Computing, Information Technology & Library Essentials for Graduate Students
Computing • Email account activation • Forwarding email • NetID: for accessing Library workstations, Computer Labs, WebCT and other services
Computing, cont. • Antivirus software • Wireless basics • Get a Wireless card • How to configure your computer and connect to the Wireless network
Computing Labs • General Information, including links to lab hours • The E.L. Cord Computing Lab is open 10 minutes after the Getchell Library is open and closes 15 minutes before the library closes. • Getchell Library hours
Computing Help Desk • Mon-Thurs 8 a.m.-7 p.m. • Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. • Sat-Sun 1 p.m.-5 p.m. • 784-4320, ext. 1 • firstname.lastname@example.org
Computing Policies University and UCCSN policy statements related to computer and network usage. Anyone accepting and/or using UNR/UCCSN computer resources must agree and adhere to the terms of these policies.
Teaching and Learning Technologies (TLT)784-6085 • TLT provides support to all instructional activities. Services include: Multimedia Design and Support Classroom Services Distance Education Graphics
NetID – needed to use library workstations • Borrowing materials - general info. • Information for semester borrowers
Off-campus access • Access to articles, databases & course reserves from off-campus for UNR students, faculty & staff. • All you need is a library barcode!
Electronic journals • Online access to thousands of journals • Access through the above link • Also find e-journals in the library catalog (Journal and newspaper title search)
Interlibrary Loan & Document Delivery • Check first. Available materials arrive within 4 days. • If not available through Link+, log on to ILLiad to order materials not available at UNR. • No charges for article copies or for borrowing volumes (in most cases)
Finding online resources on the Library Web site • Subject Web pages • Database list A-Z
Sources for help • Call us at 784-6500 • Chat/Ask a Librarian • Information Resources & Services for Graduate Students • Subject Specialist Librarians • Dataworks - for specialized software, data storage & analysis
This guide was created by: Patrick RagainsBusiness & Government Information LibrarianMail Stop 322University of Nevada, Renophone: (775) 784-6500, ext. 309email: email@example.com