The Pickering Library has updated a list of new books in education available at Boston University. New titles on various educational topics are highlighted, as are some award-winning juvenile and young adult literature titles. Interested in learning how to flip your classroom? How about equity and school choice? Or perhaps you'd... Read the rest of this entry »
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CQ Researcher is an in-depth resource that covers the most current and controversial issues of the day. The database includes summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and more. It is also noted for its unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the... Read the rest of this entry »
The Economist Intelligence Unit database provides access to EIU Publications such as Country Reports, Country Commerce, ViewsWire, and Country Finance. Each country page in the database provides forecast updates and featured analysis on economic and political events as well as content pertaining to market opportunities, government regulations and the financial... Read the rest of this entry »
All BU libraries will be closed on Friday July 3 and Saturday July 4. For information regarding a particular library schedule over the holiday weekend, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. Independence Day, commonly known as the Fourth of July, is a federal holiday commemorating the adoption... Read the rest of this entry »
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) is an amazing collection of material from all over the country. This engaging site can be enjoyed by exploring various places or time periods, or simply by browsing their wonderful exhibitions. Not to be missed is the exhibit featuring Boston Sports Temples, as... Read the rest of this entry »
Many of the BU libraries have already changed to summer hours. If you have any questions about a particular library schedule, please consult the Hours Page or phone the library directly. Enjoy your summer!
Library PressDisplay is a subscription database that scans papers from all over the world and presents them in full-color and full-page format. Titles from the United States include the Boston Herald, the Chicago Tribune, the Los Angeles Times, and the New York Post. International titles include the Jerusalem Post, Metro... Read the rest of this entry »
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 »
The BU Libraries maintains a subscription to the premier dissertations and theses database: ProQuest dissertations and theses. Dissertations written in the United States from 1997 to the present are usually available in full text, PDF version in this database. For older dissertations, abstracts are available in this database, and physical copies are... Read the rest of this entry »
The BU librarians have prepared a Capstone Research Guide to assist you with the research process. The Guide includes links to recommended databases and other useful reference resources. Please contact us if you have any questions.