A Virtual Tour: Warren D. Allen Music Library Sara Nodine Warren D. Allen Music Library
The Circulation Desk How can I help you today?
Technology Centers Should I start my research or check Facebook?
Research & Reference Collections When was Beethoven born? Hmmm…. I could use Grove Dictionary to find out!
M, ML, and MT Collections -ML- Music Literature -MT- Music Theory -M-Scores
The Research Process • Select a topic: What am I interested in knowing more about? • Find resources: Let’s see what the library has on this topic. • Gathering facts: Dig, dig, dig to find the juicy details. • Write the paper: What does all this information I have found say about my original question? • Edit and format: I should check to make sure my bibliography is formatted correctly and reread my paper. • DONE!!
Using the Library Website News and Announcements At home? Library Information Online Resources Search the catalog
Searching the Catalog Title and Author Search Select a Library Specify Format
Basic Bibliographic Record Limit your search further On the Shelf? Call # Library and Collection
Email or text this resource to yourself Citation It’ s still available!!
Placing Hold Requests “Place a Hold” Enter Lib # from FSUID card
Uborrow(state of Florida) #1 #3 #2
Interlibrary Loan(outside the state) ILLiad Various types of requests
Basic reference resources you need to know about… • Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians ML100 .N48 2000 and online • A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations : Chicago style for students and researchers / Kate Turabian LB2369 .T8 2007 • The Chicago manual of style (16th edition) Z253 .U69 2010 There are SO many more!!!
A few streaming media you need to know about…. • Naxos • Naxos Video Library • Classical Music Library • American Song • Smithsonian Global Sound • All available through http://music.fsu.edu/library
Finally…you have friendly library staff on your side!! Call us, send an email, or just drop by! We are happy to help you!
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