Drinko Library/Study Center

Books:

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How do I find a book?
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Use the Marshall Libraries catalog to find a books in the Marshall Libraries. You may find books located in libraries outside of Marshall University by using EZ-Borrow, or Information Delivery Services (IDS)
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Location of the reference books?
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The printed (paper) reference books in Drinko Library are on the 1st floor. Online reference sources like Credo are available using links on the Popular Databases webpage of the Marshall Libraries website.
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Where are the various book collections located?
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The first floor of Drinko Library contains the featured new books section, graphic novels, print reference books, and the video collection. The print journals, children's books, and general collection books with call numbers A-J are on the second floor. The general collection books with call numbers K-Z are on the third floor. Our electronic books collection may be accessed using links on our E-Books website.
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Location of childrens books?
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The childrens books are located in the childrens' books area, located on the second floor of Drinko Library.
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How are the library materials organized by shelf numbers or call numbers in Drinko Library?
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General collection books with call numbers A-J are on the second floor, and the general collection books with call numbers K-Z are on the third floor. All print reference books are located on the first floor. Our electronic books collection may be accessed using links on our E-Books website.
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Location of the circulating books (books you may borrow)?
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Books that are available for check out are located on the first, second and third floors of Drinko Library. Other libraries where you my borrow books at Marshall are the Health Sciences Library, the South Charleston library, the Government Documents library, and the Morrow Stacks. For borrowing policies visit the Circulation Services webpage.

Computers:

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Location of computers I may use in Drinko Library?
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Directions:

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Are floorplans or maps of Drinko library available?
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See the Drinko Library webpage for detailed maps of each floor and a tour of the building. A floorplan wall map is also posted beside each elevator.
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Location of the circulation desk for checking out items in Drinko Library?
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The circulation desk in in the main lobby on the first floor (ground floor) of Drinko Library.
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Location of the reference desk for library research help in Drinko Library?
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The research/reference desk in in the main lobby on the first floor (ground floor) of Drinko Library.
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Location of the Study Center in Drinko Library?
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The Study Center is on the first floor (ground floor) of Drinko Library.
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Where is the Library Administration Office in Drinko Library?
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The Library Administration office is on the 3rd floor of Drinko Library.
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Where are the rest rooms?
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In Drinko Library the rest rooms are located on each floor, behind the elevators.
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Where are the printers in the Drinko Library?
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The Drinko Library printers are located in the Study Center and also on the second and third floors next to the elevators .

General Information:

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Is food or drink allowed in the Study Center?
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No food or drink is permitted in the Study Center.
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Is food or drink allowed in the library?
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Drinks allowed in spill-proof containers. Please keep food to a minimum. Please be considerate of others and keep noise, including headphones, down to a reasonable level.

Hours:

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Daily hours of the Drinko library?
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Journals:

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Where are the journals or periodicals in Drinko Library?
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In Drinko Library the print journals or periodicals are on the second floor and you can see look browse our periodicals through Browzine. For a list of all databases we subscribe to see all of our databases .

Library Instruction:

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How do I request a library instruction session for my class?
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Visit the Library Instruction Request website.

Photocopying:

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Where are the photocopy machines in Drinko Library?
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The photocopiers are located near the elevators on each floor.

Policies:

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What are the library hours during inclement weather or an emergency>
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Printing:

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Where do I get my printouts in the Drinko Library?
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The Drinko Library printers are located in the Study Center on the first floor, and also on the second and third floors next to the elevators.

Reserving Rooms:

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How do I reserve a study room or a presentation room?
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Use this reservation form to reserve collaboration rooms, team rooms, or study rooms in Drinko Library. To reserve other rooms including presentation rooms and computer labs please log on to the 25Live System using your Marshall log-in credentials (ie: username and password) at http://mur25live.marshall.edu/25live/.

Scanners:

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Where are the book and journal scanners located?
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Document scanners are located in the Study Center. There is also a document scanner on every floor. Photograph scanners are located in the scanner room in the Study Center.
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Where can I scan a photograph?
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There are scanners to scan color photographs in the scanner room in the Drinko Library Study Center on the first floor. Ask at the Study Center desk to get access to them.

Telephone:

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What is the telephone number of the 24 hour Study Center?
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696-3249