New LibGuides: Gay Marriage & The First Amendment

The guides are not yet accessible from the library’s website.  Your feedback is welcome!

Gay Marriage:

The First Amendment:


ALA ACRL EBSS ERCS – Library Resources for Communication Studies (LRCS) now live

ProQuest: Databases temporarily unavailable for approximately eight hours beginning Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 10 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time.

From ProQuest:

To maintain the currency and security of ProQuest platforms, the following products will be temporarily unavailable for approximately eight hours beginning Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 10 p.m. U.S. Eastern Time.

See what time this maintenance window will occur in your region

ProQuest Books (these products will be available within 5-hours of the maintenance start time):

  • Ebook Central

Research databases (and all other products listed below; 8-hour duration):

New LibGuide: STCM 10300: Introduction to Strategic Communication

I’m slowly moving my guides to the new LibGuides platform.  They’re not yet listed on the library homepage but I figure I’d share them for any feedback you have (email   Here is the new version of STCM 10300:

FirstSearch platform redesign & WorldCat

This video explains the changes made to the FirstSearch platform:

Ithaca College Library offers WorldCat via FirstSearch:  I use WorldCat to identify books the library does not own but that can be requested through Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

Changes should take effect on July 14th.