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College of Human Sciences: Getting Started...

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Welcome

Hello, I am the personal librarian for the College of Human Sciences. There are links to the different subject guides for the College of Human Sciences to the right, under my name. Students, staff, or faculty are welcome to visit my office any time.  However, if you prefer, feel free to call, e-mail, or Lync whenever you might need some assistance.  

What your personal librarian can do for you?

  • when you have any question about the library
  • have a citation where you need to read the article, but don't know how to find the article
  • have an assignment that requires you to find peer reviewed journal articles, or any library materials
  • help you set up your Document Delivery/ interlibrary loan account
  • help you locate style manuals or style manual websites
  • help distance students navigate library resources
  • help students understand managing citation software: Endnote Basic (Endnote Web), Zotero, Mendeley, Colwiz

Google Scholar

Make Google Scholar work for you

Setting Google Scholar to work with the TTU Libraries allows you to use Google Scholar as your database, but allows you to get the materials from the TTU libraries.

Step 1. To change the settings click on Gear Icon Settings near the top of the Google Scholar search page. 

Step 2.  Click on Library links on far left. 

Step 3. Type Texas Tech and nothing else.

Step 4. Click on the box to inlcude Texas Tech Univ. Libraries - FT@TTULib.

Step 5. Click Save.

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