Tag Archives: Globe University library

Globe University-Sioux Falls Campus Library Gets a Makeover

The Globe University-Sioux Falls library has changed its layout to better provide services to students and staff. Most libraries today, both public and academic, place the service desk in the middle of the library. This give the library a more contemporary feel and puts the librarian in the center of the activity. Students have said that the library
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Connecting with the Online Librarians

During 2014, Globe University-Online’s librarians, Elaine Settergren and Ally Addison, have worked hard to make researching faster and easier for everyone. Settergren and Addison have expanded library tutorials by creating two games called Robocite and Philosoraptor. These games are about APA citation and plagiarism. The APA Citation Guide has also been redesigned to make it
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Online Division Announces Research Award Winner: Whitney Nass

Congratulations to Globe University-Online student Whitney Nass! She is the Online Division’s Research Award winner for Spring Quarter 2014. For her Introduction to Business course, which is part of her business administrative assistant diploma, Whitney used a variety of resources to explain the roles of marketing plans in product development. We interviewed Whitney to learn
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Online Library 2013 Review

By Elaine Settergren, Online Librarian Researching at the Globe University-Online library has never been easier! We created a whole new look for the library’s website, including a new name. Our site is now called LibraryConnect. At the new LibraryConnect, asking a librarian or finding the right guide for your research is faster and easier than it was on our
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5 Resources to Help You Manage Your Online Education

Being an Online student can come with some unique challenges, especially if you’re a first time college student with no previous experience of attending classes in an online environment. Thankfully, Globe University-Online has developed several helpful resources for our students that were designed to help them effectively manage their education, from top to bottom. For Online
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Top 5 Ways to Use Your iPad® with LibraryConnect

Written by Elaine Settergren and Alyssa Novak, Online Librarians Using the library just got easier with the introduction of iPad® in our Globe University-Online classrooms. The library has a whole new look this quarter and the following tips will help you to use the library to its full potential on your iPad. 1. Appify it! Set LibraryConnect
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What Has the Library Done for You Lately?

By Elaine Settergren, Online Librarian 2012 was so much fun! The Globe University Online Librarians, Elaine Settergren and Alyssa Novak, had a great year helping connect students to the research they needed to succeed in school. Some of the highlights for us were: creating and revising instructional videos, answering questions from students and faculty, and
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Sharpen your Research Skills

Do you ever feel overwhelmed when assigned a research paper or project? Not sure where to start?  Get started at the Online Library! The Online Library has new and improved research guides designed to help you with all aspects of tackling your assignments.   The Research Guides tab of the Online Library is where you’ll
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