Upgrading to WorldCat Discovery in January 2018

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#SHU_Libraries  is pleased to announce that we have now completed the upgrade of our current book search platform (called Worldcat Local) to OCLC’s WorldCat Discovery!

WorldCat Discovery will help you easily find resources available @ SHU Libraries, and in libraries worldwide through a single search of WorldCat collections!

New features include:

  • improved reliability.
  • an updated, mobile-ready user interface.
  • improved searching parameters.
  • advanced search screen displays the most-used searchable fields.
  • multiple search options.

To try out our new WorldCat Discovery now, go to https://setonhall.on.worldcat.org

Learn more about searching with Discovery at

In January, find it under the Book tab on the library home page https://library.shu.edu/library

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Library Hours for Thanksgiving Recess

#SHU_Libraries Hours for the Thanksgiving Recess:

Tuesday, November 21st  8am-midnight
Closed Wednesday, November 22nd – Saturday, November 25th

The library re-opens Sunday, November 26th @ 12pm and stays open 24/7 until Tuesday, December 19th.

View our complete schedule of hours https://library.shu.edu/library/library-hours

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24/7 Starts November 26th – No Guest Computer Access

#SHU_Libraries will remain open 24/7

From 12p on Sunday, November 26th until 11pm Tuesday, December 19th.

During this time there will be no guest computer access.

Guest computer access resumes Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018.

View our complete hours https://library.shu.edu/library/library-hours

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Copyright Event: Cautionary Tales In Copyright

#SHU_Libraries presents “Cautionary Tales in Copyright”

Come and share exciting first-hand experiences in the complex world of copyright while sharing refreshments with your friends and colleagues.

Join Prof. Thomas Rondinella & Dr. Renee Robinson from the College of Communication & the Arts for this lively informal panel discussion.

Date: Monday, November 27th
Time: 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Location: Walsh Library Common Area (2nd  Floor)

RSVP: https://events.shu.edu/event/students-cautionary-tales-in-copyright/

Renee Robinson, PhD, is a professor of Communication in the Center for Graduate Studies. Robinson’s research involves communication in mediated environments, instructional settings, and organizational contexts.  She publishes in the areas of communication instruction and pedagogy, workplace interactions, and mobile learning. 

Professor Thomas Rondinella is a film and video producer with his own company, Catfish Studios, and is the Associate Dean of Undergraduate Students and Academic Affairs for the College of Communication and the Arts.

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