Alvernia's Franco Library
What can the library do for you?
- Provide excellent study space for both individual & group work
- Offer free access to a wide array of technologies
- Make research easier by supplying advice & help through librarians & online resources created specifically for your needs
- Supply Internet access
- Make coffee, tea, & hot chocolate available for $1
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Services Available to You
Librarians are at the library to help you with your research needs! Email, chat, and in person reference help is available at the Franco Library or online at: http://www.alvernia.edu/library/
Group Study Rooms
There are a number of Group Study Rooms available to reserve for your use. These rooms supply innovative technology to make collaboration easy & interactive.
Reserve a room at the Circulation Desk!
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
Can't find a book or article that you need? We will get it for you at no cost and no hassle. Simply contact our Interlibrary Loan Assistant, Bobbie Rohrbach, with your citation or fill out our Interlibrary Loan form.
Ask a Librarian if you need help!
We have copying, printing, scaning, and faxing for FREE
Resources Available to You
Gain access to scholarly online research tools on campus & remotely at: http://alvernia.libguides.com/databases
Books, CD's, & DVD's
Check out books, CD's, and DVD's with your Student ID. Popular titles are available as well as scholarly resources for classes.
Browse our popular movie titles on our Pinterest board.
Use a variety of software on our campus computers for your educational needs including Microsoft Office Suite, ATLAS Ti, SPSS, & Adobe Creative Suite
Don't have a laptop & don't want to use one of the library's desktops? You can check out a laptop at the Circulation Desk for in library use.
Research Guides & Video Tutorials