:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. for a scheduled upgrade. We apologize for the inconvenience.

This disruption in service will take place during the holiday break. For news on holiday closures, please see this post.

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