Presentation on theme: "Who are we and why are we here? 3 Librarians 2 Library Technicians A bunch of student workers And some know how!!"— Presentation transcript:
Who are we and why are we here? 3 Librarians 2 Library Technicians A bunch of student workers And some know how!!
What kind of stuff do you have in the Library? Books for use in papers/projects Books for fun-Fiction- Graphic Novels-etc. DVDs, CDs, Magazines Electronic books and databases available 24/7
Will I need my IHCC Student ID card in the Library? YES!!! You must have one to check anything out! We’ll throw a barcode on the back and make it a Library Card. We also accept IHCC Library cards
HOW LONG DO I GET TO KEEP STUFF I CHECK OUT? AND HOW MANY? BOOKS -28 DAYS- 50 BOOKS DVD-7 DAYS-10 DISCS CDS-7 DAYS-10 DISCS MAGAZINES-7 DAYS-10 ISSUES
Does the library have a website? YES and everything happens there. http://www.inverhills.edu/ library http://www.inverhills.edu/ library
How do I renew my stuff? Renew due dates for IHCC owned material through the website: Library Services-Your Account/Renew Books http://www.inverhills.edu/library Library Services-Your Account/Renew Books http://www.inverhills.edu/library
What if I don’t renew or bring stuff back on time? What are you gonna do to me? Overdue notices Hold on college record- blocking library use, registration, transcripts Replacement cost-bill for lost materials Sent to collection agency for nonpayment
Is it easy to find my way around IHCC Library? Sure, we’re only one floor We’re happy to help !!
Yikes, the book I wanted isn’t on the shelf…what do I do now? Ask a Librarian We can see if another library has it We can order one for you from the other library We’ll track it down!!
What are Course Reserves? Is that a theme park? Books/DVDs/Articles your instructor puts on Reserve Arranged by Course Most can only be used in the library We have some older editions of textbooks that can be checked out
Why do I have to check out Course Reserves if I’m using them in the Library??
My Mum emailed me a picture of Miguel my pet iguana. Where can I print it off? Black & white pictures can be printed from most computers in the Library building College Center computer area has color printer. Only one on campus.
My alarm didn’t go off and I missed class. Where can I copy my friend’s notes? The Library has 2 photocopy machines. Copies are FREE!! Copiers can also scan to USB or SD cards and email files.
My instructor says I need to go to the library’s website and get articles for my paper. Where are they??? Featured Resources – Quick Links E-Resources & Databases Databases by Subject Ask us!
I have a group project. Where can I go to work with my group? Library has many tables for group work. 8 group study rooms that can be booked online or at the Circ Desk. White walls or boards you can write on – ask for markers and eraser. No food in rooms – covered drinks ok.
Can I eat my Subway® in the Library? NO. Please, please, no food in the new library. Covered drinks are ok. We do not have time clean up after you No pizza deliveries
What REALLY Irritates us? THEFT or RIPPING OUT PAGES WRITING or HIGHLIGHTING IN BOOKS MESSES LEFT FOR OTHERS TO CLEAN CELL PHONE CONVERSATIONS
So, do I get any more help or is this it? Stop in -hours generally are M-Th, 8 am-9 pm Fridays, 8 am-4 pm Saturdays, 9am-3 pm Email – email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org Call us at 651-450-3625 IM Chat from the webpage Use ASKMN for 24/7 service http://www.askmn.org http://www.askmn.org