Monthly Archives: September 2011

Have you seen our new homepage?

About two weeks ago we debuted our new homepage. When designing it, we sought a more clean, simple look- not as much text. We also wanted to put important information right on the homepage for easier access to it- like the library’s hours and how to contact us. This resulted in an 8-button access menu […]

Streaming Video Comes to Eastern

Films on Demand Guide:_Finding_Videos Films on Demand Guide: Sharing_Videos We’re starting this semester off on an exciting note- we digitized our first collection and we have subscribed to a collection of streaming videos! One of our newest databases is Films on Demand. This database is composed of videos from the Films for Humanities and Sciences […]

Eastern Student Newspapers find a digital home

We are very excited to announce that this past summer Friends of the Library generously donated the needed funds to digitization the University’s student newspaper collection!  Now available for viewing and searching are almost all issues of The Spotlight and The Waltonian from 1952 until spring semester 2011.  The Wisconsin company Northern Micrographics digitized the […]

How We Spent Our Summer Vacation

  Welcome back students and faculty! To kick off our first blog post of the new school year, I thought I would write about how we spent our summer vacation here in the library. I plan on going into greater detail on some of these changes in later blog posts, but for now, just an […]