English 101 Orientation - Carmen
February 14, 2006
Intro & welcome
Overview of the library:
- The library is located on the 2nd, 3rd and
4th floors. Circulation/Reserve: 3rd floor
Reference: 2nd floor Computers:
2nd and 3rd floors Circulating books: 3rd
and 4th floors.
Library card &
a library card at the Circulation Desk, 3rd floor.
Borrowing period is 3 weeks for books, music cd's and
Videos -- in-house use only; periodicals -- in-house use
only; books on Reserve -- varies, check with the
Rio Hondo Library Web Site -
the best place to start your research
Speed, ease and success
in finding information
How to find
Elections United States
The most recent books are listed first. Click on the
brief citation to see full record for each book.
Click on Reserve desk
Enter eng 101 as your search term and
click on Course Number.
Click on Power Search on the right menu
Example 1: Find books on illegal immigration,
opposing view series
How to find
Difference between on-campus and
provides access to newspapers, journals, and magazines.
Begin by entering in your search terms in the fields.
Iraq AND reconstruction
monopoly AND Microsoft
illegal immigration cost
Article display includes:
Citation, full text, Email and Print
buttons at top left. Tabs at top indicate types
of articles. Newspaper, scholarly, magazine
Look at Suggested Topics at top for search
Publication Search will allow you to search within
is a general reference database containing thousands of
full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health,
historic, business, economic, political and global issues.
How to find "authoritative"
to print : the copy card and "Release key"