Thank you for visiting the Library Research Guide for CIMS5200: Reading/Writing 5-8 Content. This guide will connect you to library resources and services to help you in this course.
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This is a guide to resources for CIMS5200: Reading/Writing 5-8 Content. Here's what you'll find:
Online Sources to Find Children's Books: Includes a link to the Online Catalog of the David & Lorraine Cheng Library, as well as links the online catalogs of the public libraries of neighboring counties and databases of children's literature.
Finding Books in Content Areas: Includes a link to the Online Catalog of the David & Lorraine Cheng Library, as well as information about books in various content areas.
Sources for Informational Texts: Includes links to databases, as well as a list of magazines available from the Curriculum Materials Center of the Cheng Library.
As a graduate student, there are a variety of Library services available to you. This link will introduce you to many of these services.
Here are some highlights:
Graduate students may borrow most print books for one semester. A WPUNJ ID card is required to borrow materials from Cheng Library. If you don't have a WPUNJ ID card you need to go to Hospitality Services, located in the Student Center. The ID Center is open 8:30 to 4:30 Monday through Friday. Check here for their late night hours.
The Graduate Study Room in Library 211 contains individual study carrels and soft seating. All registered WPUNJ graduate students can access by swiping their student IDs.
William Paterson Master's Theses are located in the Reference area on the 1st floor of Cheng Library. More recent William Paterson theses are available through the database, Theses @ The William Paterson University of New Jersey.