Pitts Library

Pitts Library houses a dynamic collection to support both teaching and learning.  Pitts Library is an extensive gateway to periodicals, databases, films, internet resources, and other research information. The library not only contains more than 35,000 volumes, it houses circulation resources, reserve reading, reference materials, newspapers, audio-visual items, as well as computer access to the Andrew College library collection via AndyCat, GALILEO (Georgia Library Learning Online), Films on Demand, GALE databases and the Internet.  The Andrew College Archives, a repository of information pertaining to the history of Andrew College, is located in Pitts Library.

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Library Hours of Operation

Fall and Spring Semester
Monday – Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Summer Semester
Monday – Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Hours for Fall and Spring Break, Final Exams, Holidays and Semester Breaks will vary. The changes will be posted at the Pitts Library.

Electronic Resources

APA, MLA AND CHICAGO STYLE REFERENCE GUIDES  
APA Reference Guide Wisconsin Website
APA Reference Guide Purdue Website
MLA Reference Guide Wisconsin Website
MLA Reference Guide Purdue Website 
Chicago Manual of Style Purdue Website
Chicago Manual of Style Online

CITATION GENERATORS
BibMe
KnightCite

ANDYCAT – Online Card Catalog
The Andrew College Card Catalog can be accessed in the Pitts Library or 24/7 via the Internet.

GALILEO – Georgia Library Learning Online
GALILEO is a research gateway to databases provided by the University System of Georgia and the State of Georgia. To use these databases, a password is necessary. An Andrew College librarian or faculty member can provide the password.   Students, faculty, and staff may request the current GALILEO password via email at pittslibrary@andrewcollege.edu.  The student password is posted on Moodle.  GALILEO provides tutorials.

Other Databases

Word of the Day

KINDLE PROGRAM
Students, faculty, and staff can check-out books via a Kindle.    A Kindle “User Agreement Form” is required to check-out a Kindle.

Computer Resources
Pitts Library offers research computer and printing facilities to students. Wi-Fi is available in the Library. The PT3 Computer & Study Lab is open Monday - Thursday 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.  The Student Success Center is located in the Pitts Library building.

AndyCat Café
Faculty, staff, and students who enjoy coffee may grab a cup from the AndyCat Café during Pitts Library hours of operation.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
Pitts Library participates in an Interlibrary Loan (ILL) system which allows borrowing books and articles from other libraries around the world.  This process can take up to two weeks.  Start searching early in the semester and talk with the librarians, in order to get the materials in a timely manner. 

Follow these steps:

See if Pitts Library has what you need.

AndyCat:  Check to see if the book is here or available as an ebook.
GALILEO:  Check to see if the journal or publication needed is here.
If you cannot find the information after using these two sources, check with the librarian.  If the exact material or similar material cannot be found in-house, Interlibrary loan may be the answer. 

Gather citation information.

Books:  Locate the title, author and date of publication.  If you can find the OCLC #, that is helpful.
Journal Articles:  Locate the title of the publication, title and author of the article, volume, issue, date and page number of the article.

Request the material.

Fill out this Interlibrary Loan Request Form.  
Be sure to include contact information of name, telephone number and email address.

LIBGUIDES BY SUBJECT

Biology
Education
English    
Religion 

Library Contact Information

McKenzie Ragan
Director of Library Services
Educational Technology Coordinator
229-732-5956 – office
229-732-5957 - fax
mckenzieragan@andrewcollege.edu

AJ King
Library Technical Assistant
Tiger Pause College Store Manager
Director of Student Publications
229-732-5943
ajking@andrewcollege.edu

Reference Assistance
Pittslibrary@andrewcollege.edu