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CMU-Rwanda: Starting Point

An introductory guide for students and faculty on our Rwanda campus.

Services for Students

Services I can offer you ...

  • Strategies for searching article databases
  • Help finding that elusive article, conference paper, thesis or patent
  • Contact me through email:  lberard@andrew.cmu.edu

Services for Faculty

  • Liaison
  • Library instruction for your classes
  • Collection development
  • Research  help
  • Help finding that elusive article, conference paper, thesis or patent
  • Contact me via phone, email or in-person (during office hours or by appointment)

Welcome to the CMU Rwanda LibGuide

This guide is intended to help students on the CMU Rwanda campus with coursework and research-related needs. To reach the Library website electronically, click this link: http://search.library.cmu.edu/

Orientation Videos - How to Navigate the CMU Library Homepage

To learn all about Library Resources, please take a few minutes and watch the video's listed below for step-by-step instruction in how to navigate the Library.

Connecting from of Campus

In order to connect to library resources, such as databases and journals, from off-campus or using a wireless device you must follow the instructions below.

Installation:

Desktop

  1. Download the Cisco AnyConnect software
  2. Create a connection following these instructions: Windows / Mac
  3. In the VPN window, type vpn.cmu.edu and then click "Connect".
  4. Make sure you choose the Library Resources Group during the log-in process.  If you have not chosen the correct group, you will not be able to access library materials despite your online status.Library Resources Group
  5. Once you have logged in, please open your preferred browser and connect to the library website.
  6. To end your session, click Disconnect in the application window.

Mobile Device

Cisco AnyConnect has apps for

  1. Install the appropriate app on your mobile device.
  2. Create a connection following these instructions.
  3. In the VPN window, type vpn.cmu.edu and then click "Connect".
  4. Make sure you choose the Library Resources Group during the log-in process.  If you have not chosen the correct group, you will not be able to access Library materials despite your online status.Library Resource Guide iPhone
  5. Once you have logged in, please open your preferred browser and connect to the library website.
  6. To end your session, click Disconnect in the application window.

Principal Librarian, Engineering

Lynn Berard
Contact:
4409 Wean Hall, Engineering & Science Library

Phone: 412-268-2428