14 posts tagged

Library Resources

  

New Acquisition and Exhibition! Orange Dream: California’s Citriculture Through Advertising

August 27, 2018 by | Special Collections & Archives

Have you ever heard the phrase “an orange a day keeps the doctor away”? The health benefits commonly associated with oranges today became widely known as a direct result of the booming citrus industries in California. Before then, oranges were considered a luxury item only available to the wealthy. The unlikely story behind the orange’s

New features in Cabell’s New tool can help authors identify potentially problematic publishers

August 20, 2018 by | News

For many years, Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities has been one of the top tools for researchers to identify journals and publishers to showcase their work. Its Whitelist provides a wealth of information on each journal, allowing potential authors to evaluate the journal’s acceptance rates, peer-review process, length of review, time to publication, impact, and

We’re Moving! Transitioning to a new interlibrary loan system

August 17, 2018 by | Resources

The Leatherby Libraries’ current interlibrary loan system (ILL), ILLiad, will continue to run until Sunday, August 19, however, on Monday, August 20, the library will shut down ILLiad. ILL patrons will not be able to submit ILL requests on Monday, August 20. From August 21 – 29, patrons will be able to submit ILL requests,

New Materials for February

February 7, 2018 by Reference Desk | Exhibits and Displays

Start off the spring semester right with some new books. Celebrate Chinese New Year by reading up on the Film history of Chinese minorities. Need some sheet music? Try Quartet in one movement.  Did you know that we have a selection of children’s books in the education library? Check out two of our newest acquisitions:

New Materials for January

January 6, 2018 by Reference Desk | Exhibits and Displays

Happy 2018! Welcome in the new year with a new read or DVD. Watch a foreign film en francais (English subtitles included) or find out what Harry Potter has been up to since his days at Hogwarts. Into theater but don’t have time to commit to a full-length play? Chose one (or more) from 105

New Electronic Resources! UpToDate and AccessMedicine

November 20, 2017 by | News

Thanks to the generous support of the Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences and the School of Pharmacy, the Leatherby Libraries can now offer students, faculty, and staff in the health sciences access to one new database and upgraded access to an existing and valuable resource. UpToDate is a clinical support tool that synthesizes

Recently Installed: USB Cable Ports Cables available for Check-Out

July 5, 2017 by | News

Introducing our latest library resource and courtesy service, USB cable ports and USB cables for checkout! The first floor “power bar” as well as the desks around the library have been freshly installed with USB ports inside our pop-up outlets. Here, you can plug in your device and recharge after a long day of classes

Digital Commons May 2017 Updates

May 5, 2017 by | Resources

Digital Commons links in PubMed Chapman University Digital Commons is now participating in PubMed’s LinkOut service! Through this service, PubMed will link to free, full-text articles in Chapman University Digital Commons, either through an icon in the top right “Full text links” section: or through the expandable “LinkOut – more resources” menu at the bottom

Cookies and 24-hour Service are BACK at the Leatherby Libraries

April 27, 2017 by | News

The Leatherby Libraries will be open 24 hours each day during the last two weeks of the semester: Open from Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 8am and will not close until Friday, May 19, 2017 at 10pm. During the late night hours, the following services will be available: circulation services, bookable study rooms, and print/copy