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Virtual tour

  1. 1. Virtual Tour Welcome!!!!
  2. 2. Welcome to the Rio Hondo College Library <ul><li>Located on the second floor of The Learning Resource Center (LRC) building. </li></ul><ul><li>Campus Map – Click here </li></ul>
  3. 3. Library Hours <ul><li>Spring/Fall Hours: </li></ul><ul><li>Monday - Thursday: 7:00 am - 9:00 pm </li></ul><ul><li>Friday: 7:00 am - 3:00 pm </li></ul><ul><li>Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm </li></ul><ul><li>Sunday: Closed </li></ul>
  4. 4. Reference Desk <ul><li>A librarian will always be available at the Reference Desk to assist you. </li></ul><ul><li>If you need help stop here first! </li></ul>
  5. 5. Reference Books Are located next to the Reference Desk Encyclopedias - Brief overview of a topic Dictionaries – Definitions of terms Almanacs – Facts on many subjects
  6. 6. Circulation Desk <ul><li>Located near the library entrance </li></ul><ul><li>You check in/out books here using your Rio Hondo ID card </li></ul><ul><li>Get course reserve material and text books </li></ul>
  7. 7. Periodicals Section <ul><li>Located to the left of the main entrance </li></ul><ul><li>Newspapers, Magazines and Scholarly Journals are found in this section. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Reserve a PC <ul><li>More than 40 PCs are available  by reservation  for 90-minutes at a time in the library's Computer Commons. </li></ul><ul><li>To Reserve a Computer Type your student ID and make up a 4 character or more password </li></ul><ul><li>You will be assigned to a PC for 90 min </li></ul>
  9. 9. Copy Center <ul><li>The copy center is located just past the circulation desk. </li></ul><ul><li>Purchase a print card for 1 dollar. </li></ul><ul><li>10cents a page for printing and copying </li></ul>
  10. 10. Printing <ul><li>To print a document; press print and a box will pop up. Enter in a short password and proceed to the copy center. </li></ul><ul><li>You must insert your copy card, select your print job from the list, type in your password then select “start printing. </li></ul>
  11. 11. Study Areas <ul><li>There are many study areas around the library. </li></ul><ul><li>There are also 6 group study rooms available for a two hour check out. </li></ul><ul><li>Visit the Reference Desk make a reservation. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Circulating Bookshelves <ul><li>These books can be checked out at the Circulation Desk using your student ID. </li></ul><ul><li>They are organized by letter, using The Library of Congress classification system. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Finding Books <ul><li>The library catalog is used to find books. </li></ul><ul><li>It can be searched by the book title, author, subject or keyword. </li></ul><ul><li>Please stop by the reference desk for assistance searching the library catalog. </li></ul>
  14. 14. Finding The Library’s Webpage Click on the “ Library ” link on the main homepage. Click here
  15. 15. The Library’s Webpage is a portal for many types of information: <ul><li>The Online Catalog, Library Databases, Virtual Reference Shelf </li></ul><ul><li>Subject Guides, Handouts, Tutorials and Research Help </li></ul>
  16. 16. Use Access Rio For Off-Campus Database Access Click the “Library” tab while in Access Rio
  17. 17. We Have Free WIFI <ul><li>To access the WIFI choose the Guest Rio account, this is an open access network. </li></ul><ul><li>You must click continue anyway at the certificate prompt. </li></ul><ul><li>Click the “Accept” button to get access to the internet. </li></ul><ul><li>WIFI will work with tablets, smartphones, Laptops as long as the “Accept” button is clicked to accept the terms and conditions. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Wireless Printing <ul><li>The printing website is http://vendprint880:9090 </li></ul>