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Tell Me About Your Previous Library Instruction
I have never had library instruction before.: 4 votes (12.9%)
I have attended one or two library instruction sessions.: 22 votes (70.97%)
I am pretty sure I could teach a library instruction session at this point.: 5 votes (16.13%)
Total Votes: 31
By the end of this session, you will be able to:
Identify information needs
Identify research challenges
Know how / where to find good search terms
Use Boolean logic & truncation
Identify appropriate databases for research topics
Find, access, and use ebooks
Find a known article
Cite sources / use RefWorks
Reserve a Collaborative Workroom
Collaborative workrooms are great for group study. Rooms are available on the second, third and fourth floors of the library. Each room has a dry erase board and a flat panel computer display.
Check your Library Account
View checkouts, due dates and fines.
Get Help from a Librarian
You can call, email or chat with a librarian when you need help with your research. There is also a web form to schedule an appointment with a librarian.
Use Electronic Resources from Off Campus (VPN)
Download the VPN to connect to online books and articles from off campus.
If our library doesn't have what you need you can get it from another library at no charge.
Use our FAQs for quick answers to your library questions.
Library Video Tour
Check out an iPad Mini from the Services Desk on the 2nd floor. The tour takes approximately 30 minutes.
Subjects: American Studies
Gardening and Horticulture
Gender and Women's Studies
Psychology and Cognitive Science
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