Month: July 2009

Listen to full-text articles in JSTOR and Wilson Omnifile

Listen up! 🙂
Wilson Omnifile journal database now allows you to listen to its full text articles in the html format. To listen to an article, simply open the HTML version of the article, then click the “Listen” button near the top of the page.
The JStor journal database also allows listening to its full-text PDF articles. Save the PDF file to your PC, open it with Adobe Acrobat Reader, and then from the Acrobat menu, click on View, Read Out Loud, Activate Read Out Loud. Then click on View, Read Out Loud, and select either “Read this Page Only” or “Read to End of Document.”
For more information about how to utilize these features, please contact a reference librarian.

Limited online catalog functionality July 13-15

The online catalog will be available, but have reduced functionality from Monday – Wednesday, July 13-15.
You will be able to search for books and other materials, but you will not be able to renew items or place requests, recalls, or holds during this time.
Full functionality will be returned beginning Wednesday afternoon.