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LEH 100 | LEH 102

What We've Covered

The differences between the Open Web and Library Databases

  • Free versus paid
  • Indexed by Google versus not indexed by Google
  • Material not edited/curated versus material that is edited/curated
  • Other?

Searching the Open Web:

  • Google
  • Google Books
  • Google Scholar

Searching Library Databases:

  • Defined database
  • Defined scholarly journal and peer-reviewed article
  • Searched at least one library database
  • Searched for a book

Our Services:

  • Reference desk
  • Circulation and Reserve desks
    • Reserve textbooks
    • Laptops
    • iPads
    • Keys to group study rooms
  • Help Desk, for technical support
  • Printing, Copying, and Computing
    • Lehman Login needed for printing/copying 
  • Wireless in building 

Our Policies:

  • Validated ID needed to enter library
  • Activated ID needed to check books out, use databases from home

‚ÄčDoing Research:

  • Library website
  • 24/7 Chat with librarian
  • Research Guides (like this one!)
  • Video tutorials (on Library Website)
  • OneSearch --Search for Books, Articles and Media
  • Access to all other CUNY libraries
  • Access databases offsite with Library Barcode (on your ID card)