NEW! Database Trial – A trial subscription to Opposing Viewpoints in Context is available now through November 30. Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to marijuana. This cross-curricular research tool supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Its informed, differing views present each side of an issue and help students develop information literacy, critical thinking skills, and the confidence to draw their own valid conclusions. To access the trial, please go to http://proxycu.wrlc.org/login?url=http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/ovic/?p=OVIC&u=wash31575. Please send any feedback to Joan Stahl, Director of Research and Instruction, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Film Screening + Meet the Artist – The University Libraries will be hosting a viewing of films by Jonathan Monaghan, Assistant Professor of Art, on Tuesday, November 1 at 6:30 PM in the May Gallery of Mullen Library. Professor Monaghan’s dreamlike and satirical animated films were recently shown at the Sundance Film Festival. He will discuss his influences, inspirations, and techniques. Preview his work at www.jonmonaghan.com. The event is free and open to the public. No RSVP is necessary.
Trivia Exhibit – Test your knowledge of Catholic’s rich history in the exhibit “CUA Trivia,” on display now in the May Gallery, Mullen Library!
Meet with a Librarian – CUA students can now schedule a consultation with a librarian through Meet with a Librarian. Our librarians are available to meet with you about finding useful information resources, using a citation style, developing a research strategy, and much more. Please allow at least 24 hours between requesting a meeting and your suggested meeting times.