If you have a an especially in depth or complex research project, you will probably need more than what is available at Perimeter College. Major university libraries offer core science databases and many journals that are not available as full text through Perimeter College's GALILEO databases.
As a student at Perimeter College at Georgia State University, you have reciporical privileges with all of the University System of Georgia libraries, including Georgia Tech and Georgia State's Atlanta library .
Your GSU Campus ID, also called a Panther Card, opens acces to many more full text journals and a wider array of databases than Perimeter College offers. You can use your Panther Card/Campus ID to search Georgia State's databases from off campus, Perimeter College, or at the Atlanta campus library.
|The downtown Atlanta library also has Research Guides available for additional in depth science and individual, science disciplines.|
|Geology and Earth Science||Gerontology||Health Informatics|
|Kinesiology and Health Education||Mathematics & Statistics||Neuroscience/ Neurobiology/ Neuroanatomy|
|Physics and Astronomy||Public Health||Risk Management|
To enter the downtown Atlanta library, you will need to swipe your Panther Card in the slot in the turnstiles. If you do not yet have a Panther Card, you will have to present J-Card at the door to enter the downtown, Atlanta library. Georgia Tech's library requires that visitors sign in.
The main library at Georgia State's main entrance is above street level on the north side of Decatur
Street. To reach the library:
Though NOT part of the University System, The Robert W. Woodruff Library at Emory University and Emory's Health Science Library have an extremely extensive collection of journals. Students from Georgia State's Perimeter College can sometimes borrow up to five books with an Arche Card. Arche Cards expire quickly, and you can obtain one from the Circulation counter at your campus library. Visitors to Emory's libraries need to either present a valid ID (Panther Card or driver's license) or sign in at the door.