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How late is the library open?

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The current building hours for the Hickman-Johnson-Furrow Learning Center which includes the library can be found here. ... read more


Where are the electronic journal articles?

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The library subscribes to a number of electronic databases that provide access to hundreds of thousands of full text journal articles as well as citations. Full a complete list of the databases the library subscribes to, click here.... read more


When is the best time to get help with research?

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 The reference desk schedule is located here, but please come in anytime between 8am to 5pm, send us an email or give us a call and we will be happy to help you or setup an appointment that meets your schedule.... read more


How do I get help with research if I am a distance education student?

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 All of our students, staff and faculty have access to our reference services. If you are not able to physically visit the library for in person research assistance, we have a number of distant options available including the Librarian Chat, phone, Skype, email and LibGuides  Please feel free to contact us if you need further assistance or would like to set up an appointment to speak with a librar... read more


Why do I keep getting an error message when I am trying to access the databases from off campus?

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 If you are getting error messages when trying to access the databases from off campus, there are a number of reasons this could be happening.Are you using a laptop or computer that is from or on a K-12 public school network? Many K-12 public schools have internet blocks on their computers which block our databases from opening. Try using a personal computer or the public library's computers as th... read more


How do I use the databases from off campus?

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 The library databases are available off campus with your Morningside username and password. For most people, this is the same username and password that you would use to access your email.... read more


Can I check out books if I am a graduate student?

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 Yes. All of our students are able to check out books, DVDs, CDs and use our interlibary loan service where we order a title we do not have access to in our library from another library. If you are looking for a specific title, article or recording, fill out this form. If you still need assistance, contact Susan Trisler.... read more


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