1 Introduction to the Learning Centre Library & Information Services

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<ul><li><p>*Introduction to the Learning Centre</p><p>Library &amp; Information Services</p></li><li><p>*</p></li><li><p>*Access to servicesTo find out what services are available in the Learning CentreYou can get access to all the facilities on completion of enrolmentYour student card is also your library card</p></li><li><p>*Layout of buildingVirtual tourVariety of study zones &amp; seating areasQuiet study room</p></li><li><p>*Borrowing &amp; returningUse machines for borrowing, renewing or returningNeed student card and PIN Loan periods 4 week loan7 day loan 1 day loan</p></li><li><p>*Items to borrowAs well as books, you can borrow DVDs, CDsJournals (some for reference only)You can borrow up to 15 items at once</p></li><li><p>*Library catalogue</p></li><li><p>Results screen*</p></li><li><p>*Detailed record</p></li><li><p>List of copies*</p></li><li><p>*Other collectionsYork Hospital Health LibraryLanguages Resource CentreReligious Education CentreArchives</p></li><li><p>*HoldsIf you want an item that is on loan, place a holdEmail sent when hold is ready to collectCheck your University email!</p></li><li><p>*Checking your loans</p><p>Choose Library account from homepageNeed User ID and PIN number to logonUser ID is your student numberPIN number will be emailed to youRenew on the self service points or the catalogue</p><p>Renew 4 week and 1 week loans up to 7 timesFines are due if items returned late</p></li><li><p>*ComputersOver 300 computers in IT rooms and open areasWireless access for your laptopsInternet available from halls of residence</p></li><li><p>*Saving your workDocuments area on networkUse memory sticks to backupALWAYS backup your work!</p></li><li><p>*Software on PCsAnnette can help you with Microsoft Office software e.g. Word, Excel, PowerPoint</p><p>One to ones and group sessions:Monday 27 Sept - Office 2010Monday 4 Oct PowerPoint Annette Webb is the IT Trainer for students, based at the Information &amp; Help Desk</p></li><li><p>*Printing &amp; photocopyingYou can print out and photocopy on the same machines in the Fountains Learning CentrePrices for printing/copying displayed by each machine 2 free credits for new studentsYou have an online account to add credit: instructions at the first floor Help Desk</p></li><li><p>*Electronic journals &amp; databasesMost resources available off-site as well as on the campus</p><p>1000s of full text journal articles available electronically</p></li><li><p>*Information &amp; Help Desk Ask us for help at the Information &amp; Help Desk on the first floor Finding booksUsing electronic resourcesIT queries</p></li><li><p>*Library websiteAvailable from the student homepageAccess to electronic resourcesInformation about using the library &amp; searching techniques</p></li><li><p>*Moodle </p></li><li><p>*And finally</p><p>Check out the Library website </p><p>Any further enquiries come and see us at the Information &amp; Help Desk!</p></li><li><p>*Thank you very much!See you at your information skills session!</p></li></ul>


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