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ISU LIBRARY BASICS  

What you need to know to get started with your research at the ISU Library.
Last Updated: Aug 24, 2014 URL: http://libguides.indstate.edu/isulibbasics Print Guide RSS Updates

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3rd Floor

Main Stacks Books
LC – Z  

2nd Floor 

 Main Stacks Books
A – LB

Main Floor 

Entrance,
Browsing,

Reference

Lower Level 

Govt Docs,
Educ Materials 

Basement 

Journals, Microforms,
ISU Theses

 

Library Readiness for Research and Recreation

These handouts provide an easy way to start finding out all about the physical Library and the virtual one.

 

Contact Information

Library Services for Students


Cunningham Memorial Library at Indiana State University offers one stop shopping for students.  Whether students need help with researching a topic, writing a paper, or finding a book, ISU Library is The Campus Living Room. Effective services to distance education students is a priority of the ISU Library.

 

The library promotes the educational and research missions of ISU by providing the collections, services, and environments that lead to intellectual discovery, creativity, and the exchange of ideas. The library collections include more than two million items. The library catalog facilitates access to over 3000 electronic books and over 10,000 electronic government documents. Preference is given to collecting journals and periodicals in an online format. The library provides access to over 230 databases that include journals, magazines, newspapers, electronic books, and other sources.

  Information Literacy Standards

Information literacy forms the basis for lifelong learning. It is common to all disciplines, to all learning environments, and to all levels of education. It enables learners to master content and extend their investigations, become more self-directed, and assume greater control over their own learning. An information literate individual is able to:

  • Determine the extent of information needed
  • Access the needed information effectively and efficiently
  • Evaluate information and its sources critically
  • Incorporate selected information into one’s knowledge base
  • Use information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose
  • Understand the economic, legal, and social issues surrounding the use of information, and access and use information ethically and legally
 

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