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You can request a LibGuide by contacting your friendly MCU Librarians. 

Phone: (310) 303-7260

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Examples of MCU LibGuides

A LibGuide can be designed for a general subject area, a particular course, or even a specific assignment. LibGuides can also be designed to provide information for special interest areas not directly related to course work.

Here are a few examples of each:


LibGuides for General Subject Areas or Special Interests

Business Research Guide


LibGuides for Specific Courses

AM 211: Asian Art & Architecture

ECO/HIS 135: Global Development


You can find a list of our entire collection of LibGuides here!

What is a LibGuide?

You're looking at a LibGuide right now! A LibGuide is a customized, online research guide created to help students/users find information resources for specific courses, assignments, or other special interests. 

LibGuides can include any information that might help your students complete a research assignment, including:

  • Links to e-books, articles, databases, or websites
  • Documents such as an assignment sheet or syllabus
  • Google, library catalog, or other related search boxes
  • Embedded videos, PowerPoints, and podcasts
  • RSS feeds or poll questions


LibGuide Features

Provide links to print and electronic library resources

  • eJournals
  • Databases
  • Websites
  • eBooks

Embed  supplemental content

  • Powerpoint Presentations
  • Lecture Notes
  • Videos
  • RSS Feeds

Include search boxes for research

  • Google Searches
  • Library Catalog
  • eBrary
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