Glossary of Library Terms
There are currently 9 Terminology in this directory beginning with the letter M.
The term used inÂ Davidson Library WorldCatÂ to describe the E.H. Little Library.Â For a more detailed explanation of library locations in Davidson Library WorldCat, see theÂ Call Number Locations guide.
A micrographic reproduction stored on a film card; the card is approximately the size of an index card.Â A microfiche is a type ofÂ microform.
A micrographic reproduction stored on a reel of film; microfilm is a type ofÂ microform.
A micrographic reproduction of a book, journal, or other type of information source.Â You must use a special piece of equipment, called a microform reader, to view the text.Â There are several types of microforms, includingÂ microfilmÂ andÂ microfiche. Â
See entry forÂ Modern Language Association Style.Â
Modern Language Association Style
Used by students and scholars in the humanities.Â For more information, see ourÂ Citing Sources Guide.
(a)Â A treatise on one subject or about one person.
Modular Object-Oriented Dynamic Learning Environment.Â Moodle is the course management system used at Davidson College and is the site where course reserves are posted.
Located in Sloan Hall, this libraryÂ houses scores, sound recordings, and some videos.