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Electronic Resources Available 24/7 as of 2012-13

Check out our library homepage for access to all these electronic resources and more:

  • 115,169 online periodical titles
  • 171,584 electronic books
  • 8,000 streaming videos via Films on Demand
  • 165 electronic databases
 

Physical Collections

  • 281,833 book volumes
  • 1700 DVDs 
  • 5500 VHS video tapes
  • 4,061 current print serial titles
  • 20,154 microforms

 

Library Use

  • ? (Ellen) circulation transactions in FY2013
  • ? (Ellen) Interlibrary loans
    • borrowing
    • lending
  • ? (Joe) Journal full text downloads
  • Media Services: Select circulation transactions
               316 VHS/DVDs
               592  Digital video cameras
               170  iPods
               121 PC laptops
               114  LCD projectors
               
 

Service Desks

Points of Service

Media Services:

Hours:
Monday - Thursday (7:30am - 10:00 pm)
Friday (7:30 am - 5:00 pm)

South Campus (O'Leary Library) Media Center. O'Leary 220
North Campus (Lydon Library) Media Services. 2nd floor Learning Commons

 

Teaching and Learning

In FY2013:

  • 432 instruction sessions
  • 6,570 students reached in instruction sessions
  • Media Services:  Formal instruction and support for media production

Spring 2014 - 6 classes - 127 students - 91 projects
Fall 2013      - 6 classes - 124 students - 67 projects
Spring 2013 - 8 classes - 158 students - 39 projects
Fall 2012     - 7 classes -  127 students - 39 projects
New Spring 2014 - NEW instruction session:  
              "Academic use of Media Resources: Copyright and fair use." 



 



 

Physical Facilities

O'Leary Library

  •  ?  sq. ft. library
  • 6 group study rooms (1st floor)
  • 90 PCs with MS Office for student use
  • Media Center: 22 iMac desktops for student/faculty use
    •  2 scanners - 35mm slide/photo
  • Library Classroom with 32 computers
  • 2 computer scanners (1st & 4th floor)
  • 3 black and white printers (2 1st floor & 1 4th floor) 
  • 1 color printer (4th floor)

Lydon Library

  • ?   sq. ft. library
  • ? (rosanna) group study rooms
  • ? (Rosanna) PCs with MS Office for student use
  • Media Services
  • Library Classroom with 30 computers
  • 1 computer scanner (1st floor)
  • 3 black and white printers (2 1st floor & 1 2nd floor)
  • 1 color printer (1st floor)

 
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