Monday, February 1, 2016

Literature Resource Center back up!

Please contact the Reference Desk (507) 536-5387 if you are still experiencing problems with access.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

GODDARD LIBRARY TOURS

ONLY A FEW DAYS LEFT OF THE GODDARD LIBRARY TOURS...



Thur., Jan. 28                                9:00 a.m.
                                              12:00 p.m.
                       4:00 p.m. Heintz Center HA103

Sat., Jan. 30                                 10:00 a.m.

Mon., Feb. 1                         1:00 p.m.
                                               
Tue., Feb. 2                                 10:00 a.m.
                                               1:00 p.m.

Wed., Feb. 3                          9:00 a.m.
                                              12:00 p.m.

Thur., Feb. 4                         12:00 p.m.

                                               6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

STUDENT SUCCESS DAY SESSIONS


Join us for a library session or two on Student Success Day, January 21, 2016!




1. 9:00 am Library Tour (Library)


2. 10:00 am Library Tour (Library)

3. 11:00 am How to Use the Library Online (AT 210)

4. 1:00 pm Citation Relay Fun (SH 104)

5. 5:30 pm Library Tour (Library)     
                                      



Full day events : http://www.rctc.edu/successday/

Friday, January 15, 2016

LIBRARY DATABASES AVAILABLE 24/7

Remember, library databases are available 24/7 from remote locations.  When you click on the database title, you will be required to log in using either your StarID, or the barcode from your UCR ID card as your username, and your last name as your password.  Research when it's convenient for you!

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

HOW DO I FIND THE WESTLAW DATABASE?

From the Goddard Library website click on "Find Articles and More...", then choose "Databases by Title."  Select "W" on the alphabet bar, and you will see Westlaw listed.  Click on Westlaw.  By default it opens to the "News" tab.  Click on the "Law" tab  and you will be ready to begin searching.  If you are accessing Westlaw from off campus, you will be asked to log in.  Your username is the barcode number (begins with 202) on the back of your UCR ID card and your password is your last name.

TAKE PRACTICE TESTS WITH LEARNING EXPRESS

Learning Express Library is a comprehensive, online database of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help students and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. Some of the 770+ practice test types and tutorials include : ACT, SAT, GRE, MCAD, LSAT), elementary and high school tests (Advanced Placement; High School, Middle School, and Elementary School Skills), career preparation exams (GED, EMS, Firefighter, PPST - Praxis, Civil Service, and reading, math and writing skills practice), TOEFL and U.S. Citizenship Exams.
 

Learning Express Library also includes career and employment resources such as business writing, resumes, interviewing skills and computer software skills.



To access Learning Express Library, click here or visit the Goddard Library website and click on “Find Articles and More”, then click on “Databases by Title” and Learning Express Library.  Take a look and please continue to ask questions by phone 507-536-5387,chat or email.  

Join us on Student Success Day at 9:00 in AT210 for a session on how to make good use of Learning Express!