If it's been a while since you've done academic research or writing, Trexler Library is here to help.
Whether you're attending classes on campus or online, we can guide you in your academic studies. The links below provide a good start to the library resources available to you.
- Introduction to Library Research
Need help selecting a usable topic for your assignment? Finding good academic resources? Evaluating the material you find? And overall guidance on writing for college? Our guide will help you answer all of your questions and more.
- DeSales Digital Library: Full Text Articles Online
To access this wealth of material you will need your MyDSU login. For more information on this login in go to the Muds page. That one username/password will allow you access to the databases.
- Research Assistance Program (RAP)
Research got you down? Confused about where to start? Get help! Work with an expert reference librarian to talk one-on-one about ideas, search options, strategies, plagiarism, and any other research questions you have. We can help you in person, on the phone or via email. Make an appointment for yourself or for your group by completing this online form or call the library at x1266. We'll get back to you as soon as possible and put you in contact with one of our friendly research librarians.
- Research Guides by Subject
Trexler librarians have created online guides to research in various disciplines. These guides bring together many types of resources available to you through the library, and provide you with numerous “how-to” guides and tutorials as well.
- ACCESS Web-Based Orientation
A video welcome and tour of all the university services which are available to ACCESS students. Hear about library services under the "Services and Amenities" tab in the top navigation bar.
- Interlibrary Loan
Need material that is not available via Trexler Library? We can borrow it for you! Be sure to give us a few days to get the items for you.
- Avoiding Plagiarism
This guide provides tips on what constitutes plagiarism as well as tutorials and tips on methods to improve your research skills.
- Library Tour
Click for videos describing different areas of the library
Library Hours - Summer 2013
- Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 10:00pm
- Friday 9:00am - 4:00pm
- Saturday CLOSED
- Sunday CLOSED
- See alert bar for Changes/Holidays
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