The Library Learning Commons is temporarily down one librarian. Matthew Perrie recently accepted a position in New York, and his last day at CSC was December 23. A search committee has been formed, and we are hoping to hire a new Electronics Resources Librarian in late spring. Unless the new […]
The Library Learning Commons is thrilled to have an exciting new space on the lower level. The Richards Media Lab boasts a wide range of software and equipment for artistic and musical pursuits. This new room was made possible through a generous donation by Frances Hess Richards. Mrs. Richards and […]
The Library Learning Commons is excited to announce that starting this semester, we will offer Interlibrary Loan services at no charge for students. Previously, students were asked to pay a small fee ($2.00) to help offset the cost of postage (it normally costs between $3-$6 to send a book through […]
This month, the LLC acquired an exciting new product from EBSCO called Curriculum Builder, which faculty and students will come to know as the “Reading List” in CSC Online-Sakai. The Reading List makes it possible to integrate the LLC’s electronic resources directly into online courses. The service makes it easier […]
The LLC is excited to welcome a new staff member this semester. Cindy Hill began working at the LLC in late-February, and she is settling in nicely. She is in charge of night reference and circulation duties for the LLC.
SharePoint utilizes many of the same search features as other databases. This document provides information about the different search boxes used in SharePoint: Search this site and Find a file. And, it explores the following search strategies: Double quotes, Boolean Operators, and Truncation.
Pull up a chair and browse the library’s resources! The LLC recently inherited some tablets, which have been repurposed for public use. Several tablets are now placed in various locations around the main floor and upper level of the library. The tablets have been set up with a public profile, […]
One of the LLC’s major projects for 2014-2018 is to revitalize the Library’s print collection. A big part of this goal is ordering new books that align with CSC’s curricula and promote faculty and student interest in utilizing the resources. . Each year, CSC librarians research the needs of CSC’s […]
A librarian will be happy to show your class the basics of library research and/or provide a tour of the Library Learning Commons (LLC) facilities. We can also customize instruction sessions for the unique research needs of your students. The LLC offers a variety of library instruction options, including: Library […]
Prompted by the recent (jocular) request of a faculty member, the LLC is launching a book delivery service. CSC faculty and staff will now be able to request books from the library catalog and have them delivered to their campus office. Delivery services are offered Monday-Friday. During the workweek, books […]