Librarians and Circ staffhttp://www-new.onu.edu/academics/heterick_memorial_library/staffProfessor BarilProfessorDonleyMs. KobielaProfessorLogsdonProfessorMoritz
• Knowledgeable degreed librarians onduty over 60 hours per week• Friendly faces ready to help 101.5 hoursper week• Access to the resources you need bothon and off campus• Resources available in a timely mannerWhat you can expect from HML
THE LIBRARIES OF ONU• HeterickMemorialLibraryTaggert Law Library
ONU ID is your library cardRemember toalways use all11 digits!
Library Lingo• Circulation -- department in the front of the library• Circ desk -- desk where you check out materials• Check out -- use library card to prepare items so youmay use them• Library card -- your university ID is your library card• Due dates -- date you must return or renew items by• Renew -- act used to keep items longer• Fines -- money you must pay if you failto return or renew items by thestamped due date• Reference -- dept where youreceive help with your libraryquestions.
• Building• Resources (print or online)• Services• Staff• PATRONSELEMENTS OF THE LIBRARY
LIBRARY TOUR• The library is divided into three areas.• First floor – public services, circulation/reference desks, reference collection,computer labs, current periodicals,microforms, newspapers & new booksroom.• In general, this is a high-traffic area andnot conducive to concentrated study.
FIRST FLOOR•Materials check out and returns•Course Holds/OhioLINK/ Interlibrary loans•Audiovisual materialsYour ID is needed to borrowmaterials.
FIRST FLOORComputer Labs (2) with 8 and 24 PC’sAnd a multi-media projector.
As an ONU student, you receive $30.00 infree printing each academic year.Each time you log into the universitynetwork and print, money is deducted.If you use more than $30.00, the numberwill simply go to the negative and theamount will be charged to your universityaccount by the end of the year.Printing at theLibrary
Saving documents, etc• Must log-in each time you want to use the catalogs inthe library with your user name and password• You may save documents to a jump drive or the H:drive
LIBRARY TOUR• Second floor – Classrooms,Communication Skills Center, olderperiodicals, open study tables, groupstudy carrels, 1-2 person studycarrels.• The second floor is meant forstudying and periodicals use.
SECOND FLOORhttp://www.onu.edu/admin-offices/cscCommunication Skills Center
SECOND FLOOROpen seating on northend of second floor
One of twoSeminar roomsFour 4-6 personstudy carrels
SECOND FLOOR/THIRD FLOOR1-2 person study carrelsagainst east and west walls
LIBRARY TOUR• Third floor – Book collection, 1-2person• study carrels, seating in book stacks,lounge• areas.• This is probably the quietest part ofthe library.
Students can usetheir laptopsthroughout thelibrary.
Catalogs – for locating books, maps,musical scores, govt. documents, etc.Databases – usually forlocating periodical and newspaperarticles, but may coverother materials as wellResearch Tools
Materials commonly listed in catalogs:• Books (including juvenile literature)• Maps• Music Scores• Audiovisual materials (movies on DVD)• Government documents• Increasingly links to resources onthe InternetNot newspaper and magazinearticlesCatalog Content
ResearchThree basic ways to beginresearch1. Catalog for backgroundbooks, etc.2. Database search on topic3. Specific title search forarticle
Section 1: Find a BookPOLAR:Name of our library catalog
•Displays booksavailable atHeterick and Lawlibraries•ONU ID is yourlibrary card at bothHML and Taggert•Displays booksavailableelectronically•Books with duedate can berequested throughOhioLINK, thelibrary consortiumFind a book
Arrangedon thirdfloor (stacks)DeweydecimalorderFind a book
Find an article• Periodical means thesame as MagazineUsually magazines aremore “popular”• JournalsScholarly or ProfessionalPeer reviewed
Find an articleOften tools for locating journal andnewspaper articlesMost are subject-specific – some multi-disciplinaryMany give access to full text of articlesHeterick has 200+Available from Heterick home pageGeneral Databases include AcademicSearch Complete and JSTORSubject Specific databases indexscholarly journal articles from academicjournals devoted to a certain discipline.
General DatabaseScholarly journals,peer reviewed articles