We expanded our streaming options last summer and fall with access to services and collections below. Look for Share and Permalinks when linking in syllabi. Contact Frances Nilsson if you have trouble linking.
Note that PBS has been withdrawing some popular titles from all streaming services, such as The Pill Makers: Women Who Make America and some religion titles. We continue to hold these titles on DVD at McQuade when available.
Robyn Lebowitz, a recent graduate of the MS in Health and Wellness Management program, and Librarian C.J. Wong were at Merrimack's 4th Fresh Check Day showing students how to hula hoop and promoting the library's Graphic Medicine Collection as well as Mindful McQuade Initiatives.
McQuade partnered with the Office of Wellness Education at a Self Care Fair in the Hub. McQuade's table featured books, kits, and games relating to mindfulness. Library staff members (Gabby Womack is pictured above) handed out free plants to students.
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McQuade Library is thrilled to collaborate with nursing professors to work with FYE nursing sections and in the creation of video lessons for nursing students. Librarian CJ Wong is creating videos to help nursing students navigate the McQuade website, the Nursing Research Guide, and databases to complete their assignments.
McQuade's 17th Annual Tolle Lege Reception celebrating the scholarship of Merrimack's own faculty, staff, students, and alumni was a success! The 2020 speakers included: Allan T. Weatherwax (Provost), Michael Corcoran (Health Sciences), Katelyn Kurkul (School of Education & Social Policy), William McDowell (School of Science & Engineering: Biology), Lisa G. Perks (School of Liberal Arts: Communication & Media), Omer Unsal (Girard School of Business: Accounting & Finance), and William Wians (School of Liberal Arts: Philosophy). Authors from McQuade include: Kathryn GeoffrionScannell (Director), Katherine (Turcotte) LaFlamme (Instruction & Liaison Librarian), and CJ Wong (Instruction & Liaison Librarian).
Photograph taken by Kevin Salemme
Read On-The-Go with Libby and Overdrive
March 3, April 6, and April 24
12:00 - 1:00 PM
McQuade Library's ERC (2nd floor, yellow room)
Looking for a way to get fun books and audiobooks in the palms of your hands? Come to one of McQuade's monthly workshops and a librarian will show you the ins and outs of the Libby app by Overdrive. This app gives you free access to e-books, audiobooks, and magazines on your smartphone, tablet, and even your desktop. Bring your lunch and learn!
RSVP here: http://bit.ly/LibbyWorkshops
McQuade's Access/Reference Associate, Gabby Womack, presented at Mixed and Remixed: Politics of Passing and Feeling Like an Imposter in Your Own Communities, at Rhode Island College. She spoke on passing and the census, and then participated in a panel Q&A discussion. Congratulations, Gabby!
Looking for some popular books to escape into without the long waitlist? Browse our Hot Titles on the 2nd floor of the library. We have a diverse collection of fun and intriguing reads. Take a break and get lost in one of our Hot Titles this Spring!
Thanks to multiple grants, Merrimack students and local educators can now borrow educational robots and other STEM maker materials that teach kids valuable skills like computational thinking, coding, and problem-solving. Check out our STEM materials here. Merrimack faculty, students, and staff can request robots and ipads preloaded with accompanying apps using this form.
Also, take a look at McQuade's new Digital Literacy and Computer Science (DLCS) Guide.
For 2020 Merrimack College has 10 popular magazines available online via Flipster - via the Internet or your favorite IOS or android device. Browse and view online, print articles from your desktop, or click the menu within the issue to download articles and issues for off-line and app viewing. Look for the free Flipster app in the iTunes app and Google Play Store sites.
Come back to this page to download more issues. For more tips, see the FAQ.
More popular magazines can be found via these sources: