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ABI/INFORM – New Database

ProQuest ABI/INFORM logoGRCC researchers now may search business research giant ABI/INFORM,  including: ABI/INFORM Global; ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry; and, ABI/INFORM Dateline! Results will feature “full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.” If you want to be “in the know” on business trends, ABI/INFORM will help you do that.  ABI/INFORM can be searched individually OR as part of ProQuest Central. (Off-campus users will logon with last name and 7-digit Raider number.)

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Camp the Great Outdoors

Camping Display 2018 JuneCamping – you either love it or avoid it.  If you’re enamoured, visit this month’s book display – “Celebrate Great Outdoors Month and National Camping Month” curated by adjunct librarian Mary Johnson.

GRCC’s Library has a great collection about camping and the outdoors, supporting both Biology and  Wellness courses, in addition to those with a personal interest.

Find out how a minister’s accidental best-seller launched the country’s first outdoor craze.

 

 

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ProQuest Central – New Database

ProQuest LogoYour research Database selections just grew exponentially with the addition of a “blockbuster” database  – ProQuest Central.  This multidisciplinary database allows you to “search across all major subject areas, including Business, Health and Medical, Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Education, Science and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers.”  Search ProQuest Central databases all at once, or, individually. (Off-campus users will logon with last name and 7-digit Raider number.)

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Career Tips Streaming Videos

Ferguson's Career Tips imageCheck out the Ferguson’s Career Tips screening videos recently added to our e-collections.  Career fairs, social media, summer internships, resume writing, interviewing – and more – are covered. You may be prompted for your Library logon (last name and 7-digit Raider #).  The Careers Subject Guide lists these videos, and others, on the [Multimedia] tab; take a look at the recently added career titles on the [Books] tab, too.

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New Photography Titles on Display

Photography Display in the LLCStop by to check out the display of new photography books on the Library & Learning Commons 1st floor.  Steven Putt, the Visual Arts liaison librarian curated this display; take a look at the Visual Arts Subject Guide, too!

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