Category: This Week in Reference

Design Conferences, DePaul Yearbooks, and the Dry Cleaning Industry

Welcome back to This Week in Reference! Here are some of the more intriguing topics that our Reference Librarians helped students and faculty research recently. Consequentialist ethics and bankruptcy in business Patient-centered nursing care for African American patients Locating conferences in the areas of design, design thinking, and human-computer interaction

This Week in Reference: E-Commerce, Ancient Dance, and the Great Chicago Fire

E-Commerce, Ancient Dance, and the Great Chicago Fire of 1871 As the temperature outside begins to drop, library research is heating up! We’ve been getting a wide variety of interesting research questions at the library this month.  Some of the topics that our Research Librarians and Peer Research Tutors helped

Instagram Influencers, Racial Profiling in Airports & Universal Healthcare

Does winter have you feeling blue? Here’s your reminder that spring is right around the corner! At the Research Help Desk, we’ve been shaking off the winter blues by helping our patrons with their enlightening research questions. Here’s a look at some of the research topics that came across the