Day: November 4, 2010

Faculty Publications 80,000 Downloads and Counting

DePaul’s institutional repository, Via Sapientiae, saw astonishing growth this quarter. During the three months starting in August, Via had a whopping 80,000 document downloads. The most downloaded document, Integrating Ethics Across Disciplines: The McDonald’s Case and Poverty Alleviation, authored by Dr. Laura Hartman, Dr. Regina Wolfe and Dr. Patricia Werhane,

Partnership with the Center for Latino Research

DePaul University Libraries’ Special Collections & Archives recently partnered with the Center for Latino Research (CLR) in the acquisition of  two collections that are instrumental to telling the Puerto Rican experience. Both collections include valuable materials and interviews that were donated to CLR and have been deposited into Special Collections

New & Upgraded E-Resources

Credo Reference is a full-text online collection of reference books including dictionaries, encyclopedias, quotation books and biographies. DePaul’s subscription to Credo Reference has been recently upgraded from 100 e-reference books to approximately 500 titles in an effort to increase online access to basic reference information. To find Credo Reference, search

New in the Library’s Administration

Megan Bernal is the Library’s Associate Director for Library Information and Discovery Systems, an area of responsibility covering the Library’s many information systems such as the catalog and integrated library management system Voyager, the institutional repository Via powered by Bepress, and digital library platform ContentDM.  She also strategizes innovative ways