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Faculty QuickStart Guide: Home

Directions for some of the most common library-related tasks

Guide Contents


We've designed this guide to answer some of the most common questions we get from Westfield faculty members. Please see the navigation tabs for directions on:
  • How to put an item on course reserve
  • How to request a Library Instruction Session 
  • How to adjust Google Scholar settings so that Ely Library Article links appear (works on- and off- campus)
  • How to access streaming audio and video collections
  • How to access the Chronicle of Higher Education online and how to read the Chronicle's Special Reports
  • Submitting an Interlibrary Loan Request

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Chat with a Librarian

Reference staff are generally available to answer questions from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm. See the library hours for more detailed information.

Closing this window will end your IM session so be sure to leave it open until you are finished.

You may also call the reference desk at 413-572-5234 if you wish to ask a question or experience any problems with the chat feature.

577 Western Ave, Westfield, MA 01086

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