Collection Management and Special Services Department
What's New . . .
Video Streaming Services on Trial - March/April 2013
Provides access to a comprehensive selection of career and academic resources that support job preparation, career advancement, college readiness, academic success, and enhancement of math, reading, writing, grammar, and vocabulary skills. LearningExpress includes materials to help in preparing for professional certification, licensing, and aptitude tests; practice tests for exams such as the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT; resources for preparing for naturalization and U. S. citizenship; information about a variety of jobs
and careers; and instruction in use of a computer and the Internet. The database includes over 1,000 online practice tests and interactive tutorials as well as more than 200 ebooks.
(2) eHRAF World Cultures Database
Contains descriptive information on all aspects of 258 cultures worldwide. Of value to research in all discipines. Supports cross-cultural research, study of particular cultures, and exploring of diversity.
These databases can be accessed via UNISTAR, the online catalog, or the Databases A –Z menu, for which there is a link on the Library’s home page (http://www.library.uni.edu/).
Portico - Protecting the Library's Investment in E-Journals
A monthly list of newly acquired titles in all library collections, with links to records in the online catalog, is available at New Titles at the Library Discipline-specific lists are available.
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-4:30
Phone: (319) 273-7255
Email: Katherine Martin, Head