Monday, December 21, 2015

New Books & Films received in November 2015

Here's a sampling of some of the new books and films
that have arrived at Hunter Library in November 2015.

Please browse the full list.

The chronicles of Narnia. Prince Caspian  [videorecording] 
Walt Disney Home Entertainment
Burbank, CA: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2008]

John R. Searle,
Seeing things as they are: a theory of perception
New York: Oxford University Press, 2015
WCU NEW BOOKS B828.45 .S425 2015

Sid Jacobson and Ernie Colón
Anne Frank: the Anne Frank House authorized graphic biography
New York: Hill and Wang, 2010

 Andrew Biemiller,
Words worth teaching: closing the vocabulary gap   
Columbus, OH : McGraw-Hill SRA, c2010
WCU CMC PRO LB1574.5 .B486 2010

Pink Floyd
The dark side of the moon [sound recording]
Parlophone Records Ltd., a Warner Music Group Company

New Resource: Science News via Flipster


Stay up to date on the latest breakthroughs in science and technology with Flipster the digital magazine solution that provides users with easy access to Science News.The magazine of the Society for Science & the Public (SSP), Science News is dedicated to public engagement in scientific research and education and to promoting the understanding and appreciation of science and the vital role it plays in human advancement.

Users can download the Flipster app – available through the iTunes store for the iPhone, iPad and iPad Mini and on the Google Play store for Android phones and tablets–to access Science News magazine for offline reading or view Science News on your desktop here.

Tuesday, December 08, 2015

New Resource: PsycTESTS


Check out our new database, PsycTESTS. This is an extensive collection of psychological measures, scales, surveys, and other instruments essential to the research needs in the social sciences.

Focused on a collection of instrumentation tools developed for research but not made commercially available, PsycTESTS helps researchers easily find scales and measures for their own use. PsycTESTS in an indispensable resource for researchers looking to conduct, create, or measure research in multiple fields of study.

Key benefits of PsycTESTS

  • Helps researchers avoid "reinventing the wheel" by exposing thousands of research instruments, the majority of which are available for immediate download, and include reliability and validity information
  • An ideal starting point for researchers initiating new research projects, with the availability of multiple measures, research instruments, and test types in a variety of subject areas
  • Fills virtually any need by indexing a wide variety of test types and measurement instruments—including aptitude tests, personality scales, and cognitive functioning measures

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

Fall 2015 Newsletter Published

Hunter Library's first e-newsletter for Fall 2015 is available now!  Read about the library's latest services and resources that support learning, teaching, and research at WCU.