Graduate Research Library
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Ebrary subscription expanded to over 115,000 ebooks!
Pacifica now subscribes to the ebrary Academic Complete database, which contains over 115,000 full text ebooks from various academic disciplines. See this FAQ for help using ebrary.
New Ebrary Ebooks Available
The library has updated its catalog to contain records for and links to over 50 recent ebook additions from our ebrary subscription. For more tips on searching for and retrieving ebooks, please see the FAQs on ebooks and ebrary.
New Gale Reference Ebooks Available
These reference ebooks are now available to current students, faculty, and staff for unlimited use:
A Companion to African American Literature
A Companion to Buddhist Philosophy
A Companion to Latin American Literature and Culture
Counseling LGBTI Clients
Dream Science: exploring the forms of consciousness
Elements of Library Research
Encyclopedia of Philosophy and the Social Sciences
Encyclopedia of the History of Psychological Theories
Encyclopedia of the Mind
Encyclopedia of Trauma: an interdisciplinary guide
Experiential Approach for Developing Multicultural Counseling Competence
Gods of Olympus: a history
Handbook of Community Practice
Heaven, Hell, and the Afterlife: eternity in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Sounds of Resistance: the role of music in multicultural activism
Varieties of Magical Experience: indigenous, medieval, and modern magic
Library catalog now has responsive web design
The library catalog will now automatically fit and resize itself to the screen size of your web-accessible device, whether that be a standard computer monitor, iPhone, iPad, Android device, or other type of tablet or cell phone.
Library catalog now has access to over 10,800 ebooks
The library has updated its catalog to contain records for and links to our ebooks from ABC-CLIO, ebrary, EBSCO, PEP Archive, and PsycBOOKS. For more tips on searching for and retrieving ebooks, please see the FAQs on ebooks, ebrary, and EBSCO search tutorials.
Psychotherapy Research journal now available online
The peer-reviewed journal Psychotherapy Research, published by Taylor & Francis, is now available online to current Pacifica students, faculty, and staff from volume 1 issue 1 (1991) to current. It is accessible from our Journals & Ebooks Directory but is also indexed (thus searchable) from the PsycINFO database.
Jung Collected Works Available Online!
All 20 volumes of C.G. Jung's Collected Works are now available as an ebook to Pacifica students, faculty, and staff through the EBSCO eBook Collection. Alumni can now access it through the Alumni version of the EBSCO Collected Works eBook.
Access is unlimited and sections can be downloaded and printed out repeatedly. Records for each volume of the Collected Works in the Library catalog contain links to the corresponding ebook volume, and there is also a link to the entire Collected Works in the Journals & Ebooks Directory. To assist you with navigating through the ebook version of the Collected Works, Mark Kelly, Lead Reference Services Librarian, created a library guide for it (links are to the version for students, faculty, and staff).
For more information on using the EBSCO interface, see the EBSCO eBooks user guides and Reading an eBook on EBSCO interfaces guide.
For older announcements, see the library's news page.
Graduate Research Library
249 Lambert Road
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(805) 969-3626 x115