Mott Library New faculty orientation


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Mott Library New faculty orientation

  1. 1. Dear Faculty Member,From the entire Mott Library Staff,Welcome to Mott College!
  2. 2. The entire library staff ~reference, circulation, technical servicesand administration,~ strives to support the curriculum at MottCollege and hopes to work with you towardsthe goal of student success.
  3. 3. On the front pageof the Mott Library’s website,users will find themost important elements and
  4. 4. LibGuides link users withMott Library ResourcesLibGuides allows the Mott Library librarians to createresearch guides and share their knowledge withfaculty and students.New Faculty Orientation LibGuide introduces faculty tothe wide variety of resources and services availableat the Mott Library.
  5. 5. Mott Library Book Catalog• The catalog defaults to searching the MottLibrary catalog.• The dropdown menu allows users to also searchthe Baker and Kettering Libraries.• Current MCC faculty and students can visit theBaker or Kettering Libraries and check out bookswith their MCC ID card and photo ID or use the“place hold” link and have the book sent to theMott Library.
  6. 6. Online Resources• Online Resources contains journal, periodicaland media databases.• All the databases can be accessed on or off-campus.• When off-campus, users will be prompted toenter the 14 digit number above the barcodeon their MCC ID card.
  7. 7. Library Orientations• We encourage faculty to schedule alibrary orientation for their class.• This is a great opportunity to introduce studentsto a valuable campus resource. Our orientationscan be broad and basic, or customized for aspecific course or assignment.
  8. 8. Mott Library Computer Labs• Faculty members can reserve computer labson the 3rdand 1stfloor of the Mott Library.• The 3rdfloor lab is only for use by facultymembers, the 1stfloor lab is an open studentlab when not in use by faculty.
  9. 9. Library Reserves• Library reserves offers faculty the opportunityto make books, articles and other itemsavailable to students.• Contact the Mott Library for moreinformation on placing materials on reserve.
  10. 10. MeLCat• MeLCat, the Michigan eLibrary Catalog,lists books, audios, and videos from manyMichigan libraries that you can requestonline and pick up at the Mott Library.• Request books from MeLCat using the 14digit number, above the barcode on yourMCC ID card.
  11. 11. Social Media• Check out the Mott Library on Facebook.• Stay up-to-date with the Mott Library Blog.
  12. 12. For more information,contact the Mott Library.We would love to here from you!