UNM Valencia Campus Library

 
Search LIBROS (library catalog) for items owned by Library.

Use View My Account to renew books.
Type your name (last name, first name) and your banner number from your ID.

Search Facts.com, Points of View Reference Center, Opposing Views in Context, CQ Researcher Online, or Proquest for Articles.

Search Google for Websites.

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Search LIBROS (Library Catalog) for Books and Other Materials

Search Valencia Campus LIBROS Advanced Search for books and other materials.

For LIBROS Valencia Campus Basic Search.
For LIBROS Consortia Advanced Search.

Use View My Account to renew books.
Type your name (last name, first name) and your banner number from your ID.

For catalogs from other libraries.

Search a Database for an Article

Use a search engine to find web pages.

Use LIBROS or the Movie Website to Find Movies


If you are looking for a particular movie, search LIBROS by the name of movie as "Title."
     

OR


Use the Browse Movies by Category web pages.
Browse by category, click on image or title to get call number and request at desk.
00316357 (18K)

OR


Look by subject or title in Films on Demand.

Use this Search Box to Find Items on Reserve for a Course

Search LIBROS (library catalog) for the course name or the name of the professor.

The Research Process

  1. Choose your topic.
  2. Create your search strategy.
  3. Search for resources.
  4. Evaluate.
  5. Search again and evaluate.
  6. Use the information for your paper.

Class Resources


 

Finding Books and Articles


 

Finding Books Exercise

  1. Find a book relating to topic in "Shooting an Elephant."
  2. Use LIBROS.
  3. Go to Library get book and have picture taken.
  4. Open Word Document, write MLA citation for book from LIBROS record info.
  5. Save Word Document to Student Folder/Valencia Campus Library /UNIV101.
  6. Picture with citation will be posted to PINTEREST.

Finding Articles Exercise

  1. Find an relating to topic in "Shooting an Elephant."
  2. Use on of the databases listed below .
  3. Use the "Snipping Tool to create a picture of your article.
  4. Save picture to Student Folder/Valencia Campus Library /UNIV101.
  5. In Word Document, put MLA citation for article.
  6. Picture with citation will be posted to PINTEREST.

 

Finding WebSites Exercise

  1. Find a web site relating to topic in "Shooting an Elephant."
  2. Copy URL of website to your Word Document.
  3. Picture from website will be posted to PINTEREST.

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