Michigan State University

ANGEL Help

If you need assistance with ANGEL, please go to the ANGEL help page.

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Book Delivery

MSU faculty and staff members may request that books be checked out to them and delivered to their offices or branch libraries. After finding an item in the MSU Libraries catalog, use the Faculty Delivery link in the catalog to request that it be checked out to a MSU faculty/staff member and sent to his/her campus office or held for pickup at a branch library. The Faculty Delivery link is the call number to the right of the status column of the book's record (under Faculty Delivery).

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Copyright Advice and Information

For information on copyright (using copyrighted material, obtaining copyright permission) please visit the Copyright Permissions page.  The guide to Medical Image Resources provides information on where to go for medical images and restrictions on usage.

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Distance Learning Services

MSU Libraries' Distance Learning Services is designed to meet the research and information needs of students and faculty in off-campus or on-line courses, and faculty/staff in MSU off-campus units.

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Faculty Authorization

As a faculty member, you may ask an individual to borrow library materials on your behalf. For more information, please visit the Faculty Authorization page.

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Interlibrary Services

If the MSU Libraries don't have what you're looking for, we can get it for you from another library. For comprehensive information about requesting material, please visit http://lib.msu.edu/health/requests.

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Technology Training

Michigan State University IT Services offers a variety of non-credit computing courses and workshops. Courses cover a wide range of topics on computing for the purpose of job training, career development, and/or personal improvement.

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Library Instruction

The Health Sciences Librarians at MSU offer a variety of library instruction sessions. Possible topics include, but are not limited to, PubMed, EndNote, CINAHL, and Optimizing Library Use. Please use the Ask a Health Sciences Librarian form or contact your Health Sciences Library Liaison to inquire further about instruction sessions.

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MARS: MSU Article Retrieval Service

For no charge, the MSU Libraries will scan and send copies of non-electronic journal articles and individual book chapters from the MSU Library collection to MSU faculty, staff, and graduate students for personal research. For more information, please visit the MARS: MSU Article Retrieval Service page.

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Reserve Services

When items are placed on reserve, they cannot circulate and therefore are more readily available for your students. Place items on Reserve using the Faculty Course Reserve Request form.

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Scholarly Communication Crisis

Learn more about the scholarly communication crisis, possible solutions, and alternative publishing models.

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