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What is the Group Code for RefWorks?

4886 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    RefWorks

rwunivconn is the group code for RefWorks. It is not case sensitive.... read more


Does the library have a fax machine?

4644 views   |   Last updated on Nov 29, 2017    fax

There are no public fax machines available in the Libraries. Public fax machines are available...... read more


How do I reserve a study room?

2773 views   |   Last updated on Nov 06, 2017    study rooms research carrel group study

Current UConn students can reserve a group study in the Homer Babbidge Library online...... read more


How do I make an appointment for the Writing Center?

2243 views   |   Last updated on Sep 25, 2017    writing center

Each campus has a dedicated writing center. Avery Point campus:...... read more


I am not a UConn student, faculty, or staff member. Can I access your online journals and databases?

2106 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    public access library databases off-campus wireless visitors

Members of the public are welcome to use any of our resources at any UConn campus library. ...... read more


Where is the Q Center (math tutoring)?

1854 views   |   Last updated on Nov 06, 2017    location

The Q Center offers drop-in tutoring focusing on lower-division Q courses in Chemistry, Math,...... read more


I'm not a UConn student, faculty, or staff member. Can I get a library card?

1557 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    visitors public access library card

Yes. Community Borrower cards are available to Connecticut residents; members of the UConn...... read more


Where is the UITS Help Center (free student technology support)?

1442 views   |   Last updated on Aug 07, 2017    location

On the Storrs campus, UITS Help Center (fka HuskyTech) is located on Level 1 of the Babbidge...... read more


Can I print from my laptop?

1428 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    wireless printing

Yes! You only need to download HuskyPrint to your laptop http://www.print.uconn.edu/. There are...... read more


Can I get to library resources from off-campus?

1297 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    remote access off-campus

The Library's licensed research databases and electronic journals can only be accessed...... read more


Can I borrow a laptop or other equipment from the library?

1278 views   |   Last updated on Aug 07, 2017    laptop borrow

Yes!  Our campus libraries have a variety of equipment (including laptops, iPads, cameras, and...... read more


Can the public use the library computers?

1110 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    visitors public access

There are computers available to the public in every campus library. Ask at a service desk if...... read more


Where are the printers, copiers, and scanners located?

990 views   |   Last updated on Mar 06, 2017    printing

Printers are located in the Library, and in other locations, on every campus.  See...... read more


Can I bring food or drink into the library?

976 views   |   Last updated on Aug 07, 2017    food

Policies vary by library (see below).  In most libraries, water and other beverages are allowed...... read more


How many books can I take out at one time?

961 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    borrow

Undergraduates can have out up to 150 items (books, videos, etc.).  Honors Undergrads, Faculty,...... read more


Does the library have a color printer?

956 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    printing

There is a color printer at every campus library.  At Storrs, color printing is available on...... read more


What are the library's hours?

942 views   |   Last updated on Aug 07, 2017    hours

Babbidge Library - http://lib.uconn.edu/libraries/homer-babbidge-library/hours/ Avery Point...... read more


How do I configure Google Scholar to work off campus?

932 views   |   Last updated on Aug 07, 2017    remote access off-campus

When you are on-campus, Google Scholar will display links for access to the full text of search...... read more


How do I access RefWorks off-campus?

894 views   |   Last updated on Aug 07, 2017    remote access RefWorks off-campus

From http://refworks.uconn.edu/ click the link to Create or Log in to your RefWorks account. You...... read more


How do I get a library card?

856 views   |   Last updated on Nov 28, 2016    loan periods library card borrow

Your UConn ID is your library card. Use it to charge out materials at any library Circulation...... read more


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