New Resource: The Tennessean (Online)
| July 8, 2011
Electronic access to
is now available through ProQuest.
It can be accessed from the A-Z list of databases, the
news resource page, the Local Information resource page,
the TEL page, and from Find Periodicals/Article Linker
options. Access is provided from November 7,
2002 to present.
It has been added to appropriate sections of the site,
list of mobile chemistry resources. You must have
created a free log-in to the web version of SciFinder to
be able to access the mobile version.
On-campus and remote access is now available for
Education in Video.
is available on the list of all databases, the Education resources page, and the Multimedia resources
Education in Video is the first online collection of
streaming video developed specifically for training and
developing teachers. It contains more than 1,000 video
titles totaling 750+ hours of teaching demonstrations,
lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of
students and teachers in actual classrooms. For more info see
Library Software Requests by Faculty and
Departments: Response Required |
May 12, 2011
For the Fall 2011 semester, Woodward Library
will be updating the OS on all public access computers
to Windows 7. If you have
previously submitted library software requests, you will
be required to fill out the 2011 Software Request Form
by August 5, 2011. Requests for new software will
also be accepted. See
details and a link to the form.
Library servers down for maintenance on Sunday |
May 5, 2011
Due to updates to library server software,
electronic services, including remote database access
and interlibrary loan will not be available from 10 a.m.
to 2 p.m., Sunday, May 8. Selected online
databases may be accessed via TEL: the Tennessee
Electronic Library at http://tntel.tnsos.org/browse.php?browse=listings.
Zone 3 Press books on display in the Woodward Library |
May 5, 2011
Stop by the Woodward Library this month for a
look at four prize-winning poetry books published by the
literary press of Austin Peay. Included in the
display are individual poems by the prizewinners, as
well as the recently released chapbook, Norman Dubie's
"The Fallen Bird of the Fields."
Govs Spring Read essay contest winner to present this
week's Library Athenaeum | April 12, 2011
Aprile "Brooke" Denny, senior English major and
winner of the Govs Spring Read essay contest, will give
a presentation based on her essay, "My Own Journey: Not
Only Where I Would Go, But Why." Denny's talk will be conducted at 1 p.m., Wednesday,
April 13 in the Woodward Library. Athenaeum events are
free and open to the public, and students are especially
encouraged to attend.
Library Athenaeum: "The Civic Art of
Clarksville: The Story Behind the Pieces"
| March 28, 2011
APSU students Wilson Mendez,
Eric Martin and Marlon Scott will present "The Civic Art
of Clarksville: The Story Behind the Pieces" at 1 p.m.,
Wednesday, March 30, in the Woodward Library.
The presentation is the result of an interdisciplinary
project involving art, public management and geographic
information systems. Athenaeum events are free and open
to the public.
Library Athenaeum Series Begins March
| March 15, 2011
Dr. Brian Johnson, assistant
vice president of academic affairs, will present "The
Role of Higher Education in the Religious Transformation
of W.E.B. Du Bois" at 1 p.m., Wednesday, March 16 in the
Woodward Library. Johnson is the author of two
books about Du Bois, a prominent 20th century
intellectual leader and civil rights activist. Library
Athenaeum events are free and open to the public.
Computer Access Limited
the week of March 13-19| March 13, 2011
Most of the library’s
information commons computers will not be available
Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, March 13-15, due to the
remodeling project in Woodward Library. The
library has 20 laptops available for checkout and use
within the building on the wireless network.
Library Closed March 6-7; Computer
Access Limited During Spring Break | February 28, 2011
Woodward Library will be
closed March 6-7 to prepare for the
installation of new furniture during spring break. Old
furniture will be removed beginning March 3, thus
general seating will be limited until the new furniture
arrives. Library computers will be accessible through
March 5. Computer access and printing will be severely
restricted during spring break; call first if you are
making a special trip (931-221-7346).
Is that the Library in your pocket? | February 25,
research on the go?Woodward
Library announces a mobile gateway for internet-enabled
phones which provides access to mobile versions of many
of your favorite research databases.
Mobile research options are
provided for most devices, including iPhone and Android.Remember to visit the full
version of the library website for access to all
resources and services.
Due to inclement weather conditions, the Library
will close at 4:30pm on Thursday, Jan. 20th.
It will reopen at
10am on Friday, Jan. 21 weather
permitting. If classes are cancelled or further
delayed, the library will remain closed until classes
Call for spring Library Athenaeum proposals |
January 14, 2011
Faculty, staff and students are invited to
submit Library Athenaeum proposals now for spring
The purpose of the Athenaeum is to hold events that
promote and enhance the intellectual life of the
University and the region. Presentations may include
lectures, panel discussions, debates, performances,
readings, etc. The proposal form can be found at
Library renovation and food / drink policy |
January 4, 2011
The renovation of the main floor of Woodward
Library is well under way. The walls have been painted
and new carpet is on the floor. It looks great!
To keep the library looking nice, we are asking for
everyone's cooperation to comply with the existing Food
and Drink Policy, which basically allows drinks in
spill-proof cups and individually wrapped snack foods.
Full details are on the library website at