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1Visiting Atkins Library?

10 floors, 2 million+ volumesOpen 24/5 (Sun-Thur), 24/7 during examsScanners, printers, computers (PC and Mac)Group study rooms, quiet study areasComfortable seating, friendly librariansCaf with coffee, snacks, sandwichesLibrary Resources by the Numbers2 million+ physical and virtual volumes400+ databases~500,000 ebooks~75,000 journals~35,000 streaming videosSpecial Collections including:Living Charlotte digital collectionCivil War-era documentsUniversity Archives

Searching the catalog: office delivery available for facultyScanned electronic delivery also available for chapters or journal articlesRequest delivery through Interlibrary Loan

My Library Account what you have checked outView the due dates, renew materialsCheck on the status of and/or cancel holds or recallsFaculty: 180 days, unlimited number of items

Interlibrary Loan books and articles from other libraries24-48 hours for electronic deliveryAlso use to request scans of chapters or print articles, campus office delivery

Finding Databases

7Streaming Video LIVE Media Collection and Films on Demand best places to startVideos are also listed in the library catalog

Subject Librarians Library Reps in each UNCC departmentContact subject librarians for: Library instructionCollection development/resource suggestionsResearch consultationsNew course consultations on library holdings

Research Guides post link in MoodleWill create custom guides for some coursesContact subject librarians with questions or comments/suggestions

possible topics:Evaluating different types of resourcesSearching databases, pulling articles, finding booksResearch strategiesDefining and narrowing down a topicDetermining the type of information neededex: statistics, government information, etc. Help with citations, EndNote

*sessions can be tailored to an assignment*most effective when students already have a topic*classrooms book quickly, so schedule in advance

Instruction ServicesStudent ConsultationsEncourage students to contact the subject librarian or the librarys Information Desk for help with research

For in-person consultations, appointments are preferred

Course Reserves will scan articles and chapters and place in Moodle for youCan bring in personal copies for reserveQuestions: [email protected] or 704-687-0491

E-books as textbooksFaculty e-book search: a broad search in the database, ex: Social Work or, search by title, author, or ISBNE-books save students moneyAvailable to unlimited # of users, downloaded as a pdf, no expiration dateCitation Management UNCC has an EndNote license 101 library guide: EndNote:

Thank you!Mendy Ozan, Health & Human Services [email protected] | 704-687-8396

Jeff McAdams, Engineering [email protected] | 704-687-6163