Proximity to Logan County and Illinois
Throughout out the Hargrove Online Services guide, you will see references to Logan county which is Illinois county where Lincoln Christian University is located and to the state of Illinois. The Jessie C. Eury Library realizes both how busy you are as a Hargrove student and that many of you reside at considerable distance from Lincon Christian University. Knowing that many of you are unable to physcially come to the Jessie C. Eury Library on a frequent basis, the Jessie C. Eury Library offers home delivery of a variety of library resources to individuals who reside outside of the state of Illinois. This guide explains those specific services and how to request items for home delivery.
Library Resources and Services
Embarking on the quest to further your education through the Doctor of Ministry degree, not only provides access to quality professors and coursework but opens the door to a wealth of information resources which reside literally at your fingertips. Lincoln Christian University's Jessie C. Eury Library provides a variety of resources and services including not only print books and journal subscriptions, but also electronic books, full text journals, online databases and media resources, all accessible through our Web Site which includes numerous guides and tip sheets to help you make the most of these resources.
The Jessie C. Eury Library's resources are specifically selected and designed to meet the information needs of students enrolled at Lincoln Christian University, including:
- over 90,000 print volumes
- over 48,000 e-books via the library's Web Site
- more than 23,000 media items (DVDs, CDs, videos, mp3 files)
- over 8,000 journals with many available online
- over 40 journal and research databases accessible online
The Jessie C. Eury Library staff strives to help students find the resources needed to complete their projects within our collection or obtain the resource from another library. The Library's participation in I-Share, the shared catalog of 80 Illinois libraries, allows students to check out in person or request from over 9 million titles. Upon request, the Library may obtain titles not available in I-Share and copies of journal articles.
The Jessie C. Eury Library is committed to providing all Lincoln Christian University students with the same quality of service and access to resources regardless of their location. The actual services provided differ somewhat based on student location and degree program. Services provided to Doctor of Minisry students are described in this guide.