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Engineering and Society (SPRK 001-07): Welcome!

Upcoming Workshops

Writing Center

Are you ...

  • developing a thesis?
  • organizing your ideas?
  • incorporating evidence?

Visit the Writing Center for an individual consultation with a peer.




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Some places to start

The library has more than 300 databases where you can search for articles, images, audio files, videos, and more. The list of databases below is just a sampling of what's available. More library databases are available at

GOTS Academic Search Complete Tutorial

Outside Class Assignment Need VPN if completing from an off-campus location.
Academic Search Complete Tutorial

  • Complete the Academic Search Complete database tutorial.
  • You will follow the instructions on the left of the screen and, as needed, complete activities in the main screen (right).
  • To receive credit, you must complete a short quiz at the end of each tutorial.
  • When prompted at the end of the tutorial, enter your email address and your instructor’s email address.

Library Services


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Joe Ameen
Library Office: KL 267B

Searching for Books

You may find a reference to a book title from a book review or a bibliography.  Search Melvyl to see if the book is in our local collection or if you can Request through Interlibrary Loan.

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Access Library Resources from Off Campus

The VPN allows you to connect to the library's online articles and ebooks from off campus.


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