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Top 10 Things for Students in the Library

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Top 10 Things for Students in the Library

Check out the Top 10 Resources for Students

Library Homepage: http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc

*Temporary changes due to library closure are indicated in yellow below.

 

1  Ask Us

Use Maricopa's Ask a Librarian  24/7 chat box on the library homepage, call (623-845-3112), or stop by the reference desk. http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc/help/askalibrarian/

 

2  Electronic Databases

Access millions of full-text articles, images, videos,and more.  Most provide citations in MLA & APA. MEID + password is required for off-campus access.

http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc/databases/index.cfm

 

Inter-Campus Delivery

Request books and DVDs from any Maricopa college in the library catalog and have them delivered to your campus library. *Currently unavailable due to campus closure. Please check the library home page for updates.  http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc

 

4  Research Guides

Use the specialized subject and course guides to get started researching a variety of topics. See what's available at: http://guides.gccaz.edu

 

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5  Course Reserves

Follet Textbooks | Follett has created this online bookshelf of textbooks meant to help people find textbook resources during the crisis. To see a full list of the textbooks available for online usage, please see the following spreadsheet (please note, you will need to be logged into your maricopa student email to view the spreadsheet).

Many textbooks can be checked out for 2 hours and used in the library. Ask at the West Circulation desk.   *Physical copies are currently unavailable due to library closure. Please check library home page for updates.

 

Citations (see NEW NoodleTools)

Find everything you need to properly format citations, including sample papers, guides, and tutorials. The library recently subscribed to NoodleTools, a research aid and citation generator that will organize and format your research and bibliographies. http://guides.gccaz.edu/citingsources

 

7  Reference Desk

Our reference librarians can help you narrow a topic, determine a keyword search, learn to navigate the databases, find valid sources, and much more! *The physical desk is currently closed, but you can request a virtual reference consulation. http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc/help/refconsult.cfm

 

8  Streaming Video

Watch documentary and educational videos on any device with an Internet connection; thousands of titles available from Kanopy, Films on Demand, and Swank databases. http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc/databases/index.cfm?view=type

 

9  Laptops & CD Players

Check out laptops for 4 hours for in-library use/ CD players to take home. *Currently unavailable due to campus closure. Please check the library home page for updates.  http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc

 

10  Study Space

We have group study rooms, a silent study room, a leisure reading room, computers commons, and more. *Groups have priority for study rooms, and rooms are first-come, first-served. *Currently unavailable due to campus closure. Please check the library home page for updates.  http://lib.gccaz.edu/lmc

 

Main: 623-845-3112                   North: 623-888-7112