Need Research Help?

String Bean QuestionYou’ve been in classes a few weeks and the work is ramping up—remember that the super-nice and friendly folks at the Library (that’s us!) are here to help you.  If you’ve forgotten who your First-Year Librarian is, check the table below, send a quick email, and be on your way to better research and less stress!

Last name begins First Year Librarian
A-Bos Joan Campbell
Bot-Dang Judy Montgomery
Dank-Fre  Karen Jung
Fri-He Carr Ross
Hi-Lem Katie Sasser
Lew-Miller, C  Sue O’Dell
Miller, E-Ph Marjorie Hassen
Pi-Sh Barbara Levergood
Si-Walk  Anne Haas
Wals-Z Carmen Greenlee

Learn How to Organize Your Citations

confusionUnless and until a miracle happens, and citation formats across the disciplines suddenly become identical, you will benefit greatly by learning a program to help you organize and format your citations.

Make your research life a little easier and come to one of the Library’s workshops:

Individual instruction and workshops are available throughout the year.

Fall Semester Workshops
(all workshops will take place in the ECR, basement HL Library)

EndNote for MAC Users

Wed., Sept. 17, 1:30-2:30pm
Thurs., Oct. 9, 10:30-11:30am
Fri., Nov. 14, 3:30-4:30pm

EndNote for PC Users

Mon., Sept., 22, 3:30-4:30pm
Thurs., Oct. 2, 10:30-11:30am
Tues., Nov. 4, 2:00-3:00pm


Fri., Sept. 19, 1:30-2:30pm
Mon., Oct. 6, 1:00-2:00pm
Tues., Nov. 11, 2:00-3:00pm

For questions about EndNote and citation managers or to arrange an individual session, please contact  Karen Jung


Group Study Spaces Available

Group StudyCan’t study in your dorm room?  Come on over!  Comfortable individual and group study spaces, including rooms equipped with a varying combination of computers, whiteboards, large screen displays for computer or DVD projection and TV/DVD players are available in H-L and Hatch Science Libraries. Check out the rooms available and the directions for booking here.


Tours of the H-L Library Sept. 11, 17 & 30

Where do I check out books? (Wait, where can I even FIND a book?)

Where can I find my course reserves? (What ARE course reserves anyway?)

Where are the Hubbard Stacks (and do they really have GLASS floors?)

Find out the answers to these questions and lots of others when you stop by for a 45-minute tour of the Hawthorne-Longfellow Library, led by one of your fellow students and designed especially for first-years on:

Thursday, Sept.11: 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, Sept.17: 3:00 p.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 30: 7:00 p.m.

Tours begin in the H-L Library lobby.

If you can’t make any of these dates, please email your First Year Librarian.