Library Services

Student Services Available at the Library

1. Borrowing Materials

  • Help with reading call numbers to find books, DVDs, and CDs
  • Checking out materials
  • Placing holds & interlibrary loans from other libraries
  • Renewing items you have checked out
  • Answering any questions about loan periods, recall notices and fines

2. Citations & Research

  • Offer suggestions on how to broaden or narrow your topic
  • Help formulate search strategies or suggest new search terms
  • Show you how to find sources: scholarly/peer-reviewed articles, books, primary sources, scientific research articles, trustworthy websites…
  • Learn how to cite sources and create bibliographies/works cited/references
  • Understand plagiarism, paraphrasing and the use of direct quotes
  • Accessing our databases & other electronic resources from off-campus

3. IT Help

  • Printing, photocopying and scanning
  • Help you to set up wireless printing at CUE
  • Password help (Moodle, online services, student email etc.)
  • Logging into the library’s computers
  • Logging into CUE’s wifi (Eduroam)
  • How to access your student email
  • Using Google Drive
  • Basic Microsoft Office help
  • How to check your printing balance

Have questions for us? Stop by the Library Service Desk or contact us here.

If you’re unsure about whether or not we can help you with something, just ask. If we can’t help you, we can usually refer you to the right person.