The 21st Century Library is no longer a set of rooms with books. It is a Set of Services.
The work of the academic library is to capture, curate, and make accessible both the accumulated knowledge of the human race and academic conversation around that knowledge across time and space.
To this end our Academic Library provides tools, resources, and services to support you in this quest and your academic work.
In our Library you will find:
1. Discovery Tools
to Identify Information on that topic — Bibliographic Indexes, Specialized Search Engines, Selected Bibliographies
Note that all Guides on the major Discovery Tools and Databases have 4 Tabs on the left for helping you with:
2. Full Text Resources
to Acquire the Identified Information — Books, Physical [46,000+] and Books,Electronic [261,000+], Journals [12,000_+ titles], Dissertations [1.7 million], Conference Proceedings, Reports, Documents, and much more.
3. Tools for Organizing Resources
to archive, notate, and track all your library work — Lifetime Bibliographic Manager Accounts via Reworks, Personal Search Pages
4. Personalized Support
Support Services — Professional Librarians, experienced in doctoral support, offering weekly schedules of online and face to face private consultations and instructional group sessions,