Treasures & Tips at the UNE Library

A stack of books such as those that the library can offer as resources How well do you know the UNE Library, and the many resources available there? Recently, I visited the UNE Library website for the same reason that many of us do: to search for journal articles. I was pleased to find full-text access to most of the articles that I needed. This was not a big surprise; what really impressed me was the virtual treasure chest of resources that I found browsing other areas of the library. Below is a sampling of some of the more interesting and useful resources that I discovered, as well as a few helpful tips. Library Help First is the wonderful “Library Help” live chat function, shown here: When I wasn’t able to find a few… Read more >>

It's easy to find articles with Summon

Finding Articles with Summon In your courses, you are often required to locate an assigned reading using the UNE Library website. For advanced searches, it’s recommend that you use the Full Text Journals page. However, this tool, Summon, which is embedded right on the main Library page has saved me a ton of time! Not only does it make it easy to plug in an article’s title, on the results page, it allows you to narrow down your search, peruse related items, get an abstract and a citation in your preferred style (in case you need to cite it in your discussion post or a paper for instance) and another perk – it runs the search across several databases so you don’t have… Read more >>
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