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.

Additional student services that are located in the library:

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.