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The ACRL Framework for Information Literacy

2017-08-25T11:29:21+00:00 By |Information Literacy|

In January 2016, the Board of the Association of College and Research Libraries adopted the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education. This framework consists of six broad frames representing threshold concepts in information literacy. There are six frames in the framework. These frames are typically presented in alphabetical order because the concepts are meant [...]

Library Tips #6: The TexShare Card

2017-03-31T14:18:17+00:00 By |Library Tips|

One special perk of being a current SRSU student, faculty or staff member is the eligibility to apply for a TexShare Card. The TexShare Card entitles you to borrow books at any participating library throughout Texas. This means access to the most resources by the most people all across our state. So, where do you sign up? [...]

Library Tips #5: More Than Books

2017-03-24T12:37:47+00:00 By |Library Tips|

Did you know the Bryan Wildenthal Memorial Library houses more than just books? [iframe src="//giphy.com/embed/L0wjOmCXiuiyI" width="480" height="304.5783132530121" frameBorder="0" class="giphy-embed" allowFullScreen>] John Lennon's dismissive duh via GIPHY Well, believe it or not -- and aside from the completely separate and amazing Archives of the Big Bend on the second level about which you will read more in [...]

Library Tips #4: Databases A-Z

2017-03-10T13:51:27+00:00 By |Library Tips|

Searching individual databases found using Databases A-Z is an alternative to researching using the EBSCO Discovery System -- what we sometimes call EDS or the Discovery System -- on the library's homepage. Learn more about searching the Discovery System here. This semester, we updated and transferred our list of subscription databases to SRSU Library Databases A-Z, a [...]

Library Tips #3: More Services from Library Staff

2017-03-03T09:04:22+00:00 By |Library Tips|

L to R: SRSU Library Conference Room; SWTJC Del Rio Library; Archives of the Big Bend via @SRSULibrary on Instagram Below, find out more about some new and some tried-and-true services available to you. Most of these services are local to Alpine, but we will work with distance education students, faculty and staff to coordinate [...]

Library Tips #2: Get Help from a Librarian

2017-02-24T09:33:51+00:00 By |Library Tips|

L to R: Librarians Suyu Dong, Betsy Evans, April Aultman Becker and Lori Schreiber If there's one thing we want you to know, it's that Team Library is always looking for ways to better help you with your information needs. Here are some ways to get help from the SRSU library: Visit us [...]

New Series: Library Tips

2017-02-17T10:22:25+00:00 By |Library Tips|

Welcome to a new series of bite-sized library tips. Each Friday, we'll share something about our services -- both virtual and physical -- here on the blog. The Library is here to support you and to support student learning outcomes. Please think of us and contact us with your suggestions, ideas for collaboration and more. So, [...]

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