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Library Resources

What are the library resources?

Copyright and Fair Use

Linfield Libraries adhere to federal copyright law. Patrons are responsible for any infringement of copyright law.

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Course Reserves

Library materials reserved by an instructor for a particular course.

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Digital Commons

The Digital Commons is an online repository, archiving regional and university history alongside scholarly and creative works by faculty, students, and staff. Explore historical documents, collaborative research projects, faculty and student papers, published journals and articles, annual reports and more.

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Databases A-Z

An alphabetical list of databases that the library subscribes to, including journals and video streaming services. Searchable by title, type, subject or vendor.

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Government documents

Linfield Libraries provide access to the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) Basic Collection of online resources.

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Interlibrary loan

Request to borrow materials from libraries all over the country using ILLiad.

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Search all the newspapers, magazines, and journals that the library subscribes to by title or ISSN, or browse by category.

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Purchase requests

Faculty can make purchase suggestions using these forms.

Research guides

Research guides created by Linfield librarians, searchable by course, subject, or topic.
Research guides

Thesis binding

The Jereld R. Nicholson Library retains a bound copy of all senior theses in the Linfield Archives. Students may purchase personal copies.

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