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    Looking for a research topic? Try CQ Researcher database!

    CQ Researcher provides coverage of the most important issues of the day, written by experienced journalists, footnoted and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research. Graphics, photos and short "sidebar" features round out the reports. Shorter "Hot Topics" articles provide a solid introduction to subjects most in demand by students.

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    Need assistance conducting research? Our guide can help!

    Use the handy Research Strategies research guide to help you create your research question, use the library databases, and get that paper done!

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    Bring the family to Family Literacy Night!

    Wednesday, April 24th


    Brooks Library, Room 288

    Families are welcome to drop in to this reading event provided by the Center for Diversity and Social Justice and the CWU department of Early Children Education. Refreshments and free books provided.

  • Lion Rock Visiting Writers Series: Kristiana Kahakauwila 4/23

    Tuesday, April 23th

    Craft Talk 12-1 p.m
    Book Reading/Signing 6-7:30 p.m.

    Brooks Library, Student Commons (2nd floor)

    Kristiana Kahakauwila is a hapa writer of Kanaka Maoli (Native Hawaiian), German, and Norwegian descent. Her first book, This is Paradise: Stories (Hogarth, 2013), was named a 2013 Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. Currently, at work on a historical novel set on the island of Maui, she has published excerpts and essays in Kartika Review, Red Ink, Mistake House, and GEO Magazine, among others. Kristiana earned a BA in Comparative Literature from Princeton University and an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Michigan.

  • Summer Registration is Approaching

    Interested in taking an online summer course focused on sharpening your research skills? Consider taking LIS 110 - Research Fundamentals (1 credit). A sample syllabus can be found here: 

    Summer registration begins Mon, Apr 29th!

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