Help Orientation Handout July2009 R

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Help Orientation Handout July2009 R

  1. 1. Welcome to Gill Library Library Home Page http://www2.cnr.edu/home/library is the web address Library Hours for the Gill Library Home Page. We have organized the first part of the library home page under four headings: Monday – Thursday “About Gill,” “Resources,” “Services,” and “Need Help.” 9:00am – 11:00pm Friday Reference Services 9:00am – 5:00pm The Gill Library Reference Librarians are available at Saturday the Reference Desk during all hours that the Library is 10:00am – 6:00pm open. If you wish to ask a reference question online, click “Ask a Librarian” under “Need Help.” If you wish to schedule a “Hands-on Help” tutorial with a librarian for Sunday individual instruction, click “Hands on Help” under 1:00pm – 11:00pm “Services.” Workshops Gill Library Contacts The Library offers a number of workshops on various research topics. To view a list of upcoming workshops, Circulation Desk and to register to attend them, click “Workshops” (914) 654-5340 under “Services.” Reference Desk (914) 654-5342 Interlibrary Loan (914) 654-5491 Dean of the Library (914) 654-5345
  2. 2. Books and Media To find books and media (DVDs, Videos, Cassettes) owned by Gill Library, click “Books and Media” under “Resources.” Books at the branch campus libraries can be sent to the main campus through Intercampus Loan. Journal Articles To find journal articles, click “Articles and Journals” listed under “Resources.” Choose the database you wish to use to find journal articles on your specific subject. Ask the reference librarian if you need assistance in choosing which database to search. Or, you can search all of the library’s resources using “Quick Search” (in the middle section of the library home page). Interlibrary Loan Students, faculty, and staff who wish to obtain books not owned by Gill Library or photocopies of journal articles not held by Gill Library can obtain them using the ILLiad Interlibrary Loan system. To access the ILLiad system, click “ILLiad” under “Services.” RefWorks If you need help creating a bibliography or managing your research you can use “RefWorks.” To access Refworks, click “RefWorks” under “Resources.” For those not familiar with RefWorks, it is highly recommended that you register and attend the “Intro to RefWorks” workshop. Search Other Libraries To find books not owned by Gill Library, use “WorldCat” (located in the lower right corner of the library home page under “Search Other Libraries”).

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