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HIST 1111/FYS 1000 Meagher: Search tools

Guide to information sources useful for this course

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Search Electronic book collection from Lane Library

Ebrary offers e-books from trusted publishers in all academic subject areas!

 "Sign in" with your port username and password. 

How to download a chapter from an electronic book in Ebrary:

Capture a chapter or selected pages from an ebook by using the PRINT function.  Selecting the print icon opens a window allowing you to PRINT TO PDF.  Here are the steps:

  1. Sign in to ebrary using your Port username and password.
  2. Open the book you are using in Read Online and navigate to the pages you want to print.
  3. Click the print icon, choose the pages you want, and click Continue.
  4. PDF copy of the pages you selected will be created.  Print or save.

Publishers limit the number of pages you may copy to PDF from any one book.

What Liberty Center students need to know about book delivery

To request books from Lane Library's collection be sent to you at Liberty Center:

  • place an ILLIAD request for the book. Login to ILLIAD with your 907# and last name as default password. 
  • You will need author, title, publisher and year of publication for the book (easily found in the library's catalog).  
  • Write a message in the notes field of the form stating, "I'm a Liberty Center student and and need the book sent to Liberty Center." Thanks!
  • Trouble connecting to ILLIAD? Contact the library's Interlibrary loan Dept, e-mail phone: 912-344-3125.
  • Ms. Brenda Douglas, Degree Program Assistant, 912-877-1909 is your contact at Liberty Center for this service.

 

Searching History Reference Center

Article databases

Find articles in scholarly, history journals.

Books found searching GIL FIND

Examples of the many books available from the library on this and most all topics, both ebooks and printed. Recall that you can request printed books be delivered to the Liberty Center, there are regular deliveries. 

Capture a chapter or selected pages from an ebook by using the PRINT function.  Selecting the print icon opens a window allowing you to PRINT TO PDF.  Here are the steps:

  1. Sign in to ebrary using your Port username and password.
  2. Open the book you are using in Read Online and navigate to the pages you want to print.
  3. Click the print icon, choose the pages you want, and click Continue.
  4. PDF copy of the pages you selected will be created.  Print or save.

Publishers limit the number of pages you may copy to PDF from any one book.

Using GALILEO

GALILEO and all other subscription resources are accessed from off campus with your Armstrong port username and password.

Questions about access? 

Login with Armstrong port from off campus

Use your Armstrong port directory username and password to login to all these information resources from off campus. Update your port account here

Trouble accessing these resources from off campus?  

Questions? Trouble connecting? Pls contact me