Why waste time endlessly searching through hundreds of online journals. Stop by our Research Hub on the main floor of the library where we can assist you in locating articles and research material for your use.
A good research paper is only as good as your resources.
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In all the time that you’ve spent at the library, have you ever heard of “EBL”? Do you know what it is? Do you know what “EBL” stands for?
I’m not entirely sure what “EBL” stands for, but I do know it’s a way you can access over 500,000 E-Books. (To put that in perspective, in the entire Club Phil Library, there are only around 400,000 physical books!)
It’s a little bit tricky to start using EBL, but once you get the hang of it, you’ll find that it’s one of the best—and easiest—ways to find and read material for your research.
To access EBL, you first click its link below the “Get It!” column on the library homepage.
Next, you enter the username and password that you use for Sakai.
Finally, you can search EBL for titles or topics that you’re interested in.
But what, really, does “EBL” mean? Electronic Book Library? Excellent Bibliotheque Luau? Exclusively Bookish Lunatics?
In all the time that you’ve spent at the library, have you ever heard of “EBL”? Do you know what... MORE
The perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly …Launched by Oxford University Press in 1995, Very Short Introductions offer concise introductions to a diverse range of subject areas from Climate to Consciousness, Game Theory to Ancient Warfare, Privacy to Islamic History, Economics to Literary Theory.
We also have 2 new history resources from Adam Matthew Digital. We did mention the geek thing already, right? Of course we think it’s fun just to browse these collections for images, original documents, maps, photos – tons of stuff. Even if we’re not working on a paper!
The AMD American History Collection consists documents American History from the earliest settlers to the mid-19th century. (we don’t yet have access up to 1945). It is sourced from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the finest archives available for the study of American History.
AMD Mass Observation offers access to one of the most important archives for the study of Social History in the modern era. Explore original manuscript and typescript papers created and collected by the Mass Observation organization, as well as printed publications, photographs and interactive features.
We’re excited about a couple of new resources we acquired over the summer. (OK, yeah, we’re geeks. But, if you’re... MORE