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How do I find books?

Use the Omni library catalogue to look up print and electronic books Finding Books in Omni Check the location Find the call number of the book and use it to find the location Waterloo campus call number locations are listed on the floor plans...

Collaborative Futures Library Services Platform

New Library System and Services Coming to Laurier Highlights: Improved interface and enhanced user experience Improved access to a broader range of resources from new partner libraries Shared patron services and policies across 14 Ontario...

Honours Thesis Research Chemistry & Biochemistry

General Tips See Websites from the Chemistry & Biochemistry Subject Page Which database to use? Chemists tend to use SciFinder and Biochemists use PubMed or Web of Science Biggest Chemistry publishers: American Chemical Society and Royal Society... CH490

Welcome (back) to the Laurier Library

We hope that all of our users have had a wonderful summer. Now that fall is upon us, it’s time to connect with what the Library has to offer. Students: are you new to the Library and unsure where to start? Or just in need of a mini-refresher? Start by...

Library Closed St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

The Waterloo Campus Library will be closing on both Saturday March 16th and Sunday March 17th. This decision is in line with other Laurier campus buildings closures. Building hours at other campus Libraries will be unaffected by this change. The Library...

Mediterranean Culture I

Need Scholarly Sources? Omni Library Catalogue Type in search terms (e.g. Tunisia AND refugees) and click on "search Omni" For scholarly articles, click on “peer-reviewed journals” link (on the left side of page) To read an article, click on the... MI201

Practice with Groups

About this Guide This guide was created for SK313-BR students. It provides information about how to research your assignment topics and cite your sources. Finding Research About Your Topic The best place to start your research is the Library website.... SK313-BR

Quantitative Research Methods and Analysis

About this Guide This guide was created for SK312-BR students. It provides information about doing a literature review, finding sources, developing a research question, and citing. What is a Literature Review? Reviewing the literature on a particular... SK312-BR

Course Readings: Avoid Getting Snowed Under

It is that time of year again. Submit your reading lists now for course reserves and the material will be available to students at the beginning of classes for the Winter Term. Digital Reading Materials - Electronic Reserves The library provides a...

Enhancements made to Library website

Since the launch of the new Library website in September 2013, we have been listening to the feedback of our user community1, and we decided to make a few enhancements. We believe that the changes align with the community feedback and our goals of...

Attention faculty: use ARES to submit your course readings

Ares Course Reserves allows faculty to place materials on reserve for a course, both in print or electronic form. Students enrolled in the course have access to electronic content 24/7. Course readings are integrated into MyLearning Space. Submit early...

Course reading submissions - Spring into Action

Use ARES to submit your course readings Submit early and material will be available for students for the beginning of classes. If we need to order the material or recall it from a patron, it could take 2 weeks or more. Ares Course Reserves allows...

Development and the Environment

Finding scholarly sources: Scholarly articles - go to the Geography Subject page and start at the Geography and Environmental Sciences @ ProQuest database bundle search on your city with other terms such as "mitigation" or "adaptation" and "policy" or... GESC291

Violence in Families

About this Guide This guide was created for SK430 students. It provides information about doing a research paper and will help with Assignment #1. Getting Started Once you have your topic, you'll need to develop a thesis statement. It helps to think... SK430-BR

Creative Arts in Social Work Practice

About this Guide This guide was created for SK412 students. It includes information about doing a research paper: developing a research question, searching the scholarly literature, working with sources, and citing. Reviewing the guide will help with... SK412-BR

Qualitative Research Methods

Library web site the quickest tour ever: books, articles, journals, theses what is a Library database? in other words, Why can't I just use Google Scholar? Lee, J. (2015). The effects of music on pain: A review of systematic reviews and meta-analysis (... MU606

Omni Library System Coming Soon

The Omni search and library system platform is coming soon. About the Omni Search and Library Services Platform Highlights Improved interface and enhanced user experience Improved access to a broader range of resources from new partner libraries...

Student Research Guide for Film Studies

First steps Your OneCard is your library card. New cards should be automatically registered. Working from home? Log in first Finding a focus Developing a research question (5:07) Important hints identify more items than you need (some may be hard to... FS

Disease and Society

A) Finding a focus Developing a research question (5:07) Improving Your Thesis Statement (5:25) B) Research strategies read each source as you go along; each one will lead to more (ie. check the bibliography/works cited) keep track of where you look... CT203, HS203

Center for Research Libraries

Highlights of the collection Borrowing materials The Laurier Library is a member of the Center for Research Libraries (CRL), which provides an array of resources and services for the scholar. CRL makes available more than 4.5 million publications,...

American Cinema, 1929-69

About this Guide This guide was created for FS264 students. It includes information to help with the annotated bibliography and research essay assignments. Finding Scholarly Sources a) Peer-reviewed Articles Peer review is a process that involves... FS264

Indigenous Field of Study (PT-MSW)

About This Guide Greetings MSW Indigenous Field of Study part-time students! I'm Meredith, the Social Work Librarian, and this short guide is something I put together to help you navigate the Library as you do your research. Getting Support First, it's... SK-IFS

New Venture - Consumer Demographics (G.E.L. Factors)

Welcome to Laurier Library's BU111 Course Guide on G.E.L. Factors. This Guide will point you to key resources that will kick-start your research on GEL Factors for both your Preliminary and Final Reports for your New Venture Project. To find out about G.E... BU111