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For ideas & background information on your topic: specialized encyclopedias & viewpoints For in-depth information on your topic: books (only need to read a chapter or two!) For journals, magazines, news & scholarly research information: Need statistics? (Charts/graphs to insert into projects) Need more? Pick the subject area of your topic or your class such as:
  • Have a science topic on wetlands? Pick the subject area Biology, Zoology, Botany & Environmental Science.
  • Want to learn more about criminal behavior? Pick Criminal Justice & Law.
  • Love everything music? Pick Music & Music Technology.
How do I cite my information and resources? Google (a search engine) doesn't have everything--

Find Journal Articles

Use Serials Locator when you want a specific journal title or have a citation.

If you need journal articles on a topic, use a database such as ProQuest Central, Academic Search, Science Direct, etc.

Already have a citation? Use Serials Locator-Citation to find it in full-text.

Just have a journal title? Use Serials Locator-Journal Title to find it in full-text.

Want to browse journals by subject area? Use Serials Locator-Browse by Subject to find journals in your area or topic.

JSTOR Labs Text Analyzer App to open, drop in text (such as copy/paste journal abstract or full text) and find "like" articles in JSTOR. Also good to identify search terms.

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Library Hours

2023 Spring Semester-Main Library

All library materials are due by May 5th. The library will be closed from May 13th through May 30th. Return items to the outside bookdrop next to the west entrance during this time.

Mon.-Thurs. 7:45 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 7:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Late Night Study Room Hours

Monday - Thursday 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday - Saturday Closed
Sunday 7:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
LNS entrance located between Library & Orendorff buildings

Revised & Closed Dates

May 5 All Library materials are due
Final Exams May 8 - 12
Commencement May 13
CLOSED for Maintenance May 13 - May 30
Summer Session Begins May 31
Library: OPEN 8:00 a.m. - Noon; 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
July 4 Library Closed for Independence Day

Need help?

Library's main phone number: 307-754-6207.

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Education is not the learning of facts, but the training of the mind to think. - Albert Einstein

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Our Mission: "The Hinckley Library staff develops, organizes, maintains, and provides access to materials which support students and other library users in their pursuit of educational and lifelong learning goals. We also teach library users to find, evaluate and utilize information resources." — Re-affirmed November 2017 by the Library Committee
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Library Collection Development Policy

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