Archive for the ‘new!’ Category

Dayton Memorial Library – a blueprint for success

September 15, 2017

Check out our new library orientation video, “Dayton Memorial Library – A Blueprint for Success.” This is the result of collaborative efforts between the Digital Initiatives & Preservation and Research & Instruction departments in the library. Great work!

https://youtu.be/zcL1xP22qOM

Expanded access to Safari Books Online

August 23, 2017

Our Safari Books Online package now includes access to 33,000 titles (up from our previous 5,000) and we also now retain access to titles regardless of publication year. Our 3 concurrent user access remains the same. These titles are discoverable in the Safari database as well as the library catalog.

Nexis Uni – the new LexisNexis interface

August 21, 2017

On Wednesday, August 23rd, we will upgrade from Lexis Nexis Academic to the new Nexis Uni platform. Nexis Uni™ features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis — including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790 — with a new interface that offers quick discovery across all content types.

S&P Global NetAdvantage

August 16, 2017

On Monday, August 21st, the library will update from S&P Net Advantage to S&P Global NetAdvantage. The database will expand from 11,000 publicly traded companies to over 100,000 companies including private company information. The new interface provides new data sets though still maintains content from the previous platform (i.e. Industry Surveys).

Introducing…our new digital repositories!

March 7, 2016

Last summer, we began the process of migrating our digital assets from the Regis University Digital Repository (RUDR) into 2 new platforms. The digital collections at Regis University contain a wide variety of digital information in either born digital or digitized formats, including scholarly work by students and faculty of the university, as well as unique, digitized archival materials and institutional records from the Dayton Memorial Library’s Archives and Special Collections.

Check out our Digital Collections guide for more information and access to the collections.

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Kanopy streaming video

January 15, 2016

The Library has recently introduced the new online video streaming service, Kanopy. Kanopy’s collection includes thousands of award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases.

Kanopy has more than 26,000 films in its collection – including leading producers such as Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, New Day Films, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, PBS, BBC, First Run Features, The Video Project, Media Education Foundation, Documentary Education Resources – on every topic imaginable. Kanopy’s viewing platform makes it easy to watch films at your convenience.

DML Fall hours – new & expanded

August 17, 2015

The library has new, expanded hours starting this fall! These new hours are based upon feedback from the student population. The library is opening ½ hour earlier during the week and 1.5 hours earlier on Sunday with no reduction of hours elsewhere.

Fall term hours will be in effect from Monday, August 24th through Friday, December 11th.

Sunday: 11:00 a.m. – midnight
Monday – Thursday: 7:00 a.m. – midnight
Friday: 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The Research Help Desk is also opening earlier. The hours are:

Sunday: 12:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Monday – Thursday: 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

The Library will be closed:

Monday, September 7 – Labor Day
Thursday, November 26 – Thanksgiving Day*
Friday, November 27 – Day after Thanksgiving
*The Chat with a Librarian 24×7 service will also be closed on these holidays.

Regis University students connect with Denver Public Library

January 20, 2015

The Regis University Library is very excited to connect our students with the Denver Public Library (DPL). Regis University students now have streamlined access to Denver Public Library resources! With 26 locations throughout Denver, there’s a branch of the Denver Public Library close to you. In addition, DPL offers lots of online services that you can access anywhere.

The process is simple. You opt in by visiting http://denverlibrary.org/library-card to complete the online registration form, selecting “Regis University” in the form’s College or University drop down menu. You’re issued an online library number that allows you access to DPL’s online resources, including eMedia (ebooks, audio books, electronic magazines), databases, and Volume music project.

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NEW: Psychotherapy.net Video Library

March 27, 2014

Psychotherapy.net is a streaming video collection of psychotherapy and counseling videos featuring therapists of our time demonstrating techniques and commenting on their work.

Videos can be browsed by approach, therapeutic issue, expert, or population. Most of the videos have chapters, allowing you to easily navigate by section. Transcripts and subtitles are also available for many of the videos; transcripts are synchronized with the video, you’ll see the spoken words highlighted on the transcript as the video plays.

NOTE: Videos can be viewed on personal computers (Windows or Mac). Videos can also be viewed on iPads but not all functionality of the platform is fully supported. Videos cannot be viewed on non-OS mobile devices. The quality of the video is dependent on the speed of your Internet connection.

Check out Psychotherapy.net!

NEW: Oxford Music Online

February 4, 2014

Oxford Music Online is the access point for Grove Music Online, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music.

Access is restricted to 1 user at a time.