BTC Library 3028 Lindbergh Ave Building A Bellingham, WA 98225 http://www.btc.ctc.edu/library 360.752.8383
When is the library open? • Fall, Spring & Winter Quarter • Monday-Thursday, 7 am-7pm • Friday, 7 am-3:30 pm • Summer Quarter • Monday-Thursday, 7:30 am-5 pm The BTC Library is closed Saturdays & Sundays & between quarters
Do you have rooms for group study? • 2 study rooms • TV/DVD/VCR • White board • Sign up at circulation desk • 2 hours maximum • 2 weeks in advance
Citations & Bibliographies …Oh My! APAwebsites MLA books Chicago journal articles videos NOODLEBIB electronic databases
Did you know… … to find a book or video in our library that you need to access the BTC OPAC? … we are here to help you find the information you need? • OPAC is an acronym for Online Public Access Catalog. • You can look for books, videos, and moreusing the library’s OPAC. “Please” interrupt us
How long can I keep library materials? Books can be checked out for two weeks at a time. Videos & periodicals can be checked out for one week.
Does the library have laptops for students to check out? • 1 laptop • Laptop Borrower’s Contract • Checked out for 2 hours • in library use only.
Can I access the Internet with my personal laptop? • Yes, the campus has wireless Internet access. • Username and Password required • Ask at circulation desk The library is a wireless “hotspot”
Computers & Student Logon Computers @ BTC Library • Student logon required • Username is student last name and last four digits of student ID # (e.g. smith2165) • First time logging in? • Default password is btc + your birthday (e.g. btc09161976)