Did you think the library only lends out books?! The Lewis University library has many different items to lend out including:
digital cameras, headphones, tripods, laptops, webcams, audio recorders, and SO MUCH MORE.
All you need to do is fill out our Equipment Contract and you are ready to check out so much more than our library books!
Requesting books from other local libraries via I-Share just got even easier. Lewis students, faculty and staff no longer need to create an I-Share account or remember a separate username and password. Instead, all I-Share users will now log in with the same information: their library barcode and last name.
Your library barcode is just 24311 + your Lewis ID number. (So if your student ID is L10012345, your barcode number is 24311L10012345.)
Once you log into your account, you’ll find the same information in a cleaner, more user-friendly format. You can still check the status of your requests, search for items in the Lewis and I-Share catalogs, and request items for delivery to the Lewis Library.
In addition, catalog search results include additional options, as well as suggestions for similar items.
If you have questions about the new interface or need help logging in or navigating it, just contact the Library staff. You can reach us by phone, email, chat, or text–or just stop by!
Take your research on the go by saving your Summon searches in your Google account! Save frequent searches for easy access, or capture a search in progress and start right where you left off.
To save a search to the cloud, you’ll need to log into your Google account. Then do the following:
After entering your search query/keywords, click the Save Search (star) icon.
Sign into your Google Drive (if you haven’t already done so). You can rename your search. Then click Save.
To view your saved search, go to Summon and look for the star icon.
Then select your saved search.
If you’re on a public computer, be sure to log out of Google when you’re done!
Need help? Ask a librarian!