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What username and password do I use to log on from off campus

386 views   |   Last updated on Feb 23, 2015   

Below are some tips to help you troubleshoot off campus authentication issues: Are you using an SSU network account to authenticate? Do not add @shawnee.edu or @mymail.shawnee.edu to the username (doej) The password may be different than the one you use for student SSU mymail email accounts You will not be able to authenticate if your password needs reset You can reset your password on any campus ... read more


What are the library's hours?

290 views   |   Last updated on Mar 04, 2016    Hours About The Library

Semester Hours Monday – Thursday – 7:30 am - 10:45 pm Friday – 7:30 am – 5:00 pm Saturday – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Sunday – noon – 11:45 pm Christmas Break Hours Mon - Fri 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday and Sunday - Closed Holidays and Days Closed December 24th and 25th - Christmas Eve and Christmas January 1 - New Year's Holiday January 19 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day March 5th, 6th, 12th -  Spring Brea ... read more


How do I access Noodle Tools

249 views   |   Last updated on Jul 09, 2014   

To log in, click Noodle Tools.  Please call the service desk @ 740-351-3321 for instructions on how to log in and set up an account for Noodle Tools.  Instructions can also be sent to a shawnee.edu or mymail.shawnee.edu email address.


How do I access Mango Languages

244 views   |   Last updated on Jul 10, 2014    Mango Languages

Mango Language Learning Center is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, Russian and more. Users create an account to track their progress through the lessons.


How do I schedule a research consultation with a librarian?

242 views   |   Last updated on Jun 24, 2016   

Librarians are available for individual research consultations to help you with research. Email us at ssulibrary@shawnee.edu to schedule a session.  Please include your name, phone number, and research topic in the email.  Also, please specify if you wish to meet with a specific librarian or the first available librarian.


Where do I pick up OhioLINK books?

227 views   |   Last updated on Jul 09, 2014   

Pick up OhioLINK items at the library Service Desk.  You will receive an email when your items are available for pick up.


Does it cost to print in the library?

225 views   |   Last updated on Jul 10, 2014    Printing Color Printing

There is no charge for black and white print outs for students, faculty, and staff.  Color printing costs $.25 per page.  Please stop at the services for assistance with color printing.


Can I check out textbooks from the library?

224 views   |   Last updated on Aug 19, 2014   

Faculty place some textbooks on library reserve and students can check out the text to use in the library.  You can search for your course textbooks in the library's online catalog by your professor's last name or the course name.


What database is recommended for research for Education courses?

212 views   |   Last updated on Jul 10, 2014    Research Databases Education

Try the library's Education Discovery Service.  It finds articles in all the library's education, psychology, school, and children's literature databases! 


I am not able to create an account for the Medcom Streaming Nursing Videos.

210 views   |   Last updated on Oct 01, 2014   

Please email Janet Stewart for assistance with creating a Medcom account.


How do I access EndNote Web?

200 views   |   Last updated on Mar 10, 2015   

EndNote Web is available to Shawnee State University and is a great tool for help creating bibliographies.  Stop by the library if you need help using End Note Web.  We'd be glad to show you how End Note Web can help you.


Where do I find Reference Resources like Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Statistical Sources?  Are they online?

177 views   |   Last updated on Mar 10, 2015   

Reference resources -- electronic and print hard copy --- are all cataloged. If you know the name of a specific title, you can identify the call number or access the URL link via the library catalog (beartrack.shawnee.edu).   If you do not know the name of a title, do this: from the library homepage (library.shawnee.edu), in the window in the middle of the screen, click "Databases/Research Guides. ... read more


Where is Something about the Author (SATA) and how do I find an author or illustrator entry in it? 

159 views   |   Last updated on Mar 10, 2015   

Something about the Author (SATA) is in the Curriculum Materials Center (CMC).  The call number is PN 451 .S6.  To find an entry, look up the last name of your author or illustrator in the CUMULATIVE INDEX in VOLUME 237.  The cumulative index will indicate the volume(s) in which entries can be found. 


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