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WR121 - Bentson: Getting Started

Bring Your Student ID Card

Your Chemeketa Student ID card is important because you use it to:

  • Log on to computers
  • Print
  • Checkout materials
  • Borrow textbooks that are on Reserve

College Level Research

According to Freshmen Studies, by Project Information Literacy more than anything, freshmen said it was difficult to:

  1. Formulate efficient online searches
  2. Select and locate research sources
  3. Read and comprehend materials
  4. and Figure out faculty expectations 

The Library is a Student Service

The Library is a student service and librarians are here to help with research. It is not cheating to work with a librarian! Instructors want you to work with librarians. If you need help getting started or troubleshooting, we can work with you via phone, email or chat, or face-to-face at reference desk. 

Getting Reference Help

  • E-mail a Question to Reference
  • Chat reference: Please use the form below
  • We recommend that you include an e-mail address so that you can receive a transcript of your chat and so the library can send you any followup help.