Hello, One of our subscribed databases called ERIC (Education Resource Information Center) is partially shut down. ERIC provides access to educational literature and resources from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. Here is the message you will receive when trying to access full text articles: … Continue reading Database-ERIC Partially Shut Down
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We now have full online access on campus (No password needed) to the http://www.chronline.com/ (Daily Chronicle). If you want the PDF version, please contact the library at firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. P.S. We do not have access outside of the campus. If you have any questions please contact me at email@example.com Update 11-06-2012 The Daily Chronicle … Continue reading Chronline at Centralia College
This was my favorite workshop at the ATL conference in Spokane. Jean is a dynamic speaker and is very knowledgeable with open resources. This fabulous open discussion and hands on workshop covered a lot of material. Luckily the presenter has supplied a link to this workshop http://harvest-the-web.blogspot.com/ and a link to her handout … Continue reading Harvesting the Web: Finding & Using Online Open Resources in Your Courses Presented by Jean Kent
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Hello, The Faculty Learning Community (FLC) offered staff an online workshop in February called “How to Balance Online Learner Needs and Instructor Workload.” The FLC has purchased the “How to Balance Learner needs… companion CD along with another online seminar CD. Both CDs are on reserve for staff at the Kirk Library. See descriptions … Continue reading Two New Online CDs at the Kirk Library
I am starting up a Tegrity series called Lightning Talks they will run from approximately 2 to 5 minutes. These talks are virtual tours of the Kirk Library Homepage. It was easy making them. I certainly gained enough experience after I forgot to turn on the microphone more than once. I also learned not … Continue reading Lightning Talks Kirk Library Tegrity Series
Ask a Librarian-24/7 Chat Have you ever been away from campus working on an assignment and needed help finding a resource or wondered how to cite a source? Well help is just a few clicks away. By using our Online Chat service you will be connected with a Centralia College librarian or a librarian within … Continue reading Virtual Reference 24/7
Come join us for a live 75 minute online seminar “How to Balance Online Learner Needs and Instructor Workload” at the Kirk library-Room 139, Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at 10.00 a.m. You do not need to sign up ahead of time. This seminar will provide tangible, working solutions that you can use to modify your … Continue reading Come join us for a live 75 minute online seminar “How to Balance Online Learner Needs and Instructor Workload
Finding a Topic for your research paper with Credo Reference Choosing your topic for research can seem harder than writing the paper itself. I tell my students to choose something that interests you. Do not choose a topic that you think is going to be easy because if you lack interest in the topic the research process … Continue reading Need to find a topic for a research paper?