MAU's LIRN Library Guide
Training Resources on How to Use LIRN
The LIRN Librarian Team has developed instructional videos to help you get the most out of your subscription library resources. Visit and share LIRN'S YouTube channel to find instructional videos to help your students/faculty with research.
Below are helpful videos MAU students or Faculty can use to get you started with all the tools that LIRN has to offer.
- Introduction to the LIRNPortal Orientation
- Ask a Librarian
- Introduction to LIRNSearch
- Advanced Searching in LIRNSearch
How to Contact a Librarian for Reference/Research Assistance
A team of Librarians supports MAU LIRNPortal through the LIRN Librarian Service. For research and reference assistance, students and faculty can contact a team of LIRN Librarians by clicking on the "Ask a Librarian" link on the right side of the LIRNPortal page and complete the help request form. Librarians can follow up via email, phone call, or screen-share as applicable
LIRN’S Librarian Support Schedule
LIRN’S team of master's level Librarians are available for online research/reference support during the following days and times.
Please download the complete 2021 Yearly Schedule which :
- Showcases the 7 days a week we are staffed for online reference/research assistance.
- Lists the dates online reference/research is offline due to LIRN observed holidays/breaks.
How to Access MAU'S LIRNPortal (Online Library Databases)
To connect to the LIRN Online library, access the LIRNPortal using the university login credentials. If you need the using the Username and the password please email Library Assistant at email@example.comConnect to MAU'S LIRNPORTAL
MAU has a Library Assistant available to help with any questions and training on how to use the LIRN Online library, other electronic library resources, and the on campus library collection. For assistance with the physical MAU library collection at the Doral Campus. Please contact the library at 786-331-1000 x 400 or write to the email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you need assistance with your research or accessing LIRN’s Virtual Library Services, please contact our Virtual Librarian Natasa Hogue at email@example.com