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North Island College AskAway Policy Page

Library Homepage http://library.nic.bc.ca/
General Information
Library Branches

Comox Valley

Campbell River

Port Alberni

Mount Waddington

Library Hours http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/AboutUs/Home
Library Policies  
Library Floor Plans N/A

Circulation/

Checkout/

Loans Phones Numbers

Comox Valley: (250) 334-5037

Campbell River: (250) 923-9785

Port Alberni : (250) 724-8733

Mount Waddington: 250-949-7912 ext 2844

Reference Desk Contact

Comox Valley: 250-334-5097

Toll-free: 1-800-715-0914 ext. 5097

Email: research@nic.bc.ca

Resources & Services
Library Search

Discovery Search (search everything) is the default search on our homepage: http://library.nic.bc.ca/

Direct access to Discovery Search: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,guest&custid=s5672520&groupid=main&profile=eds

Library Catalogue

Books & Media tab on our homepage: http://library.nic.bc.ca/

Direct access to the catalogue: https://catalogue.nic.bc.ca/

Indexes & Databases

A-Z List: http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/az.php

Ejournals http://cufts2.lib.sfu.ca/CJDB/BCOMN/browse
Off Campus Database Authentication

Use myNIC user ID (lowercase letter 'n' followed by student number. For example, n0999999).

http://ezproxy.nic.bc.ca:2048/login

Subject Guides http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/
Citation Guides http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=19160
Instruction http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543&p=3369402#orientations
Librarians

Mary Anne Guenther, Coordinator of Library Services; Ph: (250) 334-5001; email: maryanne.guenther@nic.bc.ca.

Lynette Gallant, Public Services Librarian; Ph: (250) 334-5097; email: lynette.gallant@nic.bc.ca.

Reserves Reserves tab on the library homepage: http://library.nic.bc.ca/
Interlibrary Loans

Information: http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=591258&p=4088121

Technical Help IT helpdesk in library and learning commons : http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/StudentTech
Borrowing Information
Library Cards http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543#library card
Loan Periods http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543#borrow
Holds/ Recalls/ Requests http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543&p=3369401#reserve
Renewals
 
http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543&p=3369401#renew
Fines/ Penalties http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/borrowingservices
Borrowing Policies http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543&p=3369401#borrow
Library Account Information http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=492543&p=3369401#borrow
Equipment & Facilities
Internet Access/Wireless Access

All library computers are open access.

Wireless is available in all libraries and is open access. Connect to nicstudent.

Photocopiers & Printers & Scanners

http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/studenttech/print

B & W Printing: 10 cents per page

Colour Printing: 20 cents per page

Scanning to email or USB: Free

Microfilm/Microfiche N/A
Meeting/Study Rooms http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/roombookings
Computers on Campus http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/studenttech/computers
Learning Commons
Research Support

http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=510722

Book a research desk appointment: http://libcal.nic.bc.ca/appointment/22160

Writing Support http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=485807&p=3322477
Peer Tutoring http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=519338&p=3551516
Math Support http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=566948&p=3904976&preview=3815ab411f01141a99cf3ceacab5d91b
IT Support http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/StudentTech
Campus Information
Academic Calendar

NIC Calendar: http://www.nic.bc.ca/programs

Elder College Calendar: http://www.nic.bc.ca/eldercollege/

Continuing Education Calendar: http://www.nic.bc.ca/continuingeducation/

Class Timetable https://nicconnect.nic.bc.ca/WebAdvisor/WebAdvisor?type=P&pid=ST-WESTS16A
Exam Schedule http://www.nic.bc.ca/services/recordsandregistration/exams.aspx
Campus Maps http://www.nic.bc.ca/services/campusinfo/hours_maps.aspx
Campus Web Site Map Information for students: http://www.nic.bc.ca/services
Other Resources
Faculty Resources

http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/faculty

Copyright Guide: http://libguides.nic.bc.ca/c.php?g=19162

 

Library Contact Info and Hours