Curtis Laws Wilson Library
400 W. 14th Street
Rolla, MO 65409-0060

8 AM - Midnight
7 Days a Week
Closed Campus Holidays

Main office: 573-341-4227
Circulation: 573-341-4008
Interlibrary Loan: 573-341-4006
Reference: 573-341-4007
Fax: 573-341-4233
Email: library@mst.edu

Library Tutorials

Library Resource Tutorials

infoMiner Tutorial to Library Resources

This tutorial was created at Missouri S&T to teach patrons how to use various aspects of the library for research.  It includes 6 modules that can be completed in any order including:

  1. Starting Smart -- Learning about how to evaluate information you find on the web
  2. Choosing a topic
  3. Using MERLIN -- The library catalog system
  4. Finding Articles -- Using electronic databases and the catalog
  5. Using the web -- ... to find scholarly information
  6. Citing Sources and Plagiarism

Finding articles that have been written on a topic

Finding the full text of articles

Requesting an article through interlibrary loan

Finding a copy of a book

Evaluating websites

 

Other issues

Printing an over-sized article from the New York Times Historical database

Creating a PDF from the Microfiche/film reader printer

Configuring a VPN to work with library resources

Renewing a book online