Library Website

Information at Your Fingertips

A Guide for Survival in the Information Jungle


General | Available Information

The library website is your window to the library's resources. The following explains what you will be able to locate on the website.

 

General Information

Alumnae Library
Elms College
291 Springfield St.
Chicopee, MA 01013-2839

Phone: 413-265-2280
Fax: 413-594-7418
http://www.elms.edu/library
OR
http://www.elms.edu
Click on "Library"


Available Information

Books & Media

  • Online Catalog
  • C/W MARS Western Catalog
  • C/W MARS Central Catalog
  • MassCat
  • Virtual Catalog
  • WorldCat
  • Digital Books Catalog
  • Digital Treasures
  • Area Online Catalogs
  • Sisters of St. Joseph Online Catalogs

Articles

  • Electronic Databases
  • Databases by Subject
  • Journal Title List
  • Journals in Online Catalog
  • Newspaper List
  • Public Databases (MLIN)

Research

  • Electronic Databases
  • Federal Documents
  • Federal Resources
    • September 11 Websites
    • United Nations Websites
    • Federal Resources by Subject
    • Federal Documents Classification Scheme
    • State and Local Government
    • Full-text Journals (U of Louisville)
  • Subject Resources (Each guide includes a list of subject databases, durable links to subject sources in PAC and internet resources)
  • Evaluate Websites

Help

  • Library Help Desk 
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Glossary Library Terms
    • Glossary Serials Terms
    • Library Forms
  • Help Guides
    • To Access Electronic Databases
    • Call Numbers
    • InfoTrac Databases
    • Library Website
    • "My Account" - FirstSearch
    • LC Classification
    • Massachusetts Newsstand
    • NewsBank Databases
    • NoodleBib Directions
    • OCLC FirstSearch Databases
    • Online Catalog
    • OneSearch Federated Search
    • Remote Databases
    • Troubleshooting Remote Access
    • Information at Your Fingertips: Guide to Library Resources (.doc)

Services

  • Patron Record Login
  • Course Reserves
  • InterLibrary Loan
  • C/W MARS Holds
  • Information Literacy
    • SearchPath Tutorial
  • Book Memorial Program

Library Information

  • Library Hours
  • Library Mission
  • Library Policies
  • Library Staff
  • Library Floor Directory & Maps
  • Library Tour

Contact

Alumnae Library
Michael Smith
Interim Reference Librarian

413-265-2297
smithm@elms.edu

Library Tech Support

Alumnae Library
Debra Gomes
Librarian/Professor Serials/Systems

413-265-2316
library@elms.edu