Your Ben U Library Toolbox
Learn about Benedictine Library policies and services and find answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs)
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Borrowing (see Loan Periods)
Citation Guides and Manuals (APA, MLA, CSE and more)
Citation Management Software (see RefWorks)
prohibited activities in the Benedictine University Library
Databases : browse alphabetically to view database descriptions and guides
Floorplans / Maps (see Library Virtual Tour)
Full-Text (how to locate full-text articles when the database doesn't provide them)
Government Publications (Federal / State)
Instruction (see Library Instruction Program)
LibGuides (see Research Guides)
Library ID# (see ID)
My Account: How to register for and use your I-Share account to borrow books from other libraries, renew materials and more
News : Ben U Library News Blog
Page Service: How to retrieve materials when the Lower Level is closed.
Export database citations to RefWorks to generate bibliographies, footnotes, etc. into various styles - MLA, APA, CSE, and more
help and research guides to help you locate information and to make the best use library materials and services
Subject Guides ( see Research Guides)
Writing Zone : Student Success Center
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