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News Archive for 2010


December 14, 2010
Business Expert Press 2010 Digital Library available through April 2, 2011
November 22, 2010
Sign up through your library account to keep a record of your library checkouts
November 16, 2010
'Teacher Reference Center' and 'European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750' now available on the APU Libraries website
October 22, 2010
Learn more about Harmeyer's recent publication.
September 27, 2010
Learn more about Leahy's recent professional activity.
September 27, 2010
Learn more about Leahy's recent publication.
September 17, 2010
Learn more about White's recent professional activity.
September 6, 2010
The APU Libraries have been busy this summer, working to improve your research experience!
August 19, 2010
New research tool allows one-click access to the APU Libraries' collections from non-APU websites.
August 18, 2010
Reference collection, bound journals relocated in Stamps Library.
August 1, 2010
Learn more about Aspley's recent publication.
July 12, 2010
Learn more about Leahy's recent professional activity.
July 12, 2010
Learn more about Leahy's recent presentation.
July 12, 2010
Learn more about Leahy's recent publication.
June 21, 2010
Learn more about White's recent presentation.
June 4, 2010
Learn more about Harmeyer's recent publication.
June 4, 2010
Learn more about White's recent presentation.
May 20, 2010
The Darling Conference Room will re-open on August 9, 2010.
April 22, 2010
Information about alternate study spaces and use options during the Hugh and Hazel Darling Library closure. The Darling Rotunda will re-open August 9, 2010.
April 7, 2010

Note: this is the final post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

This last tip is one of my favorites. Whenever I show it to students, they always say, "Wow! Why didn't I know about this earlier?!" :)

Zotero is a free extension...

April 6, 2010

Note: this is the seventh post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

My previous research tip discussed the RSS feed for new books and videos added to the libraries' collections. But did you know that many of our article databases also offer RSS...

April 6, 2010
Learn more about Russo's recent presentation.
April 6, 2010
Learn more about Russo's recent publication.
April 5, 2010

Note: this is the sixth post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

Are you working on a long-term research project? Wouldn't it be great if you could be notified whenever a new book on your topic is added to the libraries?

Actually, it's...

April 3, 2010

Note: this is the fifth post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

Did you know that the APU Libraries subscribe to more than 120 online databases? That means we have databases for many different subject areas, in addition to multi-disciplinary and reference databases...

April 2, 2010

Note: this is the fourth post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

Have you ever found a great-sounding article in a library database, only to discover that the full text was not available? Frustrating, isn't it??

Unfortunately, it's a common scenario because of...

April 1, 2010

Note: this is the third post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

Today's time-saving research tip is a quick one. :)

  • Does the thought of searching the stacks for a call number scare you?
  • Are the books you need for your paper scattered...
March 31, 2010

Note: this is the second post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

"Reference books" are the dictionaries, encyclopedias, lexicons, atlases, concordances, etc. located in our libraries. And our reference books go far beyond the World Book Encyclopedia you may have used in elementary...

March 30, 2010

Note: this is the first post in an 8-part series of tips designed to make you a better researcher.

Last year, we rolled out a brand-spanking-new research help tool called LibGuides. The LibGuides system contains librarian-created guides, tailor-made for specific courses, assignments, and subjects. We've also got general how-to guides...

March 23, 2010
New tool creates links to full text articles across databases
February 25, 2010
APU, Glendora Public Library, Friends Foundation, and Blue Chair Children's Books to co-sponsor a free event at the Glendora Public Library on Saturday, March 27, 2010
February 5, 2010
Learn more about Harrell's recent publication.
February 5, 2010
Learn more about Stephenson's recent publication.
January 12, 2010
Visit or call any APU Library to have all of your library fines waived.
January 8, 2010
New databases; APU journal holdings now available in Google Scholar; enhancements to library catalog
January 5, 2010
Learn more about Gehring's recent professional activity.