Using the NIU Music Library -- Links
I-Share Tutorials This page from the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois (CARLI) Web site lists all of the animated tutorials on using the I-Share combined catalog. The I-Share catalog uses the same type of interface as the NIU local catalog. The I-Share tutorials linked below are particularly recommended for music patrons (these tutorials use sound, please turn on your speakers):
Advanced Search: Searching a Topic
Advanced Search: Collections
Borrowing items through I-Share
Using "My Account" in I-Share
Using Uniform Titles This is Indiana University's uniform title tutorial.
Music Library Skills Tutorial A tutorial site on the Music Library Web site at Western Illinois University. This site includes quizzes to check your skills. Some resources included are not available at NIU.
Northern Illinois University Music Library, DeKalb, IL 60115 (815) 753-1426