Library 101: Home

Information and schedule of dates and times for Library 101, a free, open to the public orientation to the OSU Library.

What is Library 101?

Library 101 is a free to the public, orientation to the OSU Libraries. It includes a 15-minute walking tour of the Edmon Low Library, followed by a 15-minute introduction to the OSU Library website and library catalog. The Oklahoma State University Library offers Library 101 sessions throughout the school year.

Reservations are not required for Library 101.

OSU faculty may arrange special class tours and other library instruction sessions by contacting their departmental subject-specialist librarian.

OSU Library Tours are intended as a general introduction to the library facilities and services. Librarians walk the tour group through the building while pointing out a variety of services and providing basic information about how to find research materials in the Library. Tours generally last 15 minutes and start at the Circulation and Information Desk on the 1st floor of the Edmon Low Library. Each tour is followed by a training session on the Library's online catalog in room 206.

OSU Library Online Training is a brief introduction to the OSU Library Catalog. Hands-on training is conducted in the Library's Computer Training Lab, Room 206. The 15 minute session instruction will cover:

  • Author, title and keyword searching
  • Holdings statements, format searching, and current periodicals location
  • Branch holdings, Government Documents, and microforms

Note: Library 101 sessions will be held twice each day as noted below. It is not necessary to attend both sessions. If these times don't work for you, please call 405.744.9775 to find a time that will.

Schedule of Sessions

Note: If you are interested in a Library tour and are unable to make a scheduled session, please contact Dan Chaney, to make arrangements.

Date Day Tour Times
01/12/15 Monday 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
01/13/15 Tuesday 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
01/14/15 Wednesday 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
01/15/15 Thursday 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
01/16/15 Friday 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.

We also have a Virtual Library Tour available for viewing.

Subject Guide

Dan Chaney
Research & Learning Services Division
306 Edmon Low Library
Stillwater, OK 74078