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  • 1. Success @ HML = Success @ ONU
    Traci Welch Moritz
    Public Services Librarian/Assistant Professor
    Heterick Memorial Library
  • 2. Welcome to the Library
  • 3. What you can expect from HML
    • Knowledgeable degreed librarians on duty over 60 hours per week
    • 4. Friendly faces ready to help 101.5 hours per week
    • 5. Access to the resources you need both on and off campus
    • 6. Resources available in a timely manner
  • Librarians and support staff
  • 7. What we expect you to know
    1.4 billion
    Ca. 20,000,000
    Ca. 400,000
  • 8. + even more!
    215 Databases
    821 print periodical subscriptions
    Ca. 10,000 online journals
    Juvenile collection
    Audiovisuals – physical and streaming
  • 9. How am I suppose to remember all this stuff?
  • 10. Libraries at ONU
    • Heterick Memorial Library
    • 11. Undergraduate Library, accessible to all
    • 12. Taggert Law Library
    • 13. Library for Law school, accessible to all
  • ONU ID is Library card
    Eva Maglott
    Eva Maglott
    Please use all digits in your student ID number.
  • 14. Research Strategy
    • Start big doing background reading
    • 15. Narrow your topic for a more focused product
    • 16. Research narrowed topic using subject specific databases
    • 17. Keep track of bibliographic citations to avoid trouble down the road.
  • Research Tools
    Catalogs – for locating books, maps, musical scores, govt. documents, etc.
    Databases – usually for locating periodical and newspaper articles, but may cover other materials as well
  • 18. What about the Internet?
  • 19. What about the Internet?
    Google Scholar
    ONU buys
    Google asks
    to link to
    Note: If working off
    campus user sees
    only citation to
    articles not full text
    Google to
    link to full-text
    Run Google Scholar
    ONU user sees
    licensed full-text
  • 20. CATALOGS
    • POLAR -- Accessing items located at HML (physical and electronic) as well as Law Library
    • 21. OhioLINK -- Next Step if you can’t find what you want in the HML collection
    • 22. ILL -- option of last resort
  • 23. Find a Book -- POLAR
    Click on Search POLAR link at the home page of the library
  • 24. Find a Book -- POLAR
    1. Keyword Search
    • Looks in several locations (usually subject, article title, abstracts or contents)
    • 25. Does not require an exact match
    • 26. Generates comparatively large number of hits (not precise)
    • 27. Good if you are not familiar with terminology
  • Find a Book -- POLAR
    Click on Basic (keyword) Tab
  • 28. Find a Book -- POLAR
  • 29. Find a Book -- POLAR
  • 30. Public terminal on
    third floor
  • 31. Find a Book -- OhioLINK
    Materials owned by all Ohio colleges, universities, several public libraries
    Link from POLAR permits you to submit requests
    Most requests arrive in 2-3 working days
    No charge
    Only 25 requests at a time
    May keep up to 84 days
  • 32. Find a Book -- OhioLINK
  • 33. Find a Book -- OhioLINK
  • 34. Bibliographic Citation Software
  • 35. Find an Article
    • Often tools for locating journal and newspaper articles
    • 36. Most are subject-specific, some multi-disciplinary
    • 37. Many give access to full text of articles
    • 38. Heterick has 200+
    • 39. Available from Heterick home page
  • 27
    Find an Article
    • Academic Search Complete
    • 40. Lexis-Nexis
    • 41. Opposing Viewpoints
  • Find an Article
    • Periodical means the same as Magazine
    Usually magazines are more “popular”
    • Journals
    Scholarly or Professional
    Peer reviewed
  • 42. Find an Article
    Click on “Periodical Articles”
  • 43. Find an Article
  • 44. Find an Article
  • 45. Some articles available full-text html or pdf
    Find an Article
  • 46. Find an Article
    What if it’s not available PDF or HTML?
    Always hit the “find it” icon and see what happens next.
  • 47.
    • It may have to be requested
    Find an Article
  • 48. Find an Article
    It may be available Full text from OhioLINK or another database
  • 49. Find an Article
    And could be available in print
  • 50. Find an Article
    Reserve means the periodical/journal is held at the front desk.
    Current means the issue is new and is available on the open shelves beside the computer lab.
    All others are upstairs and arranged alphabetically by title.
    Bound means it’s out of the building
    Arrived means it’s on the open shelves
    Expected means it’s not here yet
  • 51. Lexis-Nexis
  • 52. Lexis-Nexis
    Use the “Power Search” option
  • 53. Opposing Viewpoints
  • 54. Opposing Viewpoints
  • 55. Help/Instruction
  • 56. QUESTIONS?
    Ask at the Reference Desk
    Phone the Reference Desk – 2185
    Contact us by E-mail
    Use Chat Help feature or the IM on the Help page