|Services available from off campusServices that require a visit|
If you are enrolled in UNCA continuing education or extension courses for CEU credit, your instructor will give you a special Extension and Distance Education library ID card. This card entitles you to the same borrowing privileges granted to Friends of the Library and is valid for the duration of the course. To check out books or other library materials, you must always present the Extension and Distance Education library ID with a photo ID (driver’s license, etc.).
If you have questions about your card, or if you wish to verify
that you are in the library database, please call the circulation desk at 828.251.6336.
Access to library resources and services is an essential part of a college education, regardless of where students, faculty, and courses are located. Services to distance learners include:
"Ask-A-Librarian” Reference Services
"Real-time" reference assistance is available over the phone during regular reference desk hours, including most nights and weekends. Call us at (828) 251-6111 and talk to a real live person. Regular reference desk hours:
|Monday-Friday,||10 AM – 5 PM|
You can also get help via our Library Answers portal.
Instructional Services for Faculty
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Access the Ramsey Library Web
Search WNCLN, the combined library catalog of UNCA, ASU, WCU.
Find out how to request a book or journal on ABC Express.
Find volumes or issues of a specific journal, magazine, or newspaper are available at UNCA, ASU, or WCU. To find articles on specific topics you should search an index to periodicals. Select indexes from a subject category.
View a list of library materials
you have checked out or renew
Access a list of materials an instructor has placed on reserve.
Link to the
@Ramsey page for tutorials and instructional material on locating and
using library resources. This site provides online learning modules
for developing skills sets such as creating a
research strategy, finding books and articles, and evaluating information
found on the web. The site contains modules for
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
UNCA students, faculty, staff, and students from other campuses who are taking credit coursework at UNCA may use the ILL service. Interlibrary loan for students is used to support courses or credit-bearing research projects offered at UNCA
Fill out an
request for books and journal articles that are not available at UNCA, ASU or WCU. You will be notified by e-mail
when your requested material arrives, but you will need to visit the UNCA
Circulation Desk to pick it up.
Access online resources from off campus by entering your name and OneCard number when prompted to log in.
Ramsey Library Services & Collections
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If you did not find what you are looking for, you may always Ask A Librarian!
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This page last updated February 2013.