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New database added: Jove — Science Education: Electrical Engineering

New database added: Jove Videos—Science Education:  Electrical Engineering This collection starts with an electrical safety video that introduces the best practices for commonly used equipment in an electrical laboratory. Subsequent videos introduce elements such as inductors, transformers, convertors, rectifiers, and inverters. Available from Databases A to Z  

Films On Demand: New Titles Added

Films On Demand New Titles Added 11/1 - 11/30, 2019 Available from Databases A to Z (login required for off campus access)

New Database Added: CINAHL Plus with Full Text

CINAHL Plus with Full Text  — new database just added Now available from Library Databases A to Z:  This comprehensive research database provides full text for nursing and allied health journals indexed in CINAHL Plus. Additional materials include full-text evidence-based care sheets, quick lessons and continuing education modules. Content Includes: More than 750 full-text [...]

The things we are not allowed to express: Art Exhibition at Northwest Houston Center

The things we are not allowed to express: AN ART EXHIBITION CURATED BY SCHETAUNA POWELL September 30 to December 17, 2019 at Northwest Houston Center Reception: When: 7:00PM, October 24, 2019 Where: Northwest Houston Center Campus Address: 9449 Grant Rd. Houston, TX 77070    

New database added: Philosopher’s Index Full Text

    The Philosopher’s Index full text: an authoritative online bibliography in philosophy Available from Library databases A to Z This premier bibliographic database is designed to help researchers easily find publications of interest in the field of philosophy. Serving philosophers worldwide, it contains over 650,000 records from publications that date back to 1902 and [...]

New Database Just Added: Scopus

We are excited to have the new database “Scopus,” a database for scientific research, added to our library collection. The database is located from Library Home << Databases A to Z << S << Scopus. Off campus users will need to login with PVAMU ID and password. “Scopus is a source-neutral abstract and citation database [...]

Make Time for Academic Library Research 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Thursdays

Prairie View A&M University John B. Coleman Library Fall 2019 Librarian Lecture Series: Make Time for Academic Library Research When: September, October, November, December -- EVERY THURSDAY 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Where: John B. Coleman Library RI Computer Lab Room 127C  (First Floor Periodicals Department) TOPICS: Researching: eBooks, eJournals, eMagazines, eNewspapers Online Webinar Database [...]

Now Streaming! Films On Demand: Digital Educational Video

The new streaming video database “Films On Demand: Digital Educational Video” is now available for trial to 9/13/2019. The database includes the Academic Master Package with subjects including anthropology, art & architecture, communication, counselling and social work, criminal justice and law, education, English, history, music and dance, philosophy, religion, political science, psychology, sociology, technology and [...]

Open Educational Resources (OER) coming to PVAMU

The PVAMU Library hosted Houston Area OER Consortium Meeting for its first anniversary at John B. Coleman Library on Tuesday, July 30, 2019. What is OER (Open Educational Resources)? OER are teaching, learning, and research resources that reside in the public domain or have been released under an intellectual property license that permits their free use and re-purposing by [...]

African American Writers — An E-Book Collection

African American Writers: An E-book Collection As part of PVAMU African American Studies, this e-book collection has fictions, autobiographies, and biographies by African American writers for readers of all levels.