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John B. Cade Library
Welcome to the Library Resources for Graduate Students! This guide was created to provide general information on library resources and services for SU Graduate Students. If you have any questions or need further assistance please feel free to contact the Ask Here Desk at (225) 771-2841.
Fall Library Hours
Monday-Thursday 8:00 am-10:00pm
Friday 8:00 pm-5:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm-5:00 pm
Sunday 2:00 pm- 10:00 pm
*Holiday and special event library hours will be posted at the appropriate time*
Article Request Options
Remember! If you need an article the library does not have in the collection, choose the options below:
Ingenta Connect is a pay-per-use service used by Librarian. If you cannot find a journal in the library's collection utilize Ingenta. All request will be answered with 24-48 hours.
Interlibrary Loan (ILLIAD)
The Interlibrary Loan service allows SU students, faculty, and staff to borrow from other libraries if items are not available at the John B. Cade Library.
LALINC(Louisiana Academic Library Information Consortium) is a service that allow graduate students to check-out books not owned by John B. Cade LIbrary from other Louisiana Libraries *some restrictions apply*
LALINC Reciprocal Agreement
This forms provides the terms and agreement of LALINC.
SU-ROARS is a new article delivery service that allows the library to access journal articles and deliver to users within 2 hours to 24 hours. This service is tailored to provide on-demand access to meet the immediate research needs of users and provide access to articles that are not available via the library’s databases and subscriptions. Time period varies on weekend.* SU-ROARS is only available to faculty, staff and graduate students during this pilot period.
Contact your Library Liaison for information about library collections, book orders, services, policies, library instruction and other library related needs.
John B. Cade Library Liaisons
This link will provide you with a complete list of Library Liaisons available to assist you at John B. Cade Library.