News and Notes

News and Notes

World War I Aviation Lecture

September 13, 2016
The Library is pleased to sponsor "Those Daring Young Men in Their Flying Machines: WWI Aviation, Coming of Age," a lecture by Terry Wilwerding, D.D.S., M.S.Ed., M.S., Counseling. The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 11:00am-Noon in Skutt Student Center room 104. Feel free to bring your lunch; coffee and dessert will be provided!

Welcome Back Tea September 7th

September 1 , 2016
Join us between 2 and 4 o'clock on Wednesday afternoon, September 7th for a free "cuppa" to kick off the fall semester! We can also help you activate your group pass for access to the, compliments of the Library.

Library Guide Introduces Opus Prize Issues

August 18, 2016
The three 2016 Opus Prize finalists are champions of refugees, the homeless, and the sexually exploited. Learn more about these critical world issues through readings and videos presented on the Library's Opus Prize Issues Guide.

Creighton Joins Open Book Publishers

August 18, 2016
The Library is now a supporting member of Open Book Publishers, providing open access monographs and textbooks in all academic areas.

And the Award Goes to ...

June 10, 2016
The Library is pleased to honor Anthony Rauschenbach, BA’16, as this year’s recipient of the Undergraduate Research Award for his paper “Universal Healthcare: A Fundamental Human Right” for HAP 457.

Introducing Education Source

June 9, 2016

The Library is pleased to announce the addition of Education Source, an extensive scholarly database covering the literature of education and related fields, including 1,500 full-text journals and indexing for many more.

Access to the Chronicle

June 5, 2016

Did you know the Chronicle of Higher Education is freely available to Creighton, courtesy of the CU Libraries? Here's how to access the Chronicle. Register for your free account from on campus at the Chronicle's website, to then access it on campus, off campus, and on your mobile device!

JaySearch is here!

May 16, 2016
The Creighton Libraries are excited to introduce JaySearch, our new discovery service. JaySearch will replace the library catalog (CLIC) and and our previous discovery tool (Summon) as of July 1. Use JaySearch to find books, journal articles, digital content, and a wide array of other resources across a range of disciplines.

If you login to JaySearch with your netID and BLUE password, you will also have the ability to request resources from the Creighton Libraries, view your library record, as well as save, organize, e-mail, print, and export items of interest. Questions? Please contact us! Now Available to Creighton

May 5, 2016
The CU Libraries are pleased to offer full access to the New York Times through, including national and international news, archives (since 1851), and multimedia content. To log in, you must first activate your Group Pass from on campus.

Panel Presentation on WWI Medicine, April 19th

March 4, 2016
The Reinert-Alumni and Health Sciences Libraries will co-sponsor a panel called "Where Does It Hurt, Soldier?" on Tuesday, April 19th, 2-3 p.m. in HSLB 244. Panelists include Dr. Kirk Peck, PT; Dr. Terry Wilwerding, Dentistry; Marilee Aufdenkamp, Nursing; and Henry Hoffman, CCAS Senior.