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E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website
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E-LEARN: The Evans Library Website

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An introduction to the many resources available via the Evans Library website.

An introduction to the many resources available via the Evans Library website.

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  • 1. EVANS LIBRARY collects the most frequently used services here at Evans Library.
  • 2. The ACCOUNT section lets you manage your interlibrary loan requests; view TRACKS information; view or change your Library PIN; renew materials; and review your account for any bills, check-outs, holds, bookings, requests, or library messages.
  • 3. Find useful handouts and information in the RESEARCH SUPPORT section.
  • 4. The RESOURCES section collects many high-quality information discovery tools.
  • 5. A to Z Databases: Sources of articles, reports, and abstracts. Most databases require a TRACKS username and password for off- campus access. Some databases require the TRACKS username and password for on-campus access.
  • 6. A to Z Journals: An alphabetical listing of the Evans Library's periodical titles available in print, microform, or electronic full text.
  • 7. The Academic Support Center, located in the Evans Library Pavilion, offers one-on-one tutoring, study groups, and a library of self-help materials.
  • 8. Catalog: Here you can: • Find information on the books, periodicals, government documents, and multimedia owned by the Evans Library. • Use the drop-down menu to search all fields, author, title, subject, call number, or journal title. • Advanced Searches allow publication date and format options. • Truncation symbols (* for multiple- and ? for single-character searches) and the Boolean operators and, or, and not are supported.
  • 9. Digital Collections include the Edmund Skellings Collection, which showcases and archives the lifetime contributions of the Poet Laureate of Florida, the Edwin A. and Marion Link Collection, a digital archive and searchable database of resources donated by the Link family to Evans Library, and the Florida Tech Oral History Collection.
  • 10. Government Information: A well-developed connection to federal, state, local, international, and foreign government information.
  • 11. Internet Reference Sites collects online reference resources.
  • 12. Find a listing of search engines in the Internet Search section.
  • 13. Other Library Catalogs links to world-wide library catalogs, including those of the State University System of Florida (WebLUIS), the State Library of Florida, Florida's Community College Libraries system (LINCC), and Brevard County libraries.
  • 14. Reference Sources links to a Research Guide that includes selected standard reference sources (dictionaries, encyclopedias, and manuals) and non-traditional offerings.
  • 15. RefWorks is a citation management tool that helps you keep track of your research and to print bibliographies in various citation styles.
  • 16. Search This Site allows you to search across the entire Evans Library website, except for the Library catalog.
  • 17. The Scholarship Repository provides open access portal to journal articles, theses and dissertations and other scholarly works created by Florida Tech faculty and students.
  • 18. Sites by Discipline is a collection of highly recommended sites grouped by discipline.
  • 19. Thesis Manual & Style Guide lists the standards for FIT theses and dissertations.
  • 20. http://lib.fit.edu The Services section links to academic support and network access information.
  • 21. The Academic Support Center, located in the Evans Library Pavilion, offers one-on-one tutoring, study groups, and a library of self-help materials.
  • 22. Use Ask a Librarian for research assistance via chat, text, e-mail or telephone.
  • 23. Course Reserves: Materials placed on Reserve by professors. Search by instructor's name, course number, or course name. Copy the call number before asking for the item at the Service Desk.
  • 24. Distance Learning: Find out about the many Library resources and services available to Off-Campus students, faculty, and staff.
  • 25. Use Interlibrary Loan to request items that the Library does not own.
  • 26. Need help using or finding library resources? Contact your Library Liaison for research assistance.
  • 27. Remote Access to secure areas of the Library is provided through the use of the Florida Tech TRACKS account.
  • 28. Reserve Library Rooms using your TRACKS user name and password.
  • 29. SmarThinking.com Tutoring offers online tutoring in math, writing, and other subjects.
  • 30. The Wireless Connectivity section provides information about the Evans Library's wireless network and how to register to use the campus wireless network.

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