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Savvy Researcher Workshops - University Library

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Date Aug 25, 2014
Time 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm  
Location Meet in the Marshall Gallery on the first floor of the Main Library, near the Social Sciences, Health and Education Library.
Cost Free
Sponsor University Library
Event type Tour
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Get to know the University Library system and services at the University of Illinois. We'll take you on a tour of the Main and Undergraduate Libraries, stopping to see all major service points. Next, we'll provide you with an introduction to the Library Gateway, your home for virtual library resources. We will meet in the Marshall Galley, on the east side of the Main Library on the 1st floor, near the Social Sciences, Health, and Educations Library. Map to the Main Library: http://illinois.edu/map/view?skinId=0&ACTION=MAP&buildingId=41. No registration necessary.

  • Introduction to the Undergraduate Library to learn about course reserves, DVD's, and the Media Commons
  • Tour the Main Library to see the layout of the building, including the Information Desk, the Main Stacks and the Scholarly Commons
  • Quick introduction to finding library materials
  • Pick up handouts on library services and instruction
  • Ask questions!

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