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Browse New Publications in Your Discipline

New Acquisitions web pages now available With the increased presence of ebooks in academic libraries, many still enjoy the simple pleasure of browsing through shelves of publications recently added to the collection. To make it easier to browse new titles … Continue reading

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Improved WorldCat Interface Makes ILL Easier

Did you know that you can access materials way beyond what you find at GFU & Summit libraries in Primo? A significantly cleaner and more user-friendly interface is now available for WorldCat, the massive library search system with records from thousands of … Continue reading

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Last week George Fox hosted the 60th Annual Conference of the Association of Christian Librarians (ACL) a professional association made up of evangelical library professionals from across the U.S. and abroad. Over 150 attendees enjoyed a full week of workshops, presentations, community worship, … Continue reading

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Love at the Library

Perhaps it’s due to spending time in the presence of great romantic novels and collections of love poetry.  Or the elegant new fireplace and sitting area on the main floor.  Or could it be the influence of chocolates from the candy jar behind the Circulation Desk? … Continue reading

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Dancing in the Stacks

Some people hold the misconception that George Fox Libraries are filled with dusty books and staffed by a bunch of stuffy shushers. Not the case!  Sometimes we like to take off our horn-rimmed glasses and get down. Check out these … Continue reading

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MLRC Changes: Reference & media materials moved, new study rooms added

If you’ve visited the MLRC lately you may have noticed some significant changes. Media materials including DVDs and Audiobooks have been moved from upstairs to the ARC.   Reference materials that were near the main floor restrooms and IT Help Desk … Continue reading

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St. John’s Bible says goodbye

The MLRC greatly enjoyed hosting the Saint John’s Bible during it’s yearlong exhibition at George Fox University. Special thanks to Dr. Paul Anderson for the honor. ======= As part of his series titled “Seven Days with Pope Francis and The … Continue reading

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New Database: Statista

If you love statistics and charts, Statista is the database for you! The newest database available through George Fox Libraries, Statista brings together statistical data from over 18,000 sources and displays it in attractive, user-friendly interactive charts.         … Continue reading

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New Ebook: Liberal Arts for the Christian Life

Access Liberal Arts for the Christian Life in EBL “For over forty years, Leland Ryken has championed and modeled a Christian liberal arts education. His scholarship and commitment to integrating faith with learning in the classroom have influenced thousands of … Continue reading

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MLRC staying open until midnight M-Th

Based on student feedback, the MLRC has decided to stay open until midnight Monday – Thursday during the fall and spring semesters. That means more time for you to study, collaborate with group members, use the computers, read great books, search … Continue reading

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