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LRSP 400 Heffner Fall 2009

  1. 1. Library Resources for LRSP 400: Introduction to the MBA Program Paul Boger CGPS Reference Librarian pboger
  2. 2. UMW Libraries - <ul><li>Simpson Library </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Large book and periodical collection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Internet access, Photocopiers, Printers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Open to CGPS students </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bring your EagleOne Card ID </li></ul></ul><ul><li>CGPS Stafford Library </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Small book collection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Small periodical collection </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Internet access, Photocopier, Printer </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>This is also your library card </li></ul><ul><li>If you add money to your card, it can be used for printing and photocopying charges </li></ul><ul><li>EagleOne cards can be made at the CGPS Campus </li></ul><ul><li>Ask at the CGPS Information Desk or call 540-286-8000 </li></ul>
  4. 4. Where do I begin?
  5. 5. Library Research Tools <ul><li>Library Catalog – </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Titles of Books </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Titles of Journals, Magazines and Newspapers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Searches Simpson Library, CGPS Library , and 2 online book collections </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Databases </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Articles in Journals, Magazines and Newspapers </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Company and Industry information </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Where do I begin? How do I find articles on my topic?
  7. 7. Databases – 24/7 <ul><li>Database A-Z list </li></ul><ul><li>Databases by Subject </li></ul><ul><li>Research Guides </li></ul><ul><li>Click the drop-down menu by “Research by Subject” </li></ul><ul><li>Click on “Business – CGPS” to access suggested research resources </li></ul><ul><li>Click the “GO” button </li></ul>
  8. 8. Research Guide: Business - CGPS <ul><li>Click on the “Database” option </li></ul><ul><li>Contact Library if you need help </li></ul>
  9. 9. Research Guide: Business - CGPS <ul><li>Click on the name of a database to begin searching </li></ul>
  10. 10. Online Business Database Online access to business and management articles, company profiles, industry reports, and company financial listings
  11. 11. Can I use the databases from home? jsmith password Yes! <ul><li>You will have to log-in to the databases when off-campus </li></ul><ul><li>Contact the Library if you have access problems </li></ul>
  12. 12. Where do I begin? How do I find books on my topic?
  13. 13. Book Catalog: searching <ul><li>Book catalog will search for books at the CGPS and Simpson Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Perform a “Keyword Search” </li></ul><ul><li>Enter your keywords </li></ul><ul><li>Click “Search” </li></ul>
  14. 14. Book Catalog: results <ul><li>Both print and electronic books available </li></ul><ul><li>Call numbers indicate location </li></ul><ul><li>NetLibrary – online book </li></ul><ul><li>Library of Congress - print book </li></ul>
  15. 15. Book Catalog: results <ul><li>Print book at Stafford or Simpson Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Books at Fredericksburg campus - request thru Illiad </li></ul><ul><li>Click “full” for ebooks </li></ul><ul><li>Click “items” or “copies” for print books </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>In the “Full Record”, click the “Online” link to access the book in NetLibrary </li></ul>Book catalog: online books
  17. 17. Online Books - Over 40,000 books on a variety of topics - Over 7,000 books on business and technology Both online books services are available off-campus
  18. 18. What if my materials are at the main campus Library? What if UMW doesn’t have what I need? <ul><li>Use Illiad to request materials not located at the CGPS Library </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Create an online Illiad Account </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Submit requests through Libraries’ website </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Request books, articles, dissertations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Delivered online or to the CGPS Library </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>$2 fee for articles located at Simpson Library </li></ul></ul>
  19. 19. Illiad : document delivery and interlibrary loan
  20. 20. <ul><li>Try different databases </li></ul><ul><li>Try different keywords </li></ul><ul><li>Truncation - * </li></ul><ul><li>Phrase Searching - quotation marks </li></ul><ul><li>Avoid stop words like: in, an, of, for, on, by </li></ul><ul><li>Ask Librarians for assistance </li></ul><ul><li>Writing Center </li></ul>
  21. 21. Need help? Have Questions? <ul><li>Come to the Library </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Mondays - Thursdays 1 p.m. - 9 p.m. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Fridays 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Saturdays 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Contact the Library Staff </li></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>540-286-8025 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>IM: cgpslibrary </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Set up a Research Appointment </li></ul><ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>540-286-8066 </li></ul></ul>
  22. 22. Research Appointments <ul><li>Call, email, or instant message to set-up an appointment </li></ul><ul><li>Appointments can be conducted face-to-face, via email, telephone, or instant message </li></ul><ul><li>How to use the databases, search strategies, finding full text documents, locating books, etc… </li></ul>
  23. 23. & Take A Break! Served at 5:30pm (Monday thru Thursday)