Library

Information Update - Spring 2011

Steve Berry to Receive Royden B. Davis, S.J., Distinguished Author Award  
Steve  BerrySteve Berry will receive the Royden B. Davis, S.J., Distinguished Author Award on Saturday, March 19, 2011. There will be a book signing by the author from 4 to 5 p.m. Tickets are required to attend the reception and award presentation. To find out more about the event or to register for the event, visit www.scranton.edu/authaward. > Full story
Library to Offer Research Prize
While providing reference assistance to students at the Weinberg Memorial Library, librarians have observed the wide variety of research being done by undergraduate students here at The University of Scranton. As one method to acknowledge and reward the best of this research, the library has established a Library Research Prize for undergraduate students beginning in the 2010-2011 academic year. > Full story
University Faculty Integrate Information Literacy into the Curriculum
With more than 125 separate databases listed on the library's A to Z List of Databases page, of one thing you can be sure - there will be changes to the library databases. Changes that happened since the end of the last academic year can be categorized as follows: databases that are no longer available or will be gone within the next year, new databases, databases that have changed vendor platform and enhancements to the existing vendor platforms. > Full story