William F. Ruska Library, Worcester Campus
61 Sever Street
Worcester, Mass. 01609
Paul R. Swan Library, Leicester Campus
13 Washburn Square
Leicester, Mass. 01524
Ruska and Swan Libraries have relevant books on display to help inform students about autism. In addition, Library Services will present the film “Life Animated” on Monday, April 3 at 5:00pm at Daniels Hall in Leicester, as part of the Autism Spectrum, Asperger's, and Allies Awareness Week (April 2 – 8). Dr. John Pratico from the Counseling Center will lead a discussion following the film, and complimentary pizza will be served
Every month, our Films on Demand database adds many new films to their collection. Featured titles in April include The Autism Puzzle (Item #48649), Unlocking Autism—Against the Odds: Inspiring Stories of Disability (Item #115778), and TEDTalks: Steve Silberman—The Forgotten History of Autism (Item #114625)
» Terrorism Research & Analysis Consortium (TRAC)
Terrorism Research and Analysis Consortium (TRAC) is a leading database on terrorists and terrorism, along with news, area studies and research. Analytical essays on diverse subjects, such as anti-colonialism movements, evolving diasporas, and environmental terrorism, are also featured
Becker College Libraries has added a new online journal to our collection – Online Journal of Nursing Informatics.
The Online Journal of Nursing Informatics (OJNI) is a free, international, professional, refereed publication that focuses on nursing informatics in all practice settings. OJNI is committed to addressing the theoretical and practical aspects of nursing informatics as it relates to the art of nursing. CINAHL indexes the journal.
The Libraries offer access to over 6,000 ebooks. Ebooks may be checked-out and downloaded to your device, or a library iPad. Adobe Digital Editions 1.7.1 or higher and the Bluefire Reading App are required for offline viewing of most titles.
ProQuest, one of the primary databases at the Becker College Libraries, is continually adding new content and features. To see information on recent updates, please select the following link:
The University/Institutional Membership program enables current students, faculty and staff to visit the Museum free of charge when they present a valid Becker ID. Benefits include: access to the Museum during all regular visiting hours and to most exhibitions, programs and events; priority consideration for student and faculty projects involving the Museum and its collections; free subscription to the WAM magazine Access
We are happy to announce that Becker will be providing unlimited access to Lynda.com for all students and employees. Lynda.com is an online library of courses on software tools and skills. To learn more, we suggest that you watch the introductory movie about the service, and watch How to use Lynda.com.
Here are just a few of the benefits to using Lynda.com:
The first time you access Lynda.com, you will need to setup an account using the instructions below. Once your account is setup, you can login to Lynda.com with your Becker username and password at https://www.lynda.com/ by clicking the Sign In button.
If you have any issues logging into Lynda.com, please contact the email@example.com.