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Chapman Authors Can Now Publish Open Access Research for Free in Wiley Journals

January 12, 2022 by | Uncategorized

The Leatherby Libraries is pleased to announce that Chapman University has joined a one-year read-and-publish agreement with Wiley. This agreement allows Chapman-affiliated authors to publish their articles Open Access in many Wiley journals at no cost to themselves. This agreement covers the Article Processing Charges (APCs) (i.e. Open Access publication fees) for Chapman authors whose

Leatherby Libraries Instruction Method Helps Chapman University Students SIFT Through Online Materials to Find the Best Resources

November 12, 2021 by | Uncategorized

A key part of the Leatherby Libraries’ mission statement is to provide services that “ensure the development of the information-literate global citizen.” Towards that goal, Leatherby Libraries librarians are constantly refining and improving the instruction that they offer students in First-Year Focus Courses (FFCs) and other library instruction sessions. After many years of using the

New Materials for December

December 9, 2019 by Reference Librarian | Exhibits and Displays

Finals week is here! Looking for that last resource to complete your research paper? Grab some last minute materials to help get you through the end of the semester. The new materials display is located behind the reference desk and everything is available for check-out. Featured DVDs Featured Books Education Children and materialities : the

Leatherby Libraries Celebrates National Arab-American Heritage Month with a Display of Books from the Collection

April 22, 2019 by | Uncategorized

Arab-Americans make up just about one percent of the US population. Despite the fact that they are such a small demographic, Arab-Americans have played an integral role in American society. Notable Arab-Americans include comedian Casey Kasem, activist Ralph Nader, and inventor of the heart pump Dr. Michael DeBakey. When celebrating Arab-American Heritage Month, it is

New databases and journals! AccessEmergencyMedicine and American Physical Society journals

November 14, 2018 by | Uncategorized

The Leatherby Libraries have expanded their holdings in the health and physical sciences through two new resources: AccessEmergencyMedicine and the American Physical Society journals. AccessEmergencyMedicine AccessEmergencyMedicine is a comprehensive online resource that provides quick diagnosis and treatment answers for complaints ranging from neurologic emergencies to poisonings to various kinds of traumas. It includes emergency medicine

Quartetto di Cremona visit to the Temianka Archives

November 7, 2018 by | Uncategorized

  On Sunday, November 4th, Chapman hosted the Quartetto di Cremona, a quartet of musicians from Italy. Since its formation in 2000, the quartet has grown to be one of the most exciting chamber ensembles on the international stage. Quartetto di Cremona is an ambassador for the international “Friends of Stradivari” project. Regularly, the quartet

A Month at the Leatherby Libraries

November 7, 2018 by | Uncategorized

Before I started working at the Leatherby Libraries as a student assistant, my concept of libraries was quite simple. I looked at libraries as institutes that circulate books, articles, journals, and any other form of educational documents. That was it. That’s all that I thought libraries did. I was exponentially mistaken. While at its core,

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