Newly Acquired Titles

Preview newly acquired library materials (Books & DVDs) added to the collection.
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New Group Study and Collaboration Technology Library Services

The William C. Jason Library is pleased to announce the addition of two collaborative technology spaces in the library.  The new collaboration spaces are located on the 1st collaborationtable1stfloor(near the open computer lab) and 3rd (Room 302) floors of the library.  These areas are specifically designed for collaboration and include large monitors to which you can hook your laptop for viewing with a group.  Laptops are also available if needed to checkout at the circulation desk.

For more information contact the Circulation Desk 302 857-6191.

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William C. Jason Library adds 20 new HP ProBook Laptops

The William C. Jason Library is pleased to announce the addition of 20 new HP ProBook laptop computers to use in the library.   The new laptops are available for checkout at the circulation desk. hp probook laptop

In addition to the new laptops, the following library materials are also available for checkout:

  • Memorex Portable DVD players;
  • Headphones;
  • USB Flash Drives;
  • Mobile whiteboards to enhance library learning spaces and active learning;
  • White board markers and erasers.

For additional information contact Circulation @ 302-857.6191.

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William C. Jason Library Christmas Recess Hours

Holiday and Special Hours

  •  Saturday, December 24, 2016 – Saturday, December 31, 2016 Closed
  •  Sunday, January 1, 2017 – Monday, January 2, 2017 Closed
  •  Reopens  Tuesday – Friday, January 3 – 6, 2017 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
  •  Saturday, January 7, 2017 – Sunday, January 8, 2017 Closed

Contact Circulation @ 302.857.6191 or Reference 302.857.6180 askref@desu.edu for further assistance.

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Attack on Pearl Harbor Library Exhibit — December 2016

The William C. Jason Library announces the exhibition “Attack on Pearl Harbor December 7, 1941” which will be on display from Saturday, December 3, 2016, through Friday, December 23, 2016, on the first floor of the library.  The exhibit includes a selection of library materials available for checkout or viewing.  For additional library materials visit our Library catalog for books on Pearl Harbor.

Contact Reference @ 302.857.6180, askref@desu.edu or Circulation @ 302.857.6191 for further assistance.

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New Titles Added to Films on Demand November 2016

William C. Jason Library is pleased to announce the addition of several new educational films that are available online in streaming video format.  Each film has a transcript which can be printed.  MLA, APA, and Chicago citation styles are also provided.  Stable links are provided and can be embedded in course management systems such as Blackboard.  All titles are accessible 7 days a week / 24 hours a day. For more information

  • Breaking Point: Heroin in America
  • Bugs, Bones, and Botany: The Science of Crime
  • Future Flight: How Does That Work?
  • Oceans of the Solar System
  • Rise of the Superbugs

Access is provided on campus and remotely.  For additional research assistance, please contact Reference via askref@desu.edu, 302.857.6180 or Circulation for login information 302.857.6191.

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