Learning Commons, Henry E. Eccles Library

Henry E. Eccles Library

Housed in the newly renovated Hewitt Learning Commons, the Henry E. Eccles Library is a learning, outcomes-focused organization that leverages state-of-the-art facilities and cooperation with other key offices and departments including Information Resources and the Writing Center to provide the optimum support to our customers.

Students using computers in the learning commons

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Reading Room

The purpose of the Reading Room is to provide the U.S. Naval War College community with quick, easy access to additional information about readings recommended by guest speakers.

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Introduction to Databases

How to find, select, and use our Library database. These introductory notes will help you get started with online research at U.S. Naval War College Library.

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Understanding Basic Summon Searching

This is an introduction to using the Summon Power Search, basic keywords searches, personal user account setup in RefWorks, and requesting an Interlibrary Loan.

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Establishing a Personal RefWorks Account

ProQuest RefWorks will keep folders in a digital platform to manage your bibliography citations. Learn how to establish a personal user account and use the platform.

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EBSCO Journal Databases

The EBSCO Journal Databases collectively offer a wide range of full text journal articles, analysis, reports, and news to support your research.

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Faculty Publications: Brenda L. Connors and Others

“Movement Pattern Analysis (MPA): Decoding Individual Differences in Embodied Decision Making,” Chap 11 in SAGE Handbook of Personality and Individual Differences, vol. 1

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Learning Commons Contact Info, Hours, and More

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Library Reference Desk

GovDoc_Image.JPG This library is a congressionally designated depository for U.S. Government documents. Public access to the government documents collection is guaranteed by public law.

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Hewitt Hall
686 Cushing Rd, Newport RI 02841

Staffed M-F 0730-1630
Closed Federal Holidays