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things you can find in a library Emily Mitchell EDU 653 October 29, 2011 15
BOOKS <ul><li>They have call numbers like HN59.2 .G56 2011 so that we can group them by subject and still have a way to fi...
Catalog <ul><li>We have a lot of books, and we can't remember all their call numbers on our own.  So we keep a catalog, wh...
Magazines <ul><li>For your reading pleasure. </li></ul>Alejandro, Hector. (2009). &quot;Magazines [Photograph].&quot;  htt...
Newspapers <ul><li>Because sometimes your roommate recycles your copy before you got a chance to read it. </li></ul>NS New...
Journals <ul><li>Because we know you can't afford to buy every journal that has articles you need for your research. </li>...
Databases <ul><li>Because it would stink to have to leaf through hard-copy journals, magazines, and newspapers looking for...
Internet Access <ul><li>So you can do research, and stuff. </li></ul>
Computers <ul><li>Because how else were you planning on researching and playing games simultaneously?  And we have word pr...
Printers <ul><li>Because sometimes it's nice to take the hard copy home with you. </li></ul>☼ zlady. (2007). &quot;New Col...
Copiers <ul><li>Because we'd rather you didn't write in our books. </li></ul>Yuba College Public Space. (2009). &quot;copy...
Movies <ul><li>Oh, yeah!  And they're free! </li></ul>Zmievski, Andrei. (2007). &quot;Movie night [Photograph].&quot;  htt...
Music <ul><li>It's free.  And it's legal, too. </li></ul>Singleton, D. (2008). &quot;CD Collection [Photograph].&quot;  ht...
Other cool stuff for check out <ul><li>It varies from library to library, but some libraries have skeletons. Some have dig...
Seating <ul><li>Because we know it can be a little overwhelming, when we tell you all this is free. </li></ul>Image by Emi...
Librarians <ul><li>So you can ask for help instead of being overwhelmed at the sheer magnitude of what we're offering. </l...
About these images <ul><li>All images in this presentation available under  Creative Commons  licenses. </li></ul>
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15 things you can find in a library

  1. 1. things you can find in a library Emily Mitchell EDU 653 October 29, 2011 15
  2. 2. BOOKS <ul><li>They have call numbers like HN59.2 .G56 2011 so that we can group them by subject and still have a way to find them on the shelf. Hint: They're alphabetical by call number. </li></ul>ionntag. (2009). &quot;stacks [Photograph].&quot;  http://www.flickr.com/photos/ionntag/4176823617/
  3. 3. Catalog <ul><li>We have a lot of books, and we can't remember all their call numbers on our own.  So we keep a catalog, where we can look up any book by stuff we *can* remember--author, title, keyword, or subject--and find out what its call number is. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Magazines <ul><li>For your reading pleasure. </li></ul>Alejandro, Hector. (2009). &quot;Magazines [Photograph].&quot;  http://www.flickr.com/photos/ hectoralejandro/3967217852/
  5. 5. Newspapers <ul><li>Because sometimes your roommate recycles your copy before you got a chance to read it. </li></ul>NS Newsflash. (2011). &quot;Newspapers B&W (3) [Photograph].&quot;  http://www.flickr.com/photos/ 62693815@N03/6277208708/
  6. 6. Journals <ul><li>Because we know you can't afford to buy every journal that has articles you need for your research. </li></ul>Image by Emily Mitchell, 2011
  7. 7. Databases <ul><li>Because it would stink to have to leaf through hard-copy journals, magazines, and newspapers looking for articles on your topic. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Internet Access <ul><li>So you can do research, and stuff. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Computers <ul><li>Because how else were you planning on researching and playing games simultaneously?  And we have word processing on our computers, too. </li></ul>Valley Library (Oregon State University). (2007). &quot;Computers [Photograph].&quot; http://www.flickr.com/photos/osuvalleylibrary/463495605/
  10. 10. Printers <ul><li>Because sometimes it's nice to take the hard copy home with you. </li></ul>☼ zlady. (2007). &quot;New Colour Printer [Photograph].&quot; http://www.flickr.com/photos/ozlady/1078428637/
  11. 11. Copiers <ul><li>Because we'd rather you didn't write in our books. </li></ul>Yuba College Public Space. (2009). &quot;copy printers....$ [Photograph].&quot; http://www.flickr.com/photos/yubacollege/3368554546/
  12. 12. Movies <ul><li>Oh, yeah!  And they're free! </li></ul>Zmievski, Andrei. (2007). &quot;Movie night [Photograph].&quot; http://www.flickr.com/photos/andreiz/361172490/
  13. 13. Music <ul><li>It's free.  And it's legal, too. </li></ul>Singleton, D. (2008). &quot;CD Collection [Photograph].&quot; http://www.flickr.com/photos/davidsingleton/3146940401/
  14. 14. Other cool stuff for check out <ul><li>It varies from library to library, but some libraries have skeletons. Some have digital cameras. Some have both, and more! </li></ul>Karen Roe. (2010). &quot;Focus on Imaging 2010 [Photograph].&quot;  http://www.flickr.com/photos/karen_roe/4417259305/
  15. 15. Seating <ul><li>Because we know it can be a little overwhelming, when we tell you all this is free. </li></ul>Image by Emily Mitchell, 2011
  16. 16. Librarians <ul><li>So you can ask for help instead of being overwhelmed at the sheer magnitude of what we're offering. </li></ul>Escondido Public Library. (2010). &quot;Getting help at the Reference Desk [Photograph].&quot; http://www.flickr.com/photos/escondidopubliclib/5055144404/
  17. 17. About these images <ul><li>All images in this presentation available under Creative Commons licenses. </li></ul>

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