Stratton Taylor Library
Q. How many items may I check out at one time?
A. Students may have a combined total of 20 items checked out at one time. Of the 20 items, students are limited to no more than 15 books, 8 DVDs, and 8 CDs.
Community Borrowers may have a combined total of 10 items checked out at one time. Of the 10 items, Community Borrowers are limited to no more than 5 books, 5 DVDs, and 5 CDs.
RSU Alumni may have a combined total of 10 items checked out at one time. Of the 10 items, RSU Alumni are limited to no more than 5 books, 5 DVDs, and 5 CDs.
Q. How do I renew RSU library materials or discuss overdue notice messages, holds placed on accounts for non-return of library materials, or invoices received for library materials not returned?
A. Renew materials or discuss overdue notices contact the Circulation Desk at 918-343-7716 or 918-343-7770. Discuss holds placed on accounts or invoices for non-return of library materials contact Allison Embry at 918-343-7717 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Q. How do I see my user record (checkouts, holds, etc.)?
Q. How do I log in to access journal articles from home?
Q. How do I find a book in the catalog?
Q. How do I find a particular journal article for an assignment?
Q. How can I check out an item if I can’t come to the library?
A. Contact Allison Embry at 918-343-7716 or 918-343-7717 or email@example.com.
Q. How do I research a topic using the library’s online resources?
A. Books: Search the library catalog for authors, titles, subjects, and other terms you’re interested in. You can easily limit searches by publication date/format of item (book, CD, etc.) by selecting the advanced search option.
Government Information: Select Government Information to access our online government resources. For more information on using government documents, please contact Carolyn Gutierrez at 343-7786 or via email.
Q. What if the library doesn’t have what I need?
A. As a member of the OCLC Interlibrary loan (ILL) network, we have access to more than 100 million books and journal articles from libraries around the world. If it’s in print, we can almost certainly get it for you! Three ways to submit an ILL request:
Q. What are playaways? Can I use the library catalog to search for playaways?
A. Playaways are preloaded audio players. Simply plug in the earphones and enjoy. To search the library catalog for playaways:
Q. I have more questions—what do I do?
A. For more information on a topic or problems using or connecting to a library resource, contact Sarah Clark, 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday. For immediate help outside those hours, call the Library Front Desk at 918-343-7716. Note: RSU has limited technical support on evenings and weekends but will be happy to address any connectivity problems the next business day. Thanks for your patience!