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Copyright and Scholarship
by Scholarly Communication Committee - Last Updated Apr 16, 2014
Copyright and scholarly communication information for the Boston College community.
Data Visualization
by Barbara Mento - Last Updated Mar 3, 2014
Tools and resources for visualizing data focusing on open access software and data sources
Databases on Trial
by Theresa Lyman - Last Updated Apr 14, 2014
The Libraries are trialing these electronic resources. To help us make decisions about purchasing, please let us know what you think of these products.
Digital Humanities
by Lindsay Whitacre - Last Updated Dec 31, 2013
A guide to getting started in Digital Humanities. Included are suggested readings, technical resources, and upcoming conferences/workshops.
E-Books at Boston College
by Sally Wyman - Last Updated Mar 26, 2014
EN129 Text and Tech
by Nina Bogdanovsky - Last Updated Jun 28, 2012
Evaluating Internet Sources
by Kwasi Sarkodie-Mensah - Last Updated May 31, 2011
This guide will assist you to evaluate information you get from the web.
Finding Book Reviews
by Lopa Williams - Last Updated Oct 3, 2013
The purpose of this guide is to provide an overview of print and electronic resources which index reviews of books.
Finding Films: Streaming Video and DVDs
by Adeane Bregman, Kelly Webster - Last Updated Feb 6, 2014
This guide will help you find and enjoy films in various formats
Finding Images
by Adeane Bregman - Last Updated Apr 11, 2014
This guide will point to sources of images for research and illustration.
Finding Scholarly Journals
by Steven Runge - Last Updated Oct 1, 2013
How to recognize and access different types of periodicals: scholarly, peer-reviewed, popular, trade/industry, magazines, newspapers
Help Yourself! Quick Look-Ups and FAQs
by O'Neill Library Reference, Steven Runge, Lopa Williams - Last Updated Sep 23, 2013
This guide is designed to help users do quick look-ups of books, periodicals, articles, and research guides at the workstations on the O'Neill Library reference desk.
Holmes Help
by Enid Karr, Barbara Mento, Lori Shemanski, Kate Silfen - Last Updated Jan 21, 2014
Instructions and suggestions for searching in Holmes, the Boston College Libraries catalog and discovery tool
John J. Burns Library
by Kathy Williams - Last Updated Apr 17, 2014
Boston College's special collections and rare books, including the University’s Archives, are housed in the Honorable John J. Burns Library, located in the Bapst Library Building, north entrance.
LibGuides for Guide Authors: Getting Started
by Boston College Libraries - Last Updated Nov 20, 2013
Everything -- well, nearly everything -- you need to get started with LibGuides and publish your guides
SmartBoard Resources
by Margaret Cohen - Last Updated Sep 23, 2011
University Archives
by Amy Braitsch - Last Updated Feb 3, 2014
Getting started using the institutional records and publications of Boston College, as well as Faculty and Alumni papers.
Writing a Literature Review
by Brendan Rapple - Last Updated Oct 1, 2012
Tips on writing a literature review (in any subject).