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Enter a Course Number in Search

September 10th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

Did you know that you can use our Search to find materials related to BU courses?  For example, search for hb723 as shown in this screen shot: You will see results relating to the BU course HB723, which is the School of Social Work's Adult Psychopathology: A Social Work Perspective. When searching... Read the rest of this entry »

Mugar is ready for you

September 2nd, 2014

in Mugar Memorial Library; Music Library

Check out this excellent video from the Mugar Greene Scholars: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ugVHFruhMM For more from the Mugar Greene Scholars, visit their blog!

Welcome to the BU Libraries!

August 31st, 2014

in African Studies Library; Astronomy Library; Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Music Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library; Science and Engineering Library; Stone Science Library

If you are an entering undergraduate or graduate student, a new faculty or staff member, please avail yourself of the library's varied and wide-ranging resources!  If you are a returning student, welcome back and we again look forward to helping you. The following statistics indicate the extensive nature of our collection and... Read the rest of this entry »

Labor Day (September 1) Library Hours

August 27th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Many of the BU Libraries will be open Labor Day (Monday, September 1).  For information regarding a particular library schedule over Labor Day weekend, please consult the Hours page or phone the library directly. Labor Day is a national holiday in the United States and Canada in honor of working people. The first... Read the rest of this entry »

Google Releases Journal Metrics

August 5th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

Google has released the 2014 edition of Google Scholar Metrics. This ranking of important scholarly journals is available across many relevant categories and subcategories. You can find nearly all of the ranked journals in BU Libraries Search. For more details on the 2014 release, see the announcement from Google.

Featured Database: Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

July 7th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library; Pickering Educational Resources Library

The Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection provides the full text of articles from journals covering topics such as behavioral characteristics, psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. According to EBSCO, this database has "particularly strong coverage in child & adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling".

New eResource: Advertising REDBOOKS

June 12th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

We are pleased to announce the addition of Advertising REDBOOKS, Academic Edition, to the library's electronic collections.  The Advertising REDBOOKS online database provides current detailed data, including: Access to more than 10,000 U.S. and international agency profiles and 15,000 global advertiser profiles. Detailed contact information for more than 200,000 advertising personnel. Information on... Read the rest of this entry »

New eResource: Journal of the European Economic Association

June 1st, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

We are pleased to announce that the BU Libraries have added current issues of the Journal of the European Economic Association to its electronic collections.  Previously, our access to this journal did not include the most recent year of coverage, but that is no longer the case now that we... Read the rest of this entry »

Library Privileges After Graduation

May 15th, 2014

in Frederick S. Pardee Management Library; Mugar Memorial Library

Many BU library services and collections are available to alumni. Please avail yourself of these rich resources! If visiting the campus, you can use the library and its resources on site, including electronic resources, the listening room of the Music Library and the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center. Reference help is also... Read the rest of this entry »

Therapy dogs return for finals

May 1st, 2014

in Mugar Memorial Library

B.O.N.E.S. Therapy Dog teams are returning to help keep stress levels down as the semester winds down! The dogs will be visiting on Friday, May 2nd from 5-6pm and 7-8pm. Sessions are by appointment only and can be made by sending an email to mugardogs@gmail.com.  For additional information, please visit the Mugar therapy... Read the rest of this entry »