Monthly Archives: October 2013

Coming Soon! Library to circulate tablets & e-readers

Last September, our Information Services Librarian Mark Puterbaugh, successfully wrote a grant application and was awarded funds from the National Network of Libraries of Medicine Middle Atlantic Region (NNLM/MAR). These funds went toward the purchase of tablets and e-readers with the goal of creating ebooks on nursing that worked across mobile technologies. You can learn more […]

NEW! Library adds two streaming video databases

For the past two years, we’ve been trying out different streaming video databases. In the past, we’ve provided access to two Films on Demand collections- Business & Economics Collection, and Health & Medicine Collection. We currently subscribe to NBC Learn, which contains a ton of 3-5 minute video clips from NBC news programming. Based on […]

RAPID ILL just got better!

As if RAPID ILL wasn’t already amazing, it just got better…. Before I share its latest development, let’s take a look at what exactly is RAPID ILL. RAPID Interlibrary Loan is a resource sharing system designed by Colorado State University Libraries and used by libraries across the country. Until Spring of 2013, we used RAPID […]