What’s New?

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New Resources:

Updated Quarterly Books CDs/DVDS



Lee Library Additions

Public Services

Research Database & Catalog Enhancements

  • LexisNexis
    • Provides full text articles from academic journals, federal and state cases and statutes, newspapers, and other law-based sources.
  • ReferenceUSA
    • Create contact lists for businesses and consumer contact information.
  • Bridgeman Art Library Database
    • Provides approximately 8,000 collections and over 29,000 artists from international galleries and museums.
  • PubMed
    • Access to more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
  • eBooks (Ebsco)
    • Access to 112,000 full text ebooks in 6 different collections.
  • Catalog Enhancements
    • Google Books linkage
    • Jacket Art for individual titles
    • Access to eBooks

Library Instruction Online

  • GoToMeeting and GoToWebinar
    • Faculty Services Library Guide
    • Provides faculty assistance for requesting and scheduling library instructional sessions in online and face-to-face formats for all distance, online, flex, and traditional classes on all Crowder College campuses.

Staff Changes

Lindsey Taggart, MLIS Public Services Librarian (417) 455-5689 lindseytaggart@crowder.edu Lindsey Taggart
Lauren Swager Library Assistant (417) 455-5606 laurenswager@crowder.edu Lauren Swager

Physical Location

AV System Includes TVs, FM Audio transmitters/recievers, and computer input. TVs
Modular Furniture New sofas, chairs, and benches. furniture
Computer Lab Additional 8 computers added. Overflow
Coffee Sitting Area Enjoy your coffee at one of the 6 new tables added in the lobby outside the library. Coffee
Satellite News and academic programming available. Sat


  • Approximately 182 items were purcahsed Fall 2012 through the HGEI and CBJT grants.
  • Intra-College Library Lending System
    • The Intra-College Library Lending System provides library material access between the Neosho, Mt. Vernon, and Cassville Crowder campuses and allows items to be requested from the Neosho campus to one of the other 2 listed campuses.