Spring Semester Hours:
M-Th 8:00 a.m - 11:00 p.m
Fr 8:00 a.m - 5:00 p.m.
Sa 11:00 a.m.- 3:00 p.m.
Su 1:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Visit our Public Services Departments
I.T.S. is responsible for the Computer Lab on the first floor.
For information about the lab call 372-4558.
LRC Public & Information Services: We can help!
Contact the Reference Department at 256-372-4712 or through our ASK A LIBRARIAN service.
Off campus access instructions are accessible from the tab at the top of the page.
What we do:
Reference/research services include helping to analyze information sources, instruction in the use of research tools including print, electronic and other digital formats, guiding users through the research process and helping faculty integrate LRC Resources into the curriculum.
When in doubt
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Recognize a scholary article
Scholarly Articles always:
Cite their sources in the form of footnotes or bibliographies
Are written by an authority or expert in the field whose credentials are prominently stated
Often have a formal appearance with tables, graphs, and diagrams
The language includes specialized terms and the jargon of the discipline
Lengthy articles, usually more than 7 pages and often over 20 pages in length
Contain original research, experimentation, or in-depth studies in the field
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