Library News

  • News

    • Winners of 2015 Library Research Award are Announced

      +-*Pepperdine University Libraries are pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Library Research Award. They are as follows: Best Undergraduate Student Project: Alyssa Galik Project Title: Water Poverty in California‚Äôs Rural Disadvantaged Communities Best Graduate Student Project: Philip Abbott Project Title: Bringing Order to 1 Corinthians 14:34-35 Honorable Mention: Taylor Clausen Project Title: Policy […]

    • Microfilm use simplified with ScanPro 3000 machine acquired by Payson Library

      +-*Have you wanted to incorporate more primary sources in your research but were discouraged when you learned they were only available in microfilm? Hesitate no longer, Payson Library has acquired a ScanPro 3000 microform machine in order to improve the experience of using both microfilm and microfiche, including ultrafiche. The ScanPro 3000 microfilm scanner features […]

    • Apply NOW for the Library Research Award to Win up to $500!

      +-*There is still time to apply for the second annual Library Research Award! The deadline is April 6th at midnight. This award of up to $500 will be given in several categories for the best scholarly or creative student projects that utilize library resources, collections, and services, in order to recognize the importance of effective […]

  • Resources & Reviews

    • Database Trial: Latin American Newspapers

      +-*Pepperdine University Libraries is now trialing Latin American Newspapers: Series I & Series II, modules of the World Newspaper Archive (launched by CRL). Trial access is available until May 8. These resources provide online access to more than 50 newspapers published in Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, El Salvador, Guatemala, Mexico, Nicaragua, […]

    • Database Trial: Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare

      +-*Pepperdine University Libraries is now trialing the Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare database. This resource includes full text of 11 major editions of Shakespeare’s works, ranging from Shakespeare’s First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-1866. Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare also includes text of the First Folio of 1623, as well as the original […]

    • Now Streaming: Finding the Gold Within

      +-*Pepperdine University Libraries now provides online access to the feature-length documentary Finding the Gold Within, via Kanopy Streaming. Finding the Gold Within follows six Black men from Akron, Ohio, through their first years of college. Despite their high levels of confidence and critical thinking, the stark reality of being away from their families and communities […]