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BUILD IT Express: Module 1: Getting to Know the Library

A short version of the BUILD IT tutorial, with just the essential information.

GETTING TO KNOW THE LIBRARY HOMEPAGE

This module will take the mystery out of the library homepage, guiding you through it and introducing you to the library's many resources and services.  

Other pages in this module:

Find it            Library Services     Ask-a-Librarian About Us       Accessing the Library from Off-Campus

lick here to go to  the full Module One in BUILD IT

MAIN AREA

The first thing you will probably notice is the large rotating banner which highlights various library services, resources, and events. Right above that is 

Discovery Search 
Use this search box to search nearly all the library databases and eCatalog simultaneously. For more options, click on Advanced Search.

Menus:
Find, Services, Ask-a-Librarian, About Us

In the purple bar just above the Discovery Search box;are four general headings..All of the library services and resources are grouped under one of these areas. ;Hover over each of them to see the items included there; click on the one you need..These four areas are also shown right;under the large rotating banner. ;When you click on one of these, you will go to a page that lists and describes all the resources and services shown in the corresponding menu;at the top of the homepage. They can all be accessed from here.

GETTING TO KNOW THE BELLEVUE UNIVERSITY LIBRARY HOMEPAGE

The library homepage is the key to getting to know the library. It may look confusing or even intimidating at first, but once you know your way around it, you will be able to find all the information you need. Use the menus at the top of the page to locate  everything you need.. More information on using the options on this page will be found in other modules in this LibGuide.


 

TAKE A CLOSER LOOK

Now that you have gotten a look at the library homepage, it is time to learn how to locate what you need.

Go on to the next page, FIND IT, to take a look at the resources grouped under Find on the library homepage.