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  1. 1. Welcome toThe Jennings Library Online OrientationSpring Semester 2012
  2. 2. Library ServicesAnd Resources Available For The Online Student
  4. 4. CALCAT at The Jennings Library
  5. 5. CALCAT• Jennings Library Online Catalog of available materials• For some books it provides a review• Search the areas using: Title Author Subject Series Periodical Title
  6. 6. How does one find books here? Our books are arranged according to the Library of Congress Classification System. Finding books using LC call numbers
  7. 7. My Library Account How do I access my account in CALCAT to see what books I have out, renew my books, place holds and view details of my account?• In CALCAT, select the My Account tab at the top of the page.• You will be prompted to enter a User ID which is the barcode located on the back of your student ID card, and a PIN which is the last 6 digits of the same barcode.• You may also access your CALCAT account using your student ID number from the front of your ID card in the alternate ID box, and the last 6 digits of the barcode on the back of your student ID card as the PIN number.
  8. 8. What If I Need Books or Journal Articles The Jennings Library Does Not Own? Interlibrary Loan Reciprocal BorrowingJERSEYCAT or WORLDCAT VALE
  9. 9. • This service allows you to search for books available in NJ libraries. You can request them via Interlibrary loan.• This service can also be used to see if your local library has the material, you can then check it out yourself.
  10. 10. World CatNot just American libraries!You can find materialsworld-wide and requestthem via ILL. Be aware of time!If distant libraries own it, it will take longer for the material to arrive. Allow 2-4 weeks for book requests.
  11. 11. Vale Reciprocal Borrowing• Students can borrow directly from participating academic libraries.• Student must obtain an application form from the Jennings Library circulation desk.• A list of participating libraries is available at the circulation desk and on the library Website.
  12. 12. How Do I Know If The Library Owns A Particular Journal? From the Jennings Library Website : Use the Journal Locator link on the Jennings Library homepage to find out if the library owns a specific journal or if there is full-text access available in a database.
  13. 13. How Do I Find Journal Articles?• Select the Find Journal articles and more link from the library’s homepage.• Select your subject area to see a list of databases recommended for your discipline or, select a database directly from the complete Databases A-Z list.• Select a specific database and enter your search terms.• If the article you want is full-text on that database, select the full-text option.• If the article you want is not available full-text on that database, select the icon or check for full-text availability link to see if it is available in another of our databases.
  14. 14. How Do I Access the Periodical DatabasesFrom Home?
  15. 15. CALDWELL COLLEGE DATABASES LOGIN Enter your Caldwell College e-mail name and password.After inputting this information click on the "submit" button. You will have to login in only once during a search session, no matter how many databases you use. Please enter your username: jsmithED or jsmithCE Please enter your password:A1b2C3 If you have lost your login name or password, fill out the NetID Request Form (click here). Home | Campus Email | Course Search, Registration, and Billing | Search Caldwells Site
  16. 16. What If I Need Help?
  18. 18. Call The Library 973-618-3497 One Ringy Dingy… Two Ringy Dingies…A Reference Librarian Will Help You.
  19. 19. Either Way…Remember, We Are Here To Help You.