Library situation, requests, and contact information

March 20, 2020

Students, faculty, and staff, I want you to know that I will make every effort to support you during the last part of your semester. The library is not open at the present time and we cannot fulfill interlibrary loan (ILL) requests or scanning/s...

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Scribd, a

Scribd, a 'Netflix for books and audiobooks'

February 24, 2020

Want a 'Netflix for books and audiobooks and magazines' with a great selection of anything, even Christian and academic? Check out Scribd! Use this link to get 2 months free! https://www.scribd.com/g/74v5zl

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Christian Periodical Index and EconLit with Full Text trials

Christian Periodical Index and EconLit with Full Text trials

February 24, 2020

The Library has trials with Christian Periodical Index, a multi-disciplinary index of Christian journals and magazines, and EconLit with Full Text, a premier database for economic research.

These trials will last until March 31, 2020.

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Databases added for searching, 11-2019 to 02-2020

Databases added for searching, 11-2019 to 02-2020

February 13, 2020

The following databases have been added these last few months to the Library's Discovery search. Our Discovery search does not have the full-text of the items in these databases, only the item information, so their content will appear in search re...

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New and Improved Credo Reference database!

New and Improved Credo Reference database!

January 24, 2020

The Credo Reference database, the "Academic Wikipedia", has been relaunched recently with a reimagined search experience that forefronts its user-favorite Mind Map function.

Take a video tour of the refreshed platform here.

KEY ENHANCEMENTS:

  • Re...

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PolicyMap trial

PolicyMap trial

January 23, 2020
The Library has a trial with PolicyMap. The trial runs January 23, 2020 – February 23, 2020.
 
To access:
PolicyMap is an online (no software installation needed) U.S. na...

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Academic Search Ultimate and Business Source Ultimate trials

Academic Search Ultimate and Business Source Ultimate trials

January 15, 2020

The Library has a trial for the Academic Search Ultimate and Business Source Ultimate databases, each of which is a top of the line database. See here for information about Academic Search Ultimate and this link for information about Business...

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Fuente Académica database trial

Fuente Académica database trial

January 13, 2020

The Library has a trial with Fuente Académica, a multi-disciplinary database of Spanish and Portuguese journals (https://www.ebsco.com/products/research-databases/fuente-academica).

The trial will last until February 12, 2020.

To access:

  • It ha...

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Google Scholar and the PIU Manuel Library

Google Scholar and the PIU Manuel Library

January 2, 2020

Many of our resources are now available through Google Scholar! For instance, the following databases are among those that will now be linked from Google Scholar searches: Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete, Education Source, ...

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No more return shipping costs!

No more return shipping costs!

December 9, 2019

We have made a change to our shipping service and interlibrary loan service that we think you will like. We will now cover the cost of return shipping to the library. 

Our shipping service is for long-distance PIU community members (over 45 minu...

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