For help with research, contact Vanessa Kitchin, Liaison Librarian for Dental Hygiene.
Use AskAway to chat with librarians for expert help and quick answers. AskAway maintains extensive hours through the term.
Access online workshops offered by UBC Library on topics such as research, writing, searching health databases, citing sources, and many others.
Finding articles and books in Summon
Summon is UBC Library's one-stop search tool. This video "UBC Library's Summon Search: Basic" gives an overview of how to use keywords to search journals, e-books, digitized newspapers, and much more. It also provides tips on how to save the results. http://youtu.be/HShUYoiGPE8?list=PL6F68B2A91B92697E
"Advanced features in Summon" includes more information to improve and customize searching.
Distance Students: Ordering items
First register for services at http://services.library.ubc.ca/user-guides/distance-education-students/registering-for-distance-learning-library-services/ When ordering delivery of books and full text of print articles or chapters from UBC's collection via Get It, under pick up location choose Koerner Library. When ordering delivery of books and full text of print articles or chapters from other libraries via Interlibrary Loan, under Home Library select Distant student.
There are two ways to access to electronic resources from off campus: