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SPED M. Ed.: Services

Professor Malakpa's Seminar

Available for you...

The Carver Resource Center (GH3000) has equipment and computers available during the week. Equipment include video cameras and laptops for check-out and take-home. The Center has a selective collection of textbooks and other resource materials. Check the website for hours.

The Information Commons is open 24 hours a day 5 days a week.

  • 100 Thin Client computers
  • 65 lap tops that circulate within the library
  • 20 Macintosh computers
  • 3 Scanners
  • 4 printing stations (1200 pages free per semester)
  • Free wireless network

Individual Instruction Appointments: Though available to everyone, personal appointments are especially useful for graduate students beginning their research. Schedule a time with a knowledgeable librarian to help you learn what tools and databases are available in your subject.  Faculty Librarians are On Main Campus - Contact your subject specialist to make an appointment.

If you are a Teaching Assistant: We can help teach your classes how to use the library, too!  We have classrooms in the Carlson Library (some with hands-on computer labs), or we can come to your classroom or lab. See the Faculty Services page for more details

Thesis and Dissertations--see libguide in link.
For help keeing your your thoughts organized and your citations in order while writing your thesis or dissertation, see Endnote below.

Services

ILLiad

ILLiad is the electronic system you use to request an item through Interlibrary Loan. The name ILLiad can be thought of as an acronym for InterLibrary Loan internet accessible database.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions about ILLiad

EndNote

Whether you are starting your Master’s or beginning your lit review for your dissertation, organization is a key factor in reducing the level of anxiety any of these large projects can produce in anyone. Endnote is software which can keep your reading list in order, keep track of what you read, what you thought about what you read and keep a record of important thoughts and facts that brought you to where you are right now. Endnote can be a partner in helping in citing works while you are writing and building the right kind of bibliography when you are done. 

For more information about Endnote, how to use it and what ways it can help you, click here: http://endnote.com/training/

To get your copy of Endnote X4, go to http://myutaccount.utoledo.edu and login in by following the directions. You will find the link to download software your myUT Account page.

If you need any further help, you can always call x2325 on main campus or x4225 on the health science campus.

Course Reserves

When you click on the instructor name or course number, you will see a list of available materials.  

  • Items with *Click on Title for ELECTRONIC COPY* in the Format column are available electronically... you will be prompted for your name and ID number to access them.  Please see Using Electronic Reserves for more information about viewing and printing electronic reserves.
  • Items with a Call # are available from the Circulation or Service Desk for limited check out times (set by instructor).
  • For any additional assistance with reserves, you may contact the appropriate staff listed at the bottom of the Using Course Reserves page.

Chat with a Librarian: Main Campus

Chat with a librarian in the Carlson Library Reference Department.  If we are not online, see below for alternate means to contact us. 

Our chat service requires javascript. Please leave a message at askit@utnet.utoledo.edu or 419-530-2325.

For information on how to reach us in person, by phone, or by e-mail, see the Ask a Librarian page.