Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week is always the last week of September.  It is a week that celebrates the freedom to be able to read whatever you choose.  In today’s society, books are being banned more due to issues of diversity.  James La Rue, Director of the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom states, “there’s been a shift toward seeking to

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Introducing Safari

We are pleased to bring our patrons a brand new database: Safari.  You now have access to over 40,000 e-books, tutorials, videos, and more!  Keep them for as long as you like, and make notes and even highlight sections.  This database allows multiple users to access the same item, so you don’t need to worry about your classmate or coworker

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Financial Times

Last semester the College of Business partnered with us to give Lewis University students, staff, and faculty access to the Wall Street Journal.  And Students, faculty and staff can still activate their University-sponsored memberships by: Visiting com/lewisu and Logging in via the MyLewis portal And now we are pleased to let you all know that we now have access to

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New Look for I-Share, Library Catalog

New library catalog interface

Requesting books from other local libraries via I-Share just got even easier. Lewis students, faculty and staff no longer need to create an I-Share account or remember a separate username and password. Instead, all I-Share users will now log in with the same information: their library barcode and last name. Your library barcode is just 24311 + your Lewis ID number.

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Tip: Save Summon Searches to Your Google Account

Save Summon searches to Google account

Take your research on the go by saving your Summon searches in your Google account! Save frequent searches for easy access, or capture a search in progress and start right where you left off. To save a search to the cloud, you’ll need to log into your Google account. Then do the following: After entering your search query/keywords, click the

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Need Research Help? Book a Librarian!

  It’s crunch time, Flyers! Are you working on a final paper, capstone project, or other research assignment? Would a one-on-one meeting with a research librarian help you get moving on your research? Book a librarian for a research consultation! A research consultation is a one-on-one appointment with a research librarian. Ideal for in-depth research projects, these 30- to 60-minute

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