News and Updates From the Hoffman Family Library
Welcome to the fall semester and the new academic year! We've been busy here at the library getting ready for new students, new faculty, and new challenges. Below you'll find news, information, updates, general tips, and more.
Thank you for taking the time to read!
APA 7 Releases in October
The new Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Seventh Edition will be officially released by the APA this October! This will affect how your students write and cite, and there will be a period of adjustment as we all adapt to the changes in the style. Among those changes:
Check out the introduction, with a summary of the changes, here: https://apastyle.apa.org/manual/publication-manual-7th-edition-introduction.pdf
Librarians are here to help! Please let us know how we can support you and your students as we move to APA 7.
Welcome to our newest librarian, Andrea True! Andrea started with us over the summer, and we're delighted to have her.
"Hi! My name is Andrea True and I am the new Technical Services Librarian. I serve as a liaison for the School of Social and Educational Sciences/General Education and the School of Business, Management, and Advanced Manufacturing. I’m passionate about writing, and helping students conduct research. When I’m not at the library you can find me out hiking in the woods, playing bassoon, or reading a good book (surprise, surprise)!"
PowerNotes is a powerful browser extension for Chrome that allows students to save, categorize, and organize material as they research. All Goodwin College students now have access to the full version of PowerNotes, which can:
All library computers now have PowerNotes installed as a Chrome extension.