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Media Studies

Research guide for media studies: scholarly aticles and more about film, television, music, new media, and more.



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Locating books in Buley

Make sure you see Loanable under Policy and Item in place under Status. That means the book, DVD, etc. is on the shelf and you may check it out. If you see a due date, the book is already checked out.

  • Call numbers A-PN are on the 2nd Floor
  • Call numbers PN-Z are on the 3rd floor
  • Media are on the Main floor by the Circulation Desk
  • Ref indicates a reference book on the Main floor
  • Oversize, Juvenile and Curr Collection books are on the 3rd floor.
  • The Thesis collection is on the ground floor with the bound journals

If another CSCU campus has a book you need:

If SCSU doesn't have a book you need but another CSCU institution does have it available for borrowing, you can have their copy of the book sent to Buley for you.

Click Check holdings.

Click Get it. You will probably be asked to log in for more information, so click on the Sign In prompt and login with your SCSU username (you don't need the bit) and password.

Click the institution name.

Click Request.

Change Pick Up Library to Southern Connecticut State University.

Click Request.

Interlibrary loan

If you need a book that isn't at Buley or another CSCU library, use interlibrary loan to request it. It's free!