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CDL-001: Orientation to Learning Online - Library Resources & Services Tutorial

Your Reynolds Librarian

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Denise Woetzel



Downtown: 804.523.5211
Parham: 804.523.5220
Goochland: 804.523.5419


Review all the pages and videos from this guide before you attempt to complete and upload the library resources assignment and complete the library resources quiz on the Go2Reynolds CDL-001 website.


This tutorial introduces you to the basics of using the library. Learn how you can:

  • Access Reynolds Libraries resources and services
  • Borrow material from Reynolds Libraries and other libraries
  • Find a book, DVD, or article using QuickSearch
  • Find an article using QuickSearch and a library database
  • Find citation help

Get Research Help from a Librarian

In Person. Stop by the Reference Desk at any campus library

By Phone. Call the Reference Desk at any campus library.

  • Downtown Campus: 523-5333
  • Parham Road Campus: 523-5329
  • Goochland Campus: 523-5419

By Email. Email us for reply by email within 24 hours.

By Chat. Chat directly with a librarian 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with our Chat Reference Service (LRC Live)

If you require more than 30 minutes of research support, making an appointment with a Reynolds' librarian is your best bet. Complete an online Research Consultation Request Form to ensure a that a librarian is available to assist you during a specific day and time period. We will confirm your request within two business days. 

Library Portal

Reynolds Libraries' website is the portal for library resources and services.

  • Use QuickSearch to find books, eBooks, DVDs, articles and more from all 3 campus libraries.
  • Use the library databases to find articles, including magazines, newspapers and scholarly journals.