Join us as we show Memorial Day from the 10 part PBS series “The Vietnam War” produced by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.. Showtime is Thursday May 24 from 2:00 - 3:30 in the library classroom.
The library will be closed on Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. Our summer hours remain the same as the rest of the year: M-F 7:30 am-10:30 pm, Sat 8:00 am - 5:00 pm, and Sun 10:00 am - 7:00 pm.
Website Usability Survey. Tell us what you like or dislike about our library website. What suggestions do you have for improving it? Take the survey posted on out library website and you could win a $25 Amazon gift card. Hurry, winner will be drawn on June 1 - one entry per person, please.
This month's online library instruction will be offered on Thursday, May 17, at 7:30 pm and on Tuesday, May 22, at 7:00 pm. Register here.
BETA version of the revamped BUILD IT (Bellevue University Information Literacy Development Interactive Tutorial) is now available for you to preview. Check it out here and read all about the process and the changes you will find to BUILD IT in the feature article of our library newsletter (see below).
Episode 28 of the library "More Than Books" podcast, The Spotify Parable, is now available on iTunes. Joel and Colin discuss the concept of digital ownership and whether or not we delude ourselves by thinking that such a thing exists.
Welcome to the Bellevue University guide for MGMT 400 - Leadership and Management Skills . This guide provides a good starting point for research on this topic. Resources include electronic books, streaming videos, subscription databases, and websites. Each e-book and journal article links directly to the full text.. Most videos are embedded and can be viewed directly from the LibGuide. Database recommendations link directly to the specific database. Recommended websites cover various aspects of the topic.
If you need further assistance, please contact the 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 notetaking, 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.