In the Art Gallery: Jim Cain - Opening Reception on Wed. 4/30

April 15, 2014 by Lisa · Comment 
Filed Under: art gallery

Now showing in the McGladrey Art Gallery is a collection of paintings titled “Counterpoise” by artist Jim Cain. The exhibit will be on view April 7 through May 16, 2014. All are invited to attend the opening reception on Wednesday, April 30, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Jim Cain
Counterpoise
April 7 – May 16, 2014

Pendulum by Jim Cain

Pendulum
Acrylic on canvas, 2013, 53” x 44”

Opening Reception
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
light refreshments will be served

 

Easter & Patriots' Day Holiday Hours: April 19-21

April 14, 2014 by Lisa · Comment 
Filed Under: hours

clockPlease note that we have made changes to our hours for the Easter and Patriots’ Day holidays. On Sunday, April 20, we will open late at 1:00 p.m. and close early at 9:00 p.m. On Monday, April 21, we will open late at 10:00 a.m. and close at our normal closing time – 2:00 a.m.

The Deloitte Cafe/Einstein’s has also adjusted their hours on Sunday and Monday.

Saturday, April 19:
library: 9:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
cafe: 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, April 20:
library: 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
cafe: 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Monday, April 21:
library: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 a.m.
cafe: 10:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

For more  information about the library or cafe hours, please view our hours calendar. Have a great long weekend!

Database of the Month: ProQuest Psychology Journals

April 11, 2014 by Nicholas · Comment 
Filed Under: databases & e-resources

ProQuest Psychology Journals

Looking for a scholarly journal article for your psychology class?  ProQuest Psychology Journals is the perfect database for you. ProQuest Psychology Journals provides indexing to over a 1000 journals in a range of psychological disciplines, many of them in full text. The psychological disciplines covered in ProQuest Psychology Journals include behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial, personality, physiological, psychobiology, psychometrics, and social psychology.  Many of the articles contain graphs, charts, diagrams, tables, and photos which can be quite useful in papers and presentations.

In addition to psychology, ProQuest Psychology Journals also covers some related disciplines and subject areas, such as genetics, psychology of business and economics, communication, criminology, addiction, neurology, and social welfare.

The coverage for ProQuest Psychology Journals runs from 1971 to the present.

Some of the important, high impact journals included in this database are:

The American Journal of Psychiatry
Psychotherapy and Psychosomatics
The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry
Development and Psychopathology
The Psychological Record

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ProQuest Psychology Journals search screen

ProQuest Psychology Journals can be accessed from our Databases A-Z page and our Psychology & Sociology databases page.

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Database of the Month provides a very brief introduction to an important research database, highlighting key features of the database that you should know about. If you would like more information about this database (or any of the library’s databases) please Ask a Librarian. If you would like a demonstration of this database for a class, please contact the Reference staff at refdesk@bentley.edu.