Success @ HML = Success @ ONU<br />Part 1<br />Traci Welch Moritz<br />Public Services Librarian/Assistant Professor<br />...
WELCOME to the LIBRARY<br />
What you can expect from HML<br />Knowledgeable degreed librarians on duty over 60 hours per week<br />Friendly faces read...
Librarians and support staff<br />http://www-new.onu.edu/academics/heterick_memorial_library/staff<br />
What we expect you to know<br />WorldCAT<br />1.4 billion<br />items<br />OhioLINK<br />Ca. 20,000,000<br />items<br />POL...
+ even more!<br />250 Databases<br />About 700+ print periodical subscriptions<br />10s of thousands electronic journal ti...
How am I going to remember all this?<br />
Resources<br />
Libraries at ONU<br />Heterick Memorial Library<br />Undergraduate Library, accessible to all<br /><ul><li>Taggert Law Lib...
Library for Law school, accessible to all</li></li></ul><li>POLAR<br />Think of the call number as the street address of t...
Course Reserves<br />
Course Reserves<br />
Research Tools<br />Catalogs – for locating books, maps, musical scores, govt. documents, etc.<br />Databases – usually fo...
CATALOGS<br />POLAR  -- Accessing items located at HML (physical and electronic) as well as Law Library<br />OhioLINK  -- ...
Find a Book  -- POLAR<br />Click on Search POLAR link at the home page of the library<br />
Find a Book  -- POLAR<br />1. Keyword Search<br /><ul><li>Looks in several locations (usually subject, article title, abst...
Does not require an exact match
Generates comparatively large number of hits (not precise)
Good if you are not familiar with terminology</li></li></ul><li>Find a Book  -- POLAR<br />Click on Basic (keyword) Tab<br />
Find a Book  -- POLAR<br />
Find a Book  -- POLAR<br />E-books<br />
Find a Book  -- OhioLINK<br />Materials owned by all Ohio colleges, universities, several public libraries<br />Link from ...
Find a Book  -- OhioLINK<br />
Find a Book  -- ILL<br />
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TREX 1001 Library Orientation

  1. 1. Success @ HML = Success @ ONU<br />Part 1<br />Traci Welch Moritz<br />Public Services Librarian/Assistant Professor<br />Heterick Memorial Library<br />
  2. 2. WELCOME to the LIBRARY<br />
  3. 3. What you can expect from HML<br />Knowledgeable degreed librarians on duty over 60 hours per week<br />Friendly faces ready to help 101.5 hours per week<br />Access to the resources you need both on and off campus<br />Resources available in a timely manner<br />
  4. 4. Librarians and support staff<br />http://www-new.onu.edu/academics/heterick_memorial_library/staff<br />
  5. 5. What we expect you to know<br />WorldCAT<br />1.4 billion<br />items<br />OhioLINK<br />Ca. 20,000,000<br />items<br />POLAR<br />Ca. 400,000<br />items<br />
  6. 6. + even more!<br />250 Databases<br />About 700+ print periodical subscriptions<br />10s of thousands electronic journal titles<br />Juvenile collection<br />Audiovisuals – physical and streaming<br />
  7. 7. How am I going to remember all this?<br />
  8. 8. Resources<br />
  9. 9. Libraries at ONU<br />Heterick Memorial Library<br />Undergraduate Library, accessible to all<br /><ul><li>Taggert Law Library
  10. 10. Library for Law school, accessible to all</li></li></ul><li>POLAR<br />Think of the call number as the street address of the book on the library shelves<br />
  11. 11. Course Reserves<br />
  12. 12. Course Reserves<br />
  13. 13. Research Tools<br />Catalogs – for locating books, maps, musical scores, govt. documents, etc.<br />Databases – usually for locating periodical and newspaper articles, but may cover other materials as well<br />
  14. 14. CATALOGS<br />POLAR -- Accessing items located at HML (physical and electronic) as well as Law Library<br />OhioLINK -- Next Step if you can’t find what you want in the HML collection<br />ILL -- option of last resort<br />
  15. 15. Find a Book -- POLAR<br />Click on Search POLAR link at the home page of the library<br />
  16. 16. Find a Book -- POLAR<br />1. Keyword Search<br /><ul><li>Looks in several locations (usually subject, article title, abstracts or contents)
  17. 17. Does not require an exact match
  18. 18. Generates comparatively large number of hits (not precise)
  19. 19. Good if you are not familiar with terminology</li></li></ul><li>Find a Book -- POLAR<br />Click on Basic (keyword) Tab<br />
  20. 20. Find a Book -- POLAR<br />
  21. 21. Find a Book -- POLAR<br />E-books<br />
  22. 22. Find a Book -- OhioLINK<br />Materials owned by all Ohio colleges, universities, several public libraries<br />Link from POLAR permits you to submit requests<br />Most requests arrive in 2-3 working days<br />No charge <br />Only 25 requests at a time<br />May keep up to 84 days<br />
  23. 23. Find a Book -- OhioLINK<br />
  24. 24. Find a Book -- ILL<br />
  25. 25. QUESTIONS?<br />Ask at the Reference Desk<br />Phone the Reference Desk – 2185<br />Contact us by E-mail (Contact Us on library web pages)<br />Use Chat Help feature or the IM<br />IM feature<br />

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