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  • 1. Library Resources & Services(Or, Who we are & what we do)Kristy Padron, MLISAssistant University Librariankpadron@fau.edu

2. Who we are & what we do(Top Left) Sean Connery, The Name of the Rose(1986)(Bottom Left) Benjamin Franklin(Bottom Mid) Rupert Giles & Buffy, Buffy theVampire Slayer (1990s)(Bottom Right) J. Edgar Hoover (1924) 3. COLLECTION DEVELOPMENTHereford Cathedral Chained Library: Hereford, EnglandLibrary of St. Walburga: Zutphen, Netherlan ds 4. Print & Electronic Formats Print & electronicformats (onlinejournals, eBooks, streaming video) Make requests forbook or resourcepurchases. Contact yoursubject liaison. FYI - MaterialsReduction Site: 5. Journals & DatabasesAvailable at SearchWise: a web-scale discovery tool.Electronic Collection Page: see new acquisitions and product trials. 6. LIBRARY INSTRUCTIONRequest a Session: Librarians can provide (by appointment) class sessions & consultations. Identify various types of information resources in subject area. Locate professional literature. Summarize the creation and distribution of new knowledge. 7. Subject & Class LibGuidesLibGuides: http://libguides.fau.eduResources in the Sciences: the Libraries resources within a subject area.Class LibGuides are available by request. 8. Tutorials & WebcastsSee our online tutorials at Tutorials arequick lessonsin using libraryresources andacademicissues. LibGuides andtutorials canbe added toBlackBoardsCourseMaterials. 9. ADDITIONAL LIBRARY SERVICES Ask a Librarian(Chat, E-mail, Phone) Course Reserves(Print & Electronic) Interlibrary Loan UBorrow GovernmentDocuments (State & Federal) 10. Questions?Kristy Padron, MLISAssistant University Librariankpadron@fau.edu