Access Services

Mullen Library Overnight Hours Cancelled, Feb. 12

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014 by Joan Stahl
Posted in Access Services, General, Reference & Instruction, Religious Studies

Due to the predicted snow storm tonight, the University Libraries is cancelling our overnight hours.  Mullen Library will close at 10 P.M. on Wednesday, February 12.

Spring 2014 lockers available

Monday, January 13th, 2014 by
Posted in Access Services, General, Library's Home page

Spring 2014 Lockers Available to Graduate Students!

Mullen Library will be offering a limited number of lockers to all graduate-level students for the Spring 2014 semester. Please note the following schedule and come by the Circulation Desk to check out a locker key

Monday January 13, 2014:
Lockers will be made to all graduate-level students. First come, first serve

Saturday May 10, 201:
All lockers must be cleared out and keys returned to the Circulation Desk Note: lockers cannot be renewed

Questions? Please contact Mullen Library’s Circulation Desk (202-319-5060)

WiFi upgrades in Mullen Library

Thursday, August 29th, 2013 by Stephen Connaghan
Posted in Access Services, Applied Sciences, General, Humanities, Library's Home page, Reference & Instruction, Religious Studies

Technology Services is installing new WiFi access points throughout Mullen Library this week. Library staff is continuing to work with them to fine-tune the configuration of the new units.

If you encounter troubles please be sure to ask at the information desk for help. If we are unable to help we will pass along all information to the technicians to aid in the proper configuration of the new network. We appreciate your patience and join you in looking forward to a robust, reliable WiFi experience in Mullen Library.

Mullen Library to reopen at 5pm Aug 28

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013 by Stephen Connaghan
Posted in Access Services, Applied Sciences, General, Humanities, Reference & Instruction, Religious Studies

The ruptured water pipe near McMahon Hall has been replaced and water has been restored to the Crough Center, Shahan Hall, and Mullen Library. Water dependent cooling systems in Mullen are being checked and reset. We expect the Library to reopen at 5pm.

In the meantime please visit our other campus libraries, libraries.cua.edu/about/collecs.cfm.

Problems accessing “Standard & Poor’s” fixed

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 by Shanyun Zhangs
Posted in Access Services, Library's Home page

We received reports regarding problems accessing the database “Standard & Poor’s” from off-campus. Now the problem is fixed. If you still cannot access it, please clear the cache in your browser and try again. If the problem continues, please submit a ticket to us. Sorry for the inconvenience!

New, Improved Access to EJournals and Databases

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012 by Kun Lin
Posted in Access Services, Applied Sciences, General, Humanities, Library's Home page, Life Sciences, Music, Reference & Instruction, Religious Studies, Semitics/ICOR, Tech Tools and Tips

From this Summer, we changed the system behind the “FindIt” button , and have a new page to access our online databases and e-journals. Please see below for the summary:

Before Now
FindIt button
The page after clicking “FindIt” button    
Articles Databases and More
CU’s e-Journal

We also have a new ticket system set up for you to report the problems related to our online services. We are looking forward to bringing you a better service!

Want to print or download e-books?

Wednesday, February 29th, 2012 by Kristen Fredericksen
Posted in Access Services, General, Library's Home page, Reference & Instruction

CUA Libraries has e-books available online to our users. Most of them allow you to print and even download. Our librarian, Kristen Fredericksen, has created a guide to show you how to do this on different e-book platforms.

http://guides.lib.cua.edu/ebooks

Mullen Library to be open 24 hours Mon-Thurs throughout Spring semester

Monday, January 9th, 2012 by Stephen Connaghan
Posted in Access Services, General, Library's Home page

Effective Tuesday, January 17, 2012, certain areas of the Mullen Library will be open for student use 24 hours a day Monday through Thursday (excepting spring break and the Easter holidays). This means that when the Library opens for service at 8 am on a Monday, it will not close its doors until Friday evening at 10 pm. You will have to show your CUA Cardinal Card to enter the building between 11pm and 8am.

Howard University has joined the WRLC

Thursday, January 5th, 2012 by Stephen Connaghan
Posted in Access Services, General, Library's Home page, Reference & Instruction

The CUA University Libraries are happy to welcome Howard University into the WRLC partnership.

Beginning January 9, CUA students, faculty and staff will be able to directly borrow from the Howard University Libraries. You may already notice that their records now appear in our basic shared catalog. Efforts are continuing to fully integrate their holdings into our more advanced discovery tools.

The librarians and library staff at CUA are looking forward to the new level of cooperation with our colleagues at Howard as we all strive to provide better services and access to research materials.

For more information, please see the official press release at the Howard University News Room.

All libraries closed from Dec. 23rd to Jan. 2nd

Thursday, December 22nd, 2011 by Shanyun Zhangs
Posted in Access Services, Applied Sciences, Catholic History, General, Humanities, Library's Home page, Life Sciences, Reference & Instruction, Religious Studies, University Archives

The University Libraries and Archives will close from Dec. 23rd to Jan. 2nd for the Winter Break. Mullen Library will be open on Tuesday, Jan. 3rd from 9am to 5pm.

For more information, please see Mullen Library Hours.