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Library Survival Tips Chris Kollen Planning Librarian, Social Sciences Team, University of Arizona Libraries kollenc@u.library.arizona.edu 621-4869 Outline General info about the UA Libraries Library services & facilities Resources in Info Commons and Main Reference

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library survival tips

Library Survival Tips

Chris Kollen

Planning Librarian, Social Sciences Team, University of Arizona Libraries

kollenc@u.library.arizona.edu

621-4869

outline
Outline
  • General info about the UA Libraries
  • Library services & facilities
  • Resources in Info Commons and Main Reference
  • Overview of electronic resources
  • How to access electronic resources remotely
  • How to get more help
ua libraries and collections
UA Libraries and Collections
  • Main Library
  • Government Documents
  • Map Collection
  • Special Collections
  • Science-Engineering Library (SEL)
  • Fine Arts Library (includes Architecture, CCP, and Music)
  • Center for Creative Photography (CCP) Library
other campus libraries
Other Campus Libraries
  • Arizona Health Sciences Library (AHSL)
  • Arizona Historical Society Library
  • Arizona State Museum Library
  • Economic and Business Research Library (EBR)
  • Law Library
main library
Includes information resources in:

Social Sciences

Business

Education

Fine Arts and Humanities

Asian and Arabic language materials

Specialized resources include:

Government publications

Maps

Films, Videos & DVDs

Microfilm & Microfiche

Newspapers

Main Library
library services and facilities
Library Hours

Interlibrary loan (ILL)

Document Delivery

Reserves

RefWorks

Ask a Librarian

Subject specialists (Department liaisons)

Express Document Center

Laptop connections

Group Study Rooms

Information Commons

Internet Electronic Resources and Guides

Other questions? Check out the FAQ page!

Library Services and Facilities
inter library loan and document delivery
Inter-Library Loan and Document Delivery
  • Free: Journal articles delivered electronically
  • Free: Book requests and dissertations from other libraries
  • *New* Free: Request copies of journal articles or a book chapters owned by UA library be digitally sent to your email account
  • *New* Fee: Request a book the library owns be sent to your campus address
  • Use the same ILL form for all of these requests
electronic reserves and document delivery
Electronic Reserves and Document Delivery
  • Journal articles will either be scanned or copied from electronic resources and available via a link (electronic syllabi)
  • Online form used to request materials for reserves
  • *New* Faculty do not have to bring their own copies for digitization
special tools
Special Tools
  • General info about the UA Libraries
  • RefWorks – web-based bibliographic software to store citations and format bibliographies
  • Sources for geospatial data (library has purchased)
  • Electronic full text sources – journal articles, books, newspaper articles, dissertations and more
main library information commons
Main Library Information Commons
  • Computers with access to SABIO, the Internet, & software packages
  • Reference desk
  • Electronic indexes such as Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals or GeoBase
  • Small print reference collection
  • Printers & photocopy machines
key links for planning
Key Links for Planning
  • Planning Subject Guide
  • GIS Resources -- University of Arizona Library
  • Arizona Electronic Atlas (http://atlas.library.arizona.edu)
  • Contact Chris Kollen at kollenc@u.library.arizona.edu for help with reference consultation
indexes to planning and related journals
Indexes to Planning and Related Journals
  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (includes planning)
  • GeoBase (geography, ecology)
  • ABI/Inform (includes planning)
  • Search for Articles
  • Locate E-Journals
connecting from off campus
Connecting from Off-Campus

To access online Library Resources remotely:

  • You can download VPN (Virtual Private Network) software
  • You will need to input your last name and CatCard number in order to use resources licensed by the Library.
questions
Questions?
  • Contact the Reference Desk in person or use Ask a Librarian, the Library’s Virtual Chat Reference Service
  • Contact your library liaison Chris Kollen at: kollenc@u.library.arizona.edu or 621-4869