General Library University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez. Library Orientation Franklyn Irizarry Director of Educational Technology General Library University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez July 2007. Mission. To support the academic and research programs of the University.
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General Library University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez
Library OrientationFranklyn IrizarryDirector of Educational TechnologyGeneral LibraryUniversity of Puerto Rico at MayagüezJuly 2007
Mission • To support the academic and research programs of the University. • To fulfill the information needs of the academic community, and to some extent, the society at large.
Library’s Profile • Academic and research library • Second largest in Puerto Rico • Houses more than 1.5 million vols. • Three-story main bldg (125,0002ft) • Marine Sciences Col in Physics Bldg • Closed Circuit TV in Nursing Bldg • A/V Services in Sánchez Hidalgo Bldg
Library’s Profile • 60,000 users monthly • Over 720,000 users annually • Staffed by 79 librarians, assistant librarians and adm. personnel • Opened in 1963 • Designed by Henry Klumb, Architect • North & south wings added in 1989 • Annual operating budget: $5.6 mil.
Organization • UPR Board of Trustees • President Antonio García-Padilla • Chancellor Jorge I. Vélez-Arocho • Dean Mildred Chaparro, Academic Affairs • Prof. Jeanette Valentín, Acting Director of the Library, 832-4040 x-3810, firstname.lastname@example.org
Organization Three Main Division/Areas • Public Services Prof. Sara Ruiz, Coordinator 787-832-4040 x-2255, 2151 email@example.com • Technical Services Prof. Norma Sojo, Coordinator 787-832-4040 x-3568 firstname.lastname@example.org
Organizational Structure Three Main Division/Areas • Educational Technology Prof. Franklyn Irizarry 202 Sánchez Hidalgo Bldg 787-832-4040 x-5478 email@example.com
First Floor Tour • Lobby Exhibitions-Online Catalog • Circulation & Reserve Collection • Reference & Documents Collection • U.S. Patent & Trademark Library • Gift & Exchange Program Office • Collection for the Visually Impaired • Interlibrary Loan Department • Serials & Electronic Resources Col. • Computer Laboratory
First Floor • Office of the Director • Technical Processing Dept. • Cataloging & Classification • Acquisitions • Accounting • Webmaster’s Desk • Library Automation Support • Faculty/Graduate Study Rooms
Mezzanine Tour • Exhibition Area • Photocopiers • Bookbinding Workshop • Music & Oral History Collection • Álvarez-Nazario Collection
Third Floor Tour • Express Circulation Desk • Library Instruction Classrooms • Center for the Development of Library Research and Information Literacy (CEDIBI) • Group study rooms • Systems Department • Puerto Rican Collection
Sánchez Hidalgo Bldg Second Floor • Audiovisual Services Dept. • Graphics Art Shop • Film & Video Collection • Multimedia Projection Rooms • A/V Equipment Lending & Repair Shop • Audio Recording Studio
Nursing Bldg First Floor • Closed Circuit Television Dept. Physics Bldg First Floor • Marine Sciences Collection
Services • Website: www.uprm.edu/library • Online Access Catalog (Tutorial) • Virtual Reference • Digital Reserve • Online full-text databases • Library Instruction Program • Online educational films • Computer Lab (57 Workstations)
Services • Laptop wireless card lending • Wireless Internet access • Interlibrary loan • Bookbinding • 2x2 ID Photos • Videoconferencing • Electronic document delivery
Services • Video production & editing • Graphic arts services • A/V equipment loan & repair • Film & video collection • Multimedia projection rooms • Campus-wide electronic bulletin board
Services • Faculty/Graduate students individual study rooms • Computer workstations for the visually impaired • Multi-format video reproduction (VHS, CD, DVD) • State-of-the-art library instruction classrooms
Services • Conferences, seminars & symposiums • Workshops • Exhibitions & expositions • Book presentations & introductions • Professional meetings • Cultural & social activities
Print Electronics VHS, CD, DVD Microfiches Microfilms Microcards Audiocassettes Phonographs Photographs Audio tape reels Paintings Transparencies 35mm Slides Filmstrips 8 &16mm films Braille Others Resources Format
Full-Text Databases • EbscoHost • ProQuest • Science Direct • Wilson Web • Thomson-Gale Research InfoTrac • Engineering Information Village • IEEE Xplore • Chemical Abstracts (in-house)
Full-Text Databases • GPO Access • Humanities Full-Text • Social Science Full-Text • Education Full-Text • Applied Science & Technology • CRCnetBase • Newspaper Source • Reader’s Guide Full-Text
Library Hours Fall & Spring Semesters Mon-Thu 7:00am-12:00mn Fridays 7:00am-4:30pm Saturdays 12:00am-5:00pm Sundays 2:00pm-10:00pm Summer Sessions Check Library Announcements
For More Information Franklyn Irizarry Associate Professor Educational Technology 202 Sánchez Hidalgo Bldg 787-832-4040 x-5478 firstname.lastname@example.org www.uprm.edu/library/edtech.html