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Summer Hours for Stone Science Library

April 29th, 2015

in Stone Science Library

From May 11th through August 28th, the Stone Science Library will be open from 9am until 5pm, and will be closed on the weekends.

Network Security Poster Session

April 28th, 2015

in Science and Engineering Library

Students of CS 558 (Network Security) will present their research on information tracking practices used by popular web sites. The encryption practices, placement of cookies, and information sharing policies of Facebook, SoundCloud, Adobe, and other sites were analyzed during the course of the semester. The session will take place May... Read the rest of this entry »

Research Perspectives and Best Practices in Educational Technology Integration

April 27th, 2015

in Pickering Educational Resources Library

Featured eBook Research Perspectives and Best Practices in Educational Technology Integration Jared Keengwe, 2013 This book features 16 chapters on the many ways that teachers and students engage with new technologies.  Some chapters focus on aspects within higher education (e.g. "Using Social Media to Enhance Instruction in Higher Education") while others address K-12... Read the rest of this entry »

Mugar Library: Extended Exam Hours

April 24th, 2015

in Mugar Memorial Library

Beginning Friday May 1, 2015 at 7:00 am, through Saturday May 9, 2015 at 11:00 pm, Mugar Memorial Library will be open 24 hours. During late night/early morning hours (generally between 11:00 pm and 7:00 am) access to the library will be restricted to currently enrolled Boston University students with a... Read the rest of this entry »

National Academies Press Education Collection

April 24th, 2015

in Pickering Educational Resources Library

The National Academies Press (NAP) offers its entire PDF catalog of books for free! The press is the publishing arm of the National Academies of Sciences and Engineering, the National Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, and publishes books and reports that scientists, educators, and policy makers rely on. Their... Read the rest of this entry »

Pardee Library: Extended Exam Hours

April 23rd, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Pardee Management Library will be open extended hours during the final exam period.  The hours for May 1 - 8 are listed below.  Mugar Library is also holding extended hours. Friday, May 1 8 am - 8 pm Saturday, May 2 10 am - 6 pm Sunday, May 3 10 am - 12 midnight Monday, May 4... Read the rest of this entry »

IBISWorld: New Reports

April 22nd, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

We are pleased to announce that more than 250 new reports have recently been added to our IBISWorld subscription.  Now part of our subscription is Global Industry Reports, which consists of 75 reports focusing on industry performance in key regions such as Europe, Asia, the Middle East and more.  Another... Read the rest of this entry »

Library Services for BU Alumni

April 17th, 2015

in Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

Did you know that BU Alumni have remote access to many electronic resources including ebooks and full text journal articles? To access these resources, alumni may visit the Alumni Services webpage on the Library’s website.  Databases currently available to BU alumni include ABI/INFORM Complete, Business Source (Ebsco Alumni Edition), ebrary... Read the rest of this entry »

Library Services for BU Alumni

April 15th, 2015

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library

Did you know that BU Alumni have remote access to many electronic resources including ebooks and full text journal articles? To access these resources, alumni may visit the Alumni Services webpage on the Library’s website. Databases now available to BU alumni include ABI/Inform, Business Source (EBSCO Alumni Edition), JSTOR, Project... Read the rest of this entry »

Patriots Day (April 20) Library Hours

April 13th, 2015

  Most of the BU libraries will be open regular hours on Monday, April 20.  For information regarding a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. This Massachusetts state holiday (also observed in Maine) commemorates the opening battles of the American Revolution on April 19, 1775... Read the rest of this entry »