Coon Rapids Library


Library Hours

Library material may be returned to our bookdrops and fees paid at the Business Office.

Academic Year
    Monday - Thursday                          
        7:30 am - 8:00 pm      
    Friday            
        7:30 am - 4:00 pm
    Saturday
        9:00 am to 1:00 pm
    Closed Sunday & Holidays

 

Welcome

Welcome to the Coon Rapids Campus Library. Our circulation desk is staffed with student workers who can assist you with book loans and general inquiries.  For research assistance, or instruction, please contact one of your faculty librarians via the links at the right.

Mission Statement 

As an integral part of the educational process, the mission is to provide curriculum resources and access to broader materials and instruction about a variety of learning resources.

Introduction to Library Research

Information Literacy Tutorial 

Citation Guides 
Assignment Calculator 

Find Books

MnPALS Classic (Instructions)
MnPALS Plus (Instructions)

MnLINK Gateway - Library Catalog

Databases

ARTSTOR: Art images
BREPOLIS:  International Medieval Bibliography--(on-campus use only)--Brepolis Guide
CQ Researcher:  Comprehensive Reports and Analysis - Controversial Issues
eHRAF:  Articles - World Cultures
EBSCO:  Articles - Academic, Alt HealthWatch, Art, Business, CINAHL, E-Books, PsycArticles, etc.
         Points of View: (Ebsco)
         Student Research Center: (Ebsco)
FILMS ON DEMAND: Do not view from library computers
GALE:  Articles - Academic, Opposing Viewpoints, Science, etc.
GROVE MUSIC ONLINE:  Articles and Biographies
JSTOR:  Articles - Arts & Sciences and Music Collection
PROQUEST:  Articles - American and International Newspapers 

Database Tutorials

CINAHL Tutorial
EBSCO Journal Searching Tutorial
EBSCO: E-Book Downloading Tutorial
EBSCO: E-Book Searching Tutorial
GALE: Opposing Viewpoints Tutorial
JSTOR Tutorial

Journals

Journal of Chemical Education 
Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT)
Journal of Sport Management (on-campus use only)
Sociology of Sport Journal (on-campus use only)
Speculum
The Sport Psychologist (on-campus use only)

Other Resources

 

Agricola

Minnesota Statutes

CIA

National Library of Medicine

Federal Digital System

Rural Minnesota

Global Climate Change

Science

Khan Academy (Subject Tutorials)

Statistical Abstracts

MIT’s OpenCourseWare (OCW)

United Nations Demographic Yearbook

Minnesota Compass

United Nations Statistical Yearbook

Minnesota Court Forms 

USA.gov

Minnesota Legislative Manual

U.S. Census: American Factfinder

Minnesota Northstar

White House

Pathfinders

 

 





 

Loan Policy


                *Anoka-Ramsey Community College ID or library card is required 
                *Loan period for most material is 21 days
                *Two (2) renewals allowed to students 
                *$10 processing fee for each item 10 or more days overdue
                *$35 replacement charge for each item lost or damaged

 

PEOPLE TO CONTACT

Coon Rapids Library
763-433-1150

Al Mamaril
Library Faculty
BA, MEd, MLIS
University of Hawaii
Instruction, Reference, Systems, Student Workers
Office: L216; 763-433-1552

Gina Pancerella-Willis
Library Faculty
BA, Franklin and Marshall College
MS, Drexel University
Instruction, Reference, Acquisitions, Periodicals
Office: L217;
763-433-1197

Barbara Sandarin
Library Faculty
BA, Mount Mary College
MLIS, College of St. Catherine
Instruction, Reference, Information Literacy, Cataloging
Office: L214A;
763-433-1466

Ruth Martin
Library Technician

BS, Bemidji State University
Circulation, Reserve, Interlibrary Loan, Cataloging
Office: L209;
763-433-1384