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Top Ten Things for Students to Know About the CF Library

1. HOURS


Summer Hours

Monday-Thursday: 7:30am-6:00pm
Friday-Sunday: Closed

Fall and Spring Hours
Monday-Thursday: 7:30am-9:00pm
Friday: 7:30am-4:30pm
Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm
Sunday: Closed


2. EMAIL


Library Reference Desk: library@cf.edu


3. PHONE NUMBERS


Circulation Desk 352-854-2322 x1344
Reference Desk 352-854-2322 x1345


4. LIBRARY SITE


For library information:
library.cf.edu


For handouts: library.cf.edu/handouts.htm

5. LINCCWEB SITE


LINCCWeb is the website for the Florida state college libraries:

www.linccweb.org

6. LINCCWEB CATALOG


Search the
Catalog for books, ebooks, videotapes and DVDs.
From LINCCWeb, click the orange
Search the Library Catalog button.
Click the Central Florida/Ocala link to see if a book is on the shelf or checked out.


7. CHECKING OUT BOOKS & DVDS


Students must have their CF Student IDs to check out items.


Items How Many? How Long? Renew?
Books 20 total/5 per subject 3 weeks Yes, for another 3 weeks
DVDs 2 1 week No


8. LINCCWEB DATABASES


There are over 100 databases, most of which provide the full text of magazine, journal, and newspaper articles.


9. RECOMMENDED DATABASES


Academic Search Complete
(in General)
The world's largest scholarly, multi-disciplinary database, containing full text for 5,300 periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals.


Issues and Controversies (in News and Current Events)
Current information on 600+ controversial research topics including overviews, timelines, statistics, key news events, and selected historical source documents.

America’s Newspapers (in News and Current Events)
The complete electronic editions of more than 600 U.S. newspapers, including The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. A separate database, Florida Newspapers, offers full-text access to 65+ Florida newspapers.

CQ Researcher (in News and Current Events)
Forty-four reports on controversial topics are produced a year, dating from 1923.


Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center (in News and Current Events)
A one-stop source for information and statistics on today's hottest social issues. The electronic version of the Opposing Viewpoints reference series.


10. LINCCWEB ACCESS


To access the databases, log in with your Borrower ID (CF student ID number) and PIN (last four digits of your social security number).


 




 

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