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Resources for Online Classes

When classroom instruction is interrupted due to emergencies, delivering classes using online tools (such as Moodle, Google Classroom, Google Meet, or Google Drive) is a way to continue classes at a distance.This resource guide provides tips and guidance.

Off-Campus Research

**If you currently have library items checked out to your account, please keep them until further notice. Disregard any auto-generated emails you may receive for overdue items. You are our #1 priority. Let us know how we can help you.**

Need access to a library resource while off-campus?  No problem!  As long as you have internet access, you will be able to access most of our electronic resources.  To start, first click All Course/Subject Guides on the Library homepage.  You can also view a list of our electronic resources on our Databases A-Z.

Tips

  • The library has access to close to 200,000 e-books through Ebook Central and ESBCO ebooks.  You can access e-books off-campus, so take advantage of them!

  • Limited internet access?  Most databases allow you to download articles to your computer in PDF format so you can view them later.  With ebooks, you can often download or print limited portions of e-books. See the EBSCO ebook guide for more information

  • Use the inter-library loan system for electronic access to articles we own in print or microform format. The library can scan book chapters and other documents and e-mail them to you. 

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Off-campus access to Transylvania Library's Interlibrary Loan service is available.

We can electronically provide:

  • articles
  • chapters of books

We cannot provide:

  • entire books or physical items that need to be physically delivered

Questions?  Ask a Librarian!

Ask a Librarian or Tech Support Specialist

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Schedule a Consultation
for help with instructional
technology 
 
 
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    Email a librarian
    for research help
    or access
 
 

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Call: 859.233.8225
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we will respond                 

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Other Questions?
Send an email:
library@transy.edu

 

Guide template and various resources copied, with permission, from E.H. Little Library, Davidson College