get a pass when you are coming to the library
during the school day, and do present the pass to the Circulation Librarian.
sign in when you are using the computer writing
area, and do ask for help if you need it when using the computers.
read the signs and directions that have been
placed in the library to help you locate materials.
return books you are using in the library
to the carts near the sign, Please REturn Books Here. Library staff will
make certain they are returned to their places on theshelves.
get a high density computer disk and bring
it with you when you plan to use our writing area, or when a teacher brings
you into the Netscape lab. You will need it to save your files.
save your files before you attempt to print
them. Computers sometimes freeze during the printing operation, and your
work will be lost if you don't save it first.
treat our area with respect, and leave it
clean and orderly.
work with your friends on homework or projects
if you need to, but please do it quietly so as not to disturb other students
bring your assignment sheet with you when
you come to do research, and tell the library staff your specific information
needs, so that they can get the best information to answer your questions.Example:"
I need to get information on gun control for a debate. I have to argue
against gun control. My group will have fifteen minutes to argue. My project
is due in two weeks." This helps the librarian to know that you need a
lot of different viewpoints for your debate. She will get you periodicals,
SIRS reprints, and any available books that disuss many sides of this issue.
complain to library staff if other students
are disturbing you, or if you can't use equipment for your reports because
they are monopolizing it.