How to Use Our Library for HSS Freshmen

2019 HSS Orienataion

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Introduction to LibGuides

This session will take advantage of LibGuides to browse all kinds of library resources. LibGuides organizes all kinds of library resources, such as books, journals, and databases, by online guides such as Subject Guide and Course Guide, in order to help patrons deeply understand and make use of library resources. LibGuides provides the contact of subject librarians who build each Subject Guide and Course Guide, in order to help patrons seek for assistance.

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How to Search and Discover Resources

In this session, we will cover different types of academic resources, as well as how to search for these resources in our library. At the beginning, we will learn about different resource types, such as books, journal articles, conference proceedings, newspapers & magazines, dissertations and theses, images, videos and datasets. Then we will learn how to search for print resources in our library, as well as database search skills such as Boolean Operators Searching, Field Searching, Proximity Operators Searching, and Truncation Searching.

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Introduction to HSS Resources

In this session, we will learn about Humanities & Social Sciences E-resources that Library has subscribed to. In the first half of the session, we will learn about Resources for HSS programs- Translation Studies, Applied Psychology, and Global Studies. In the second half of the session, we will learn about Humanities & Social Sciences E-resources, good for all students taking required courses such as GFH1000 In Dialogue with Humanities and GEA2000 Modern Chinese History & Culture.