What three words or phrases come to mind when you hear the word library? Reading computers research stories
Today we are going to show you some of the areas and functions of the Clayton State library physical spaces and virtual spaces that provide help to you.
If your professor places items on reserve for a class, you will pick them up at the circ. Desk (overnight, 2 hour library use, or sometimes 7 day ) Non book items have call numbers that you give to the circ desk attendant to pull for you.
Our 4 areas of items that you can check out for 28 days and 1 renewal if someone has not requested.
Periodicals – a fancy word for magazines, journals, newspapers (comes out daily, weekly, monthly, PERIODICALLY )
Items to be used ONLY in the LIBRARY. You can make copies of important pages in our copier room.
Fayette County has a campus. Did you know this? You can request items to be sent to that campus from the main campus. In addition, our other services such as Gil Express, ILL, book chapter and article delivery are also available.
Where can you return materials to the library?
Getting assistance: in person at the reference desk, email, chatting, calling, requesting an appointment
A library account PIN is important so that you can see what books you have checked out, renew books that are NOT overdue, check for any library fines, and get the GALILEO password as an alternative method to get off campus access.
Closer look at the login box!
Get started at home on your research!
Always start at the library home page! http://www.clayton.edu/library
LibGuides are resource tools to help you get organized in approaching topics, research, or special events!You may find a LibGuide about your major, general interest topics, or specialized areas such as searching for health statistics!
Here are some examples of ways to search! Don’t forget to use the TAGS search!
You can make a suggestion of a topic that would help you in your research!
Please remember to be courteous to others and follow these policies!
At the next time we meet, we will explore these areas to help you in your current class assignments!
Here is the link to your assignment!
Mullen: Fall 2010
About Your Library Identify physical and virtual areas and functions of the libraryAbout Your Library is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 United States License.
Clayton State University Archives Houses documentsabout the history ofClayton State University! Includes items such asphotographs, uniforms,mascots, university correspondenceand programs.
Libraries love to share!GIL Express Interlibrary Loan Request books Request from USG electronic copy of universities an article Request books from libraries worldwide
Library Computers and Laptop Computers Access the Internet, do research, email, log in to the SWAN, DUCK, or Ga.View. Send your documents to SMARTPRINT. You will need your laptop to create or edit your documents and do advanced printing.
Hosted ServicesFor convenience, other campusservices have locations in the library.
Start your research with a LibGuide! Browse by topicBrowsebySubjector Major Browse by keyword or tag
What are some subjects covered inLibGuides? Our subjects continue to grow! Suggest a topic!
Respect for other students! In the Library------ Before you enter the library, please silence your cell phone! Take your phone calls to the library lobby, outside, or to the University Center! Please ---No Food in the Library! Covered water is allowed! Respect quiet areas in the Library! Protect library materials in your care!
Still to Come…..Finding books!Finding articles!Evaluating internet resources!Citing your sources!
Finding BooksFinding Books (and other formats)