'Orientation to University of the Western Cape Library'
Module 1 will familiarise you with the layout and organisation of the Library facilities, collections and services. You'll also be introduced to SmartSearch which is the main tool for finding information in print or online.
Specifically, you will understand the way each of the following Library resources and services works at UWC:
Take an online tour (Library video) and explore our services and collections
Read the Learning Objectives at left. Then, click here to begin Module 1.
Module 1 has 5 pages, as follows:
|A. Services (Loans; Reserves; Knowledge Commons; Copying & Printing)|
|B. Resources (Stack Guide; Reference Collection; E-Resources; Periodicals)|
|C. Using the Library (SmartSearch; Library Home Page; Study Space; Rules)|
D. How to find where a book is shelved (Dewey Decimal system at UWC)
|E. Getting help (General Reference desk; Faculty Librarians; Self Learning Zone)|
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