Library

Announcement    Wednesday, July 15, 2020
The library remains dedicated to support the needs of our students, faculty, and staff during these unprecedented times.  The library encourages students, faculty, and staff to utilize our wealth of electronic resources including, but not limited to, scholarly articles, ebooks, newspapers, maps, images, primary sources, dissertations and theses, statistics and datasets and several digital streaming options.    As always, and in preparation for the upcoming school year, please contact...
Announcement    Monday, April 27, 2020
Was your conference canceled?  You can still share your research!  The Knowledge Box (https://kb.gcsu.edu) is available to deposit your papers, posters, powerpoints, etc.  The Knowledge Box is an institutional repository managed by the library, and one of the perks is a monthly readership report, so you can see when and where your research is being used.  Email jennifer.townes@gcsu.edu to get started!
Announcement    Wednesday, April 15, 2020
To facilitate the signing of signature pages required for theses and dissertations during the current pandemic and as an option moving forward when it may not be possible to obtain physical signatures, an electronic Thesis/Dissertation Signature Request Form has been created using GC Signatures via DocuSign.  For more information, including the link to access the Thesis/Dissertation Signature Request Form, instructions for filling the form out, as well as additional information regarding...
Announcement    Monday, April 13, 2020
Currently, the library is working with GALILEO to provide trial access to several new databases.  Below, you will find a listing of trial databases that you have access to, for a limited time. To view the complete list of databases the library subscribes to, including trial access, please visit https://www.galileo.usg.edu/scholar/gcsu/databases/all/ If you have suggestions for additional trials, please email the library here.    Academic Search Ultimate offers a combination of...
Announcement    Monday, March 30, 2020
Reminder: Russell Library faculty and staff are encouraging faculty, staff, and students to not return the library items they currently have checked out unless it is necessary. This includes Russell Library books, DVDs, and equipment, as well as Interlibrary Loan materials and GIL Express books. As a part of our support of instruction during this time, Russell Library has adjusted due dates to prevent overdue notices and/or fines. As a result of this process, all items that were originally...
Announcement    Friday, February 7, 2020
Russell Library invites you to participate in the annual African American Read-in on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 9am to 4pm in the Times Talk area of the library. The African American Read-in is a black history month event sponsored by the Black Caucus of the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE). The main purpose of the read-in is to make “the celebration of African American literacy a traditional part of Black History Month activities.” Here at GC we have envisioned...