Let's Rock! Painting Event. Join us Tuesday March 19th from 2-4 pm here at the library for some great rock painting fun! Bring your creativity and your friends for a rocking time!
Come to the Writer's Reference Center Workshop on Thursday March 21 in Library classroom 460 from 10 am - 11 am. In this session, Lorraine Patrick, Reference Services Librarian will showcase one of the Library's hidden treasures: "The Writer's Reference Center." This is a great tool for improving one's writing and research skills. Register here.
Stop by to see all the new furniture in the library! We have some great new study booths and tables, with more changes to come!
Online library instruction from the comfort of your own home. Learn how to navigate the library website and utilize its resources and tools. Click here for dates and times and to register for November and December sessions.
Welcome to the Bellevue University guide for Cybersecurity. This guide provides a good starting point for general research in this area. The variety of resources will give the cybersecurity student a sampling of information on computer security, computer crimes, data protection and laws concerning cybersecurity. Resources include print and electronic books, subscription databases, and websites. Each print book title links directly to the library online catalog, while each e-book title links directly to the full text of the book. Database recommendations link directly to the specific database. Recommended websites cover various aspects of the topic.
If you need further assistance, please contact the Bellevue University Library Reference Staff
BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY INFORMATION LITERACY DEVELOPMENT
BUILD IT is an online guide to the Bellevue University Library and all its resources and services. It is made up of five self contained modules, each followed by an interactive quiz. Go through BUILD IT from beginning to end or start at the Site Map using just the pages you need. Click on the link above or on one of the modules below, or look for BUILD IT in the left menu of the library homepage under Tutorials.
Module One: Getting to Know the Bellevue University Library
An overview of library resources and services and introduction to the library homepage.
Module Two: Planning Your Project
The steps involved in planning your research paper: Includes focusing your topic, outlining, identifying keywords, Boolean searching, and more.
Module Three: Locating Information
Finding and evaluating information, including books, eBooks, articles, and websites. Includes sample and interactive database searches.
Module Four: Citing Your Sources
Covers the basics of plagiarism, citation, and copyright.
Module Five: Putting it all together
How to organize your research into a formal paper, includes note taking, revising, and formatting.
You will be prompted for your BU login when you attempt to access the library databases and e-books from off campus.Your username is your 8 digit student ID# preceded by Bellevue\ . Be sure to use a backslash and not a forward slash, after Bellevue, with no spaces before or after it. Your password is the same one you use for Blackboard and BRUIN. It must meet the requirements of 8-32 characters using a combination of upper and lower case letters, numerals, and special characters. You will be required to change your password every 90 days.