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  • Texas Woman’s University Libraries Hot Tips For Library Research
  • Welcome and Introduction
    • Andy Tucker, M.L.S.
    • Telephone: 940-898-3709
    • Email: [email_address]
    • Greg Hardin, M.L.S.
    • Telephone: 940-898-3712
    • Email: [email_address]
  • About the Library
    • Web : http://www.twu.edu/library/
    • Blagg-Huey Library
    • Fall & Spring Hours
    • Mon-Thu 7:30am-12 Midnight
    • Fri 7:30am-6:00pm
    • Sat 9:00am-6:00pm
    • Sun 2:00pm-12 Midnight
    • Hours: All Campuses
    • http://www.twu.edu/library/hours/index.htm
    • Information Desk : 940-898-3701
  • Using the Library
    • Library Registration
    • https://www.twu.edu/library/circ/libservices_form.htm
    • Pioneer Card (Student ID)
    • http://www.twu.edu/o-sl/foodservice/pioneercard.html
    • Pioneer Portal Account
    • https:// portal.twu.edu/default.asp
    • TexShare Card
    • https://www.twu.edu/library/circ/library%20cards.htm
  • TWU Online Catalog
    • http://www.twu.edu/library/catalog/index.htm
    • To find both print and electronic books
    • To find both print and electronic journal holdings
    • To find audiovisual materials owned by TWU Libraries
  • Library Databases
    • To find journals articles use:
      • Databases/A-Z Title List http://www.twu.edu/library/databases/index.htm
      • Subject Guides
      • http://www.twu.edu/library/res/guides.htm
      • E-Journals by Title (Serial Solutions)
      • http://www.twu.edu/library/databases/index.htm
  • Reference Shelf
    • http://www.twu.edu/library/res/ready.htm
    • To find web links to:
      • Almanacs
      • Dictionaries
      • Statistics
      • Research Methods
      • Excepts from style manuals (APA, MLA etc.)
  • Information Literacy
    • Tutorial: http:// www.twu.edu/library/literacy/index.htm
    • 1. Recognize and articulate the need for information
    • 2. Identify and use a wide variety of information sources
    • 3. Select and use online catalogs, databases, and the internet to find and retrieve information
    • 4. Access and use information ethically and legally
    • 5. Analyze and evaluate information
  • Reference Services
    • http:// www.twu.edu/library/res/instruction.htm
    • Scheduled Library Training
    • Personalized Research Assistance
    • Tours
    • Instructional Materials
  • Other Library Services
    • Circulation
    • http:// www.twu.edu/library/circ/index.htm
    • Interlibrary Loan
    • http:// www.twu.edu/library/ill/index.htm
    • Distance Learning
    • http:// www.twu.edu/library/dl/index.htm
    • Woman’s Collection
    • http:// www.twu.edu/library/woman/index.htm
    • Children’s Collection
    • http://www.twu.edu/library/childrens.htm
  • HELP!
    • Call the Information Desk
    • 940-898-3701
    • Ask a Librarian (email)
    • http://www.twu.edu/library/ask/index.htm
    • Make an appointment
    • http://www.twu.edu/library/res/res_contact.htm