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Heterick Memorial Library Tour


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  • 1. Heterick Memorial Library Your gateway to success
  • 2. ELEMENTS OF THE LIBRARY• Building• Resources (print or online) • Services• Staff• PATRONS
  • 3. Welcome to the Library
  • 4. Library is completely wireless
  • 5. LIBRARY TOUR • The library is divided into three areas. • First floor – public services, circulation/ reference desks, reference collection, computer labs, current periodicals, microforms, newspapers & new books room. • In general, this is a high-traffic area and not conducive to concentrated study.
  • 6. FIRST FLOOR •First place to go for help •Materials check out and returns•Course Reserves/OhioLINK/ Interlibrary loans •Audiovisual materials •Your ONU ID is your library card
  • 7. FIRST FLOORHouses stapler, paper cutter and hole punch as well
  • 8. FIRST FLOORMusic Media is for the useof Music Majors orstudents currently taking amusic class requiring theuse of the keyboards
  • 9. FIRST FLOORNew Books & PopularBook collection Current Periodicals Reference CollectionPopular Periodical collection •6 terminals on the 1st floor DVD browsing •2 each on 2nd and 3rd floors binders
  • 10. FIRST FLOORLibrarians on dutyMon-Fri 8-12, 1-4:30Sun 10-3:30 Chat, IM or Email help
  • 11. FIRST FLOORLarge Lab 102A with 24 computers, 2 b&w printers and a color printer
  • 12. FIRST FLOORSmall Lab 102B 8 computers and 2 b&w printers
  • 13. LIBRARY TOUR• Second floor – Classrooms, Communication Skills Center, older periodicals, open study tables, group study carrels, 1-2 person study carrels.• The second floor is meant for studying and accessing the bound periodical and juvenile literature collections
  • 14. SECOND FLOOR Communications Skills Center is a separate department housed in the library. The staffprovide assistance with compositions and presentations. Appointments are required.
  • 15. SECOND FLOOROpen seating on north end of second floor
  • 16. SECOND FLOORClassrooms and seminar roomsmust be reserved online Four 4-6 person study carrels, first come, first served
  • 17. SECOND FLOOR/THIRD FLOOR 1-2 person study carrels against east and west walls, first come, first served
  • 18. SECOND FLOOR/THIRD FLOOR Public terminal on third floor, not internet accessible Pick up phone for help
  • 19. LIBRARY TOUR• Third floor – Oversized and regular book collection, 1-2 person study carrels, seating in book stacks, lounge areas.• This is the quietest part of the library and people expect it to stay that way.
  • 21. LIBRARY TOUR• Reference help• Interlibrary loans• Course reserves• Local contentAvailable from Heterick home page
  • 22. Library policies and procedures
  • 23. POLAR • Library catalog for both Heterick and Taggert • Libraries work together to avoid duplication • All books are on the 3rd floor of Heterick • Fees and fines apply
  • 24. OhioLINK • The Ohio Library and Information Network, OhioLINK, is a consortium of 88 Ohio college and university libraries, public and school libraries and the State Library of Ohio. • Students may request items using the OhioLINK catalog and have it sent to the university of their choice. • is-ol.html
  • 25. Databases• Used mostly for locating newspaper and magazine articles• Access Controlled• Offer broad and subject-specific coverage
  • 26. Databases • Available 24/7 • Must click on “off campus access” flag Web management page will then ask for first and last name, all 11 digits of the university ID for authentication purposes. Only way to access the databases off campus. Call in the library at 419-772-2181 or contact our systems librarian Indra Canagaratna
  • 27. Off-campus AccessWeb Management Be sure to click on the “Off campus access tab” to begin
  • 28. Databases • Academic Search Premier • Lexis-Nexis • Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center • JSTOR : the Scholarly Journal Archive • Search by Subject/Discipline for subject specific databases
  • 29. Bibliographic Citation Software
  • 30. InterLibrary Loan • “Option of last resort” • Used when articles or books are not available from POLAR or OhioLINK • Articles are sent to the requesting student via pdf attachments • For books, student must come to the library • Contact Kathleen Baril at 419-772-2188 or for help or questions.
  • 31. InterLibrary Loan
  • 32. InterLibrary Loan
  • 33. Course Reserves • Occasionally professors place items on reserve for students in a particular class to access. • Usually electronic access, but some books, textbooks and dvds in the physical collection. • Electronic reserves sometimes requires log-in which would be the student’s first and last name, and all 11 digits of the university ID. • Print reserves would require students visiting the library and making copies at 10 cents per
  • 34. Course Reserves
  • 35. Instruction/Research Guides
  • 36. Research Guides
  • 37. Library Research Information
  • 38. Reference Help and Support
  • 39. Questions Library Hours Mon – Thur 8a-midnight Friday 8a – 9pMon-Fri computer labs open at 7:30a Saturday 10a-6p Sunday 10a - midnight Email Phone 419-772-2181