How do I run Solver on a lab computer?

To get Analytic Solver to work in Excel, you need to register the plugin before launching Excel. This can be done by going to Start –> Frontline Systems –> Analytic Solver Platform –> ASP Application Manager This will produce a box that will allow you to register or unregister the Analytic Solver plugin. Once you […]

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What is Mango Languages?

Mango Languages is a software program is an online language-learning system available to students through the Library Database webpage.  Students can learn conversational skills for 72 languages including the following: A American Sign Language Arabic, Egyptian Arabic, Iraqi Arabic, Levantine Arabic, MSA Armenian Azerbaijani B Bengali Biblical Hebrew C Cherokee Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, Mandarin Croatian […]

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What is the Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection?

The Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection provides online maps via the University of Texas. The collection is used for the following subject areas: Geography Perry Castaneda Library Map Collection can be accessed at: http://www.lib.utexas.edu/Libs/PCL/Map_collection/Map_collection.html For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: database, library, map collection, perry castaneda, research

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How large is the Library & IT Staff?

There are approximately 90 staff members in Library & IT. To locate an individual staff member visit the Library & IT Staff Directory. For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: IT, library, staff

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Can I donate books and other materials to the library?

The library has a gifts policy that states that donated books and other materials can be considered as additions to the collection if  they support the curriculum or add to a needed strength in the library collection. During work hours, all donors should be sent to the Research Services Office on the Main Level of […]

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How can I find books and other materials that are in the Bertrand Library collection?

To find books, videos, DVDs, and other collections in the Bertrand Library, search the library catalog by author, title, subject, or keyword. If you have any additional questions, contact the Reference/Information Desk on the Main Level of the Bertrand Library (570.577.1462, refdesk@bucknell.edu, AIM: BucknellLibrary) or Ask a Librarian. For additional information or assistance, please contact the […]

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How do I order library materials (books CDs videos and DVDs)?

If the item for which you are looking is not in the University’s collection, you can order it through the Interlibrary Loan system. If you need help finding material, please contact the Reference/Information Desk at 570-577-1462 or ref1@bucknell.edu. For additional information or assistance, please contact the Tech Desk at 570.577.7777 or techdesk@bucknell.edu. Keywords: books, CD, Inter-Library Loan, library,materials, […]

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What is Library and Information Technology?

Library and Information Technology provides library, computing, and media services and resources to Bucknell University students, faculty, and staff.  The Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library is the main library for the campus and it houses the library’s collections, including books, videos, DVDs, cd-roms, government documents, maps, special collections and university archives. Library & IT provides assistance […]

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Summary of Loan Periods

Unless recalled for a current Bucknell student or staff member, or for the Reserve Desk, loan periods are as follows: Patron type Loan Period / Fines Due Faculty/Staff/Spouses/ Dependents (Bucknell employees) Academic Year Loan — NO finesLoan Exception: CRC books – 3 weeksLoan Exception: DVDs & Videos – 7 days May ALL STUDENT BORROWERS!All Students […]

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How do I reserve equipment?

The best way to reserve equipment is by going to the Equipment Services Web Page.  If you have specific questions regarding your equipment needs you can also do so by calling 570-577-7733 or visiting the Equipment Services desk, located at the far end of the Circulation desk in the Bertrand Library, in person. For additional […]

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