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Valentine's Day Reads

Happy Valentine's Day 2013!

Encompass Journal Mentioned in The New York Times

EKU's The Journal of Military Experience recently received a mention in The New York Times.  The journal, a venue in which veterans share their stories, poems, and artwork, is available in Encompass,

Historic Snow Days

January 2013

LIB 301 Students Partner with Kentucky Horse Park

During fall 2012, Education students in Dr. Delinda Dent’s LIB 301 course and EKU Libraries’ Learning Resources Center partnered with the Kentucky Horse Park to create a learning resource for its young visitors. 

Top 500 Pop Albums Now Available

The Elizabeth K. Baker Music Library now features the 500 greatest pop albums of all time, as ranked by Rolling Stone magazine. This CD collection includes a variety of styles, ranging from the album listed as number one, The Beatles’ Sgt.

Old Issues of Progress, Milestone Only Mouse Click Away

For alumni, current and former faculty and staff and others with a connection to Eastern Kentucky University, Memory Lane is now just a mouse click away.

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Hours

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the John Grant Crabbe Main Library will be open special hours on Sunday, January 20, 2013 (11AM-6PM) and Monday, January 21, 2013 (11AM-1AM). All branch libraries will remain closed on Monday.

Free Streaming Videos

Did you know that EKU Libraries provide free access to high-quality, online streaming videos that you can use to support your class assignments?  The videos, covering a broad range of subject disciplines, include public performance rights as...

Enjoy Distance & Online Services e-News

Whether you teach classes online or at a regional campus, you're sure to enjoy the inaugural issue of EKU Libraries’ Distance & Online Services e-News.   This newsletter highlights new and exciting (and best of all, useful!)...

Have You Tried JOVE?

Have you ever heard of a scientific video journal?  Journal of Visual Experiments (JOVE) is a peer-reviewed, PubMed indexed journal devoted to the publication of biological, medical, chemical and physical research in a video format.  With...

Try Web of Knowledge

For quick, powerful access to the in-depth bibliographic and citation information you need for comprehensive research data that is not always available in full text databases, try Web of Knowledge.  For access to a broad range of disciplines,...

Encompass Scholarship Ranks Highly in December

Works in Encompass, EKU's digital repository, were ranked highly by bepress Digital Commons based on number of downloads in the Arts & Humanities category in December 2012.  Take part in this exciting opportunity to showcase your...