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Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans, 2013 (30th ed.) now available online

-+*The new 2013 edition of Scholarships, Fellowships, and Loans is now available online in the Gale Virtual Reference Library. This edition of Scholarships, Fellowships, and Loans (SFL) provides access to nearly 7,400 sources of education-related financial aid for students and professionals at all levels. SFL‘s scope ranges from undergraduate and vocational/technical education through post-doctoral and […]

Mango Languages online language-learning system now available.

-+*Pepperdine University Libraries are pleased to announce that we now offer the Mango Languages online language-learning system to our patrons. Find it in the list of electronic resources Learning a new language with Mango Languages is free for all library patrons, and offers a fast and convenient solution for our community’s increasing language-learning needs. Each […]

ARTstor now available on-campus and off-campus

-+*Following a successful trial, Pepperdine University Libraries have subscribed to ARTstor,  a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Its community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and […]

Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824 – 1900 now available

-+*The Pepperdine University Libraries have acquired the online version of the Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824 – 1900. The vast majority of articles written for Victorian periodicals were published anonymously, or under pseudonyms. The Wellesley Index is an index to the authorship of articles, and a bibliography of articles written by each contributor, and […]

New Journals Join Project Muse

-+*The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Penn State University Press: Journal of Moravian History One of the fascinating aspects of the history of Christianity is its incredible diversity of expression and evolution, particularly as Christianity left Europe, bound for the shores of America. The Moravian Church […]

Seven titles join Project Muse

-+*The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Department of English, Georgia State University: Studies in the Literary Imagination is a biannual scholarly journal focusing on special topics in literature. SLI enjoys a worldwide audience with contributing editors and authors who are considered the leaders in their fields. […]

NEW: Counseling and Therapy in Video

-+*Pepperdine University Libraries has acquired Alexander Street Press’ streaming video collection,  Counseling and Therapy in Video. These 352 videos range from approximately 20 minutes to over an hour; the average length is just under an hour. The content includes therapy sessions (actual, reenacted, or scripted), experts discussing therapeutic approaches and analyzing examples, and presentations in […]

Shakespeare’s Plays Direct to Your Desktop

-+*Pepperdine has licensed streaming video of the 37 BBC Shakespeare plays through Ambrose Digital Video. The plays are chaptered by acts. Ambrose Digital Video is a streaming video service that allows students and faculty to watch content online. Ambrose Video 2.0 is 100% closed captioned and streams are viewable directly through browser to all mobile […]

Eight journals join Project Muse

-+*The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Ab Imperio:  Ab Imperio Ab Imperio Quarterly is an international humanities and social sciences peer-reviewed journal dedicated to studies in new imperial history and the interdisciplinary and comparative study of nationalism and nationalities in the post-Soviet space. The journal has […]

Project Muse continues to grow, adding five new titles

-+*The following journals, previously announced as joining Project MUSE, are now online: ** From the Penn State University Press:  Interdisciplinary Literary Studies The hallmark of research today is “interdisciplinary,” and Interdisciplinary Literary Studies exemplifies the diversity, complexity, and rewards of integrating literary study with other methodologies. Drawing upon a broad base of critical theories and […]