Great Resources at B.D. Owen’s Library

Libraries often have an overwhelming and intimidating connotation to them, but that is not the case at B.D. Owens Library. There, you can find exactly what you need, and if they don’t have it they can probably get it for you.

Digital Rights Management

DRM, or Digital Rights Management, is literally everywhere on a computer. Microsoft products like Windows and Office require a license key for activation. The most common place to find DRM materials is in your music or video folder.

If you’re not a morning person..

We have all been there, struggling to rise early in the morning, longing to stay wrapped in a warm cocoon of blankets and covers, wishing for a mere five more minutes. However those things cannot be. We must rise, wipe the sleep out from our eyes, and face the day with courage! That is the [more…]

Do you Flip?

Flip video cameras (Flip Cams) have become all the rage lately in the world of technology especially among college students. If you happen to live under your textbooks and have no idea what a Flip Cam is, allow me to fill you in. A Flip Cam is an extremely simple point-and-shoot digital video recorder that [more…]

Services at the B.D. Owens Library

Unfortunately, many students are unaware of the vast majority of services provided by the B.D. Owens Library.  So many services are provided that students can use to save time, money, and a lot of frustration. To begin, there is a vast movie collection at the back of the first floor that goes largely unnoticed. People [more…]

TV on my computer?

Miss your favorite TV show because of your busy college career? You may want to look into watching TV on your Northwest-provided laptop. The easiest way to watch that favorite TV show is to go to the network’s website. Most TV networks stream their most recent episodes the day after the episode airs on TV.