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Using the Library

This guide will show you how to access and use library resources, both physical and electronic.


Click on the tabs above for detailed instructions on:

  • Using OpenAthens to log in to online library resources. This is mandatory for off-campus access!
  • Using the Library Catalog to find print books and eBooks owned by TU;
  • How to use GALILEO and access subject-specific databases;
  • Tips for searching GALILEO and subject-specific databases;
  • How to determine if TU has full text access to a resource.

Asking Questions

Use the Ask-a-Librarian! tool to the left to chat with a librarian during open hours.
You can submit your question as a ticket after hours, and someone will contact you through email.

Personal Research Instruction

For guided one-on-one help, submit a Personal Research Instruction Request to schedule a meeting with the Instruction and Outreach Librarian either in-person or through a Zoom video chatroom.