Library Resources


Library Information Resources Network (LIRN)
Southwest University is a member of the Library Information Resources Network (LIRN). LIRN provides a library collection: ProQuest and Gale/Infotrac Title Lists. CREDO includes thousands of research options.
 

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(LIRN ID Code can be obtained from the University)
 

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Internet References / Library
Students may utilize Southwest University's Internet References / Library Resources by using their user name and password.
 
The University's Internet References / Library Resources are extensive and provide links to valuable information sources that will assist students when completing Projects and Lesson assignments.
 
Links to major online libraries are also provided.
 
Students can also review related articles and journals in the e-Library section. They can also request a copy (or download a copy) of our Internet References / Library Resources for their state.
 

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The Southwest University e-library contains articles and journals that are course specific for

Associate, Bachelor and Master of Science in Criminal Justice

 

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Internet Public Library (IPL)
Internet Public Library (IPL) - A service available to anyone by visiting www.ipl.org
 
IPL provides users with a Reference Center. Students can ask reference questions, which are answered by reference center staff or trained librarians. There is a catalog of online books. Abstracts of resources in specific categories can be accessed. Reading rooms contain bookshelves of online texts, publications, and newspapers.
 

 
Other University Libraries
Many community colleges and state universities allow local residents to use their library facilities. Some will extend borrowing privileges to students enrolled at other colleges and universities. Southwest University will provide, upon request, a letter of introduction to each library that a student wishes to utilize.