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Library Lessons


All workshops are available by appointment for individuals or groups.

Please email salvelibrarian@salve.edu to schedule.


New Library Catalog: Worldcat Discovery

     Learn about our new search tool that allows you to find and request books, articles, and other research materials.

APA Style:

     Overview of APA Style citation.

MLA Style

     Overview of MLA Style citation.

Turabian Style

     Overview of Turabian Style citation (Ph.D. dissertations)

Introduction to Today’s Library Services

     Learn about access from home, finding books and articles, and requesting from other libraries.

How to Do Research:

     How do I decide on a topic? What are the steps in the research process? How do I decide which research tools to use?

Using a Bibliographic Citation Manager: Refworks:

     How to use RefWorks to create a bibliography and save references.  

Conducting a Literature Review

     What is a literature review? How do I make sure I don’t miss anything? How do I optimize library tools to keep up with new research as I’m writing?


For more information or to schedule a workshop or consultation:

401-341-2289 or salvelibrarian@salve.edu

Displays in the Library

Display Archives

Spectacle Spectacle

Display by: Genna Duplisea, archivist & special collections librarian and Brittany Fox '18

First Floor: West Wing

Mental Health Awareness Month


Display by: Gretchen Sotomayor, Research, Instruction and Archives Specialist

First Floor: Learning Commons

Eye OPening Documentaries

Display by: Kiki Butlerpecial Programs Librarian


McKillop Newbrief

February, 2018, Issue 39   |   Back Issues

Ancestry Library, one of the newest additions to the library’s database, provides access to records and resources critical to genealogical research. The database has many features to aid the novice searcher, including research aids for getting started with a search through its Learning Center, and many charts and forms to choose from for organizing information. Message boards allow fellow searchers to communicate and report any progress. ancestry

Ancestry Library also provides access to census, vital (birth, marriage and death), military and immigration records. Additional records available for searches include tax, criminal, land & will, along with city, school and church directories, and newspapers, maps, and photos.

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