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IB Extended Essay - Library Session: Welcome & Housekeeping

Welcome & Wayfinding

You will be looking at a variety of resources on the library website. The boxes below will direct you to the different resources recommended for the different topic areas for your class.

Rush Rhees Library floor plans.
To determine which floor of the library has a particular call number range, use this Call Number Directory.

Some of you might need the Carlson Library floor plans.

If you have any questions on how to find or access anything, please do not hesitate to ask! 

Best of luck to all of you on your projects!

Computer Login

To access library resources on public computers: Login with provided User Name and Password. This access allows printing and saving with USB flash drives. On your laptop, login to the guest wireless network.  

Circulation & Checkout

If you find a book that you would like to check out of the library, you may not do so today. You may however, return on another date. 

Ages 18 or over: Borrowing privileges are granted to individuals with RRLC Access cards.  Please inquire at your school library for details.

Ages younger than 18: You will have to return with a parent or guardian to check the book out. Your parent will need to sign up for a RRLC borrower's card.  

For more information on borrowing policies, see: http://www.library.rochester.edu/use#pre-college

Printing & Saving Articles

Options:

  1. Download the article and email it to yourself using your gmail
  2. Send yourself the email using the email feature in the database (within some article databases)
  3. Download the article and save to a usb drive

Detailed instructions on how to use the printing system from a public computer can be found here:
http://tech.rochester.edu/tutorials/how-to-use-the-public-printing-system.

Handouts and other useful stuff