The University Libraries website will serve as the main portal for most of your research. From the main website, you will be able to
Regardless of the type of information that you are using, you always need to consider the authority, coverage, objectivity, accuracy, and currency of the information. University Libraries offers several guides on evaluating information:
University Libraries offers a comprehensive web page relating to citation and style manuals. This page will guide you to both print and electronic resources.
Citation, or reference, managers are very helpful when you are collecting, organizing, and retrieving large amounts of research. At University Libraries, we recommend the following tools for research management. Although we only "officially" support EndNote, we are more than willing to talk about the other tools, as well.
Schedule a one-on-one appointment with your subject librarian if you have any other questions or concerns. Information for all College Librarians can be found here. Additionally, the 4th floor reference desk (Science & Technology Reference Desk) is staffed during normal library hours, if you have a question that needs immediate assistance. You can drop in, or use our Ask a Librarian system for virtual service. We look forward to seeing you in the library!
College Librarian for Sciences, Life Sciences, and Engineering
5004 Newman Library
Librarian Office Hours in Wallace Atrium: Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
By appointment in Newman 5004
Sun, May 19: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Mon-Fri, May 20-24: 7:30am - 8:00pm
Sat-Sun, May 25-26: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Mon, May 27: Closed