Library Spotlight

McDermott Library Tours

Tour the Eugene McDermott Library with a knowledgeable staff member. Learn about the history, resources, and services on each floor. Library staff will conduct a 30-40 minute tour of the library.

Please register to take a tour

The Undergraduate Core Textbook Collection
Fall 2014

DISCOVER What’s Inside

For Veterans Affairs

meet Susie Kutchi

Chris Edwards

for research help or to schedule a research class
Chris’ Research Guides

With ROSETTA STONE language Database

Rosetta Stone Other languages available: Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin), Dutch, English (American), English (British), Filipino (Tagalog), French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latin, Persian (Farsi), Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish (Latin American), Spanish (Spain), Swedish, Turkish, Vietnamese.

Database of the Month:

Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development. The database abstracts and indexes thousands of serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews.

Book of the Month:

Children of the prison boom : mass incarceration and the future of American inequality An unrelenting prison boom, marked by racial disparities, characterized the latter third of the twentieth century. Drawing upon broadly representative survey data and qualitative interviews, Children of the Prison Boom describes the devastating effects of America's experiment in mass incarceration for a generation of vulnerable children.

Explore and Learn Something New

McDermott Library offers several types of workshops:

  • Library Research and Writing
  • Graduate Research and Writing
  • Non-Traditional Student Workshop Series

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