Belk Library and Information Commons Tour


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Belk Library and Information Commons Tour

  1. 1. A tour
  2. 2. The building was dedicated in 2005 The library is open 24/5 Sunday opens 12:30pm - Friday closing 9pm
  3. 3. <ul><li>The atrium is open for 24 hours with use of your AppCard </li></ul><ul><li>The Wired Scholar coffee shop has great drinks, snacks and computers </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>A large auditorium (Rm 114) is located just off the atrium. Some classes and special events are held here. </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>Fireplace area with browsing collection and newspapers </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>The main desk directly facing the entrance is usually staffed by a librarian. </li></ul><ul><li>The reference collection is to the rear of the floor. Reference items cannot be checked out. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The circulation desk has numerous functions:
  8. 8. <ul><li>Check out materials </li></ul><ul><li>Check out print reserves </li></ul><ul><li>Self-checkout is also available nearby. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>Check out study room keys </li></ul><ul><li>Check out laptops </li></ul><ul><li>Lost and Found </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>Use your AppCard to check out materials. </li></ul><ul><li>Renew at the circulation desk or online through the library catalog. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Wireless access throughout building </li></ul><ul><li>Print from any computer to any printer in the building </li></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Use ANY name or password you desire: </li></ul><ul><li>It is to recognize and release your print job only. </li></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>Use your Express Account to print OR purchase a print card here. </li></ul><ul><li>B & W =.03 ¢ </li></ul><ul><li>Color= .50 ¢ </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Add cash to your Express Account with our convenient machines. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>Scanners are located on main floor and lower level </li></ul><ul><li>Photocopiers located on lower level </li></ul><ul><li>Mediated fax service available-lower level </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>The IMC supports the Teacher Preparation and School Media Specialist Programs of the Reich College of Education. </li></ul><ul><li>It contains instructional materials and children’s books. </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Bound periodicals </li></ul><ul><li>Map collection </li></ul><ul><li>Movie collection </li></ul><ul><li>Government Documents </li></ul><ul><li>Help Desk </li></ul>
  18. 18. <ul><li>The University Writing Center: </li></ul><ul><li>Both drop-in and scheduled help with your written projects. Chat-based assistance also available from home page: </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  19. 19. <ul><li>First Floor Main Stacks: </li></ul><ul><li>Call numbers A-J </li></ul><ul><li>Second Floor Main Stacks: </li></ul><ul><li>Call numbers K-Z </li></ul>
  20. 20. <ul><li>Music library is on the 2 nd floor of the Hayes School of Music building </li></ul>
  21. 21. <ul><li>Group study rooms are located on several floors and must be reserved. </li></ul><ul><li>Some are equipped with multimedia equipment </li></ul><ul><li>or used for viewing video. </li></ul><ul><li>We even have international TV! </li></ul>
  22. 22. <ul><li>Located on the third floor (Rm 355), the Digital Media Studio can help you with any digital project. </li></ul><ul><li>Cameras and video-cameras may be checked out here. </li></ul>
  23. 23. <ul><li>Shhhhh! </li></ul><ul><li>The 3rd floor is considered the quiet floor. </li></ul><ul><li>No cell </li></ul><ul><li>phone </li></ul><ul><li>zone </li></ul>
  24. 24. <ul><li>Rhinehart Collection </li></ul><ul><li>(Open Wednesdays from 1-4pm) </li></ul><ul><li>Appalachian Collection & University Archives: open to public </li></ul><ul><li>Quiet study & NO Food </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>Ask questions where you see this sign. </li></ul>Music by SoLaRiS; Sufi Qawwali Produced by L. Ochoa 2/2010; Updated 1/2011 by J. Morris.