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Research Collaborations: Showcasing the John B. Library’s Resources and Reference Librarians- Training Session: RITI: Organizing Your Library Research for Summer

Description: Come gather the best practices for researching the library’s virtual resources.

RITI: Organizing Your Library Research for Summer

Prairie View A&M University: Research Innovation 

Organizing Your Library Research for Summer 

John  B. Coleman Library


John B Coleman Library Building 

Presenter: Kimberly M. Gay. Head of Reference and Information Services, Academic Librarian II 

Title: Organizing your Library Researching for the Summer


  • Databases A-Z (All Subjects) 
  • eJournals (Browse Subjects- Full-text articles to the journal) Connecting with journal publishers for publications
  • RefWorks- Cloud-based documenting their research. Guide for using Refworks- LibGuide 
  • Connecting with a Professional Reference and Instruction Librarian: online and facetoface summer services (Live Chat, Askalibriran, LibGuides, Consultations, Available Saturdays 8 am to 5 pm)
  • Library Faculty and Staff Liaison Support
  • Research Support (writing center, citation styles, ect…)
  • Library Remote Access: Accessing from off campus 
  • Circulation Department: Interlibrary Loan
  • Reserve a Room- Research Collaboration Space needed (Room 108, 508, 207C) 
  • Reserve a Room- Research Collaboration Space needed (Research/Instruction Computer Lab (Rm 127)
  • Academic Integrity Online workshop- with AI certification (Request a workshop) 
  • JBCL Download Library App: Ask A Librarian
  • Make a consultation appointment with your liaison librarian
  • JBCL summer hours: M-F 8 am to 9 pm Saturday 8am to 5 pm, Sunday closed
  • EXLIBRIS: PIVOT-Research Funding Database 
  • Scopus- PVAMU Research publications (Affiliation Details- Prairie View A and M University)

Thank you for all the library support,

Kimberly M. Gay, Head of Reference and Information Services Department, Academic Librarian II 

John B. Coleman Library
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 519, MS 1040, Prairie View, Texas 77446
Physical Address: L.W. Minor St. / University Drive, Prairie View, Texas 77446
Reference: (936) 261-1535, Circulation: (936) 261-1542

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