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ZSR Spring Update #1: Access to Physical Materials

As we look to the start of our spring semester on campus, we wanted to create some blog posts with reminders about ZSR operations and services. We hope these are helpful as we return to campus and classes get underway. When it comes to accessing the physical materials in ZSR, the most important thing to... Continue reading “ZSR Spring Update #1: Access to Physical Materials”

ZSR Access Options During Intersession

Until January 24th campus access is restricted. Please see below for how this affects ZSR Access for various groups on campus: Faculty/Staff: Starting January 4th through the 10th, the Library will be closed but access to the 24/7 Reading Room where the smart lockers are located, will be available. You can request materials online and... Continue reading “ZSR Access Options During Intersession”

ZSR Fall Services Update

Like the rest of campus, your ZSR Library has worked hard to adapt our services to support your teaching and learning needs while keeping you safe. Please keep in mind these are our plans based on current conditions. Our operations may need to adapt and change based on campus policies and public health guidelines. Building... Continue reading “ZSR Fall Services Update”

Statement on Online Proctoring Services

On July 23rd, the Librarians’ Assembly of the Z. Smith Reynolds Library, the governing body of ZSR Library faculty, voted to endorse the following statement on online proctoring services: ZSR Librarians’ Assembly, Statement on Online Proctoring Services, July 23, 2020 Online exam proctoring services deploy software-based interventions into students’ personal computers and homes in order to... Continue reading “Statement on Online Proctoring Services”

Introducing Primo: ZSR’s New Discovery Interface

This week, Wake Forest University libraries launched Primo, a new discovery interface that adds functionality at a time when online library services are more important than ever. Students, faculty and staff can use Primo to access their library accounts and search catalogs and databases. The new platform is in use campus-wide for Z. Smith Reynolds, Law,... Continue reading “Introducing Primo: ZSR’s New Discovery Interface”

ZSR Resumes Pickup Operations

ZSR Reopens for Pickup Beginning Monday, June 8, faculty and staff who would like access to ZSR’s collections can now request physical items through the library catalog. Requested items will be pulled from our collection and placed in the 24/7 Reading Room in ZSR for your pickup. The 24/7 Reading Room is the room to... Continue reading “ZSR Resumes Pickup Operations”

Returning Books to ZSR

There are several options for returning checked out materials to Z. Smith Reynolds Library. We will work with you to find the best alternative. Regardless of the method, we will not be putting holds on accounts or assessing fines during this period. How to Return Materials to ZSR 1. On Campus For students returning to... Continue reading “Returning Books to ZSR”

Access Problems, April 15, 2020

Campus VPN and authentication issues are affecting access to library resources. Continue reading “Access Problems, April 15, 2020”

Emergency Access to Digitized Books in ZSR Print Collection through HathiTrust

In response to the emergency closures of research libraries, the HathiTrust Digital Library has established the Emergency Temporary Access Service. The ETAS enables faculty, staff, and students at member institutions – Wake Forest is a member – to access full-text digital copies of books held in the library’s print collection. Here are the most critical... Continue reading “Emergency Access to Digitized Books in ZSR Print Collection through HathiTrust”

ZSR Has Moved to Remote Service Only

ZSR Library is closed, offering remote service only Continue reading “ZSR Has Moved to Remote Service Only”