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How to Get Help

How to Login

In order to login to your eMajor courses, you will need to enter your user name and password at the following address: go.view.usg.edu.

Please refer to your institution's Getting Started with eMajor guide for information concerning your eMajor username and password.

As an online student, the extensive resources of GALILEO are available to you. GALILEO stands for GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online. As a world wide web-based virtual library, it provides access to multiple information resources, including secured access to licensed products. You will have access to over 100 databases indexing thousands of periodicals and scholarly journals. Over 2000 journal titles are provided in full-text. Other resources include encyclopedias, business directories, and government publications.

For more information on Library Resources, see the Student Guide to eMajor.

If you need assistance with library resources, please contact eMajor Administrative Services, at eMajor@westga.edu

Smarthinking Online Tutoring

Smarthinking is an online tutoring service that is available to all eMajor students at no cost. Smarthinking provides tutoring for eMajor students in various subjects including Writing Across the Disciplines, Mathematics, Business (Accounting, Statistics, etc.), and Resume and Cover Letter Review. Tutoring is available 24/7.

On-Campus Tutoring

Visit the USG eMajor Institutions page for information about on-campus tutoring resources at your school.

If you need additional assistance, please contact eMajor Administration at eMajor@westga.edu, or 678-839-6400 or 1-855-9eMajor (1-855-936-2567).

With SMARTHINKING you can

  • Connect With an e-structor and interact with a live tutor.
  • Submit your Writing for any class to their Online Writing Lab
  • Submit a Question and receive a reply from a tutor.

If you are a current eMajor student, visit the Smarthinking link in the navigation bar inside your course.

If you need assistance with Smarthinking, please contact Smarthinking Customer Service: http://smarthinking.com/support/customer-service/

You may also email support@smarthinking.com, and you will receive a response within 24-48 hours.

As an eMajor student, Smarthinking tutoring service is offered to you free of charge. Visit the Smarthinking link in the navigation bar inside your course to access and take advantage of their services, such as submitting a writing sample or asking a question about your writing. You can take advantage of their services, such as submitting a writing sample or asking a question about your writing. Smarthinking e-structors are available for you 24 hours a day.

In addition to Smarthinking’s online tutoring services, you may also utilize the following resources for assistance in many elements of writing and grammar.

Basic APA and MLA formatting
Citation Machine. This is a simple site application that allows you to gain correct citation for both in-paper citing and bibliography citing. While at the site, click on the type of referencing you will need for your paper (APA, MLA, etc). Decide what type of publication you need to cite, fill the blank spaces with your reference information and press submit. The site will give you the correct in-paper citation, as well as bibliography citation.

Plagiarism Information
In this site from Acadia University's Vaughn Memorial Library, you will choose a cartoon character in a Flash tutorial to learn about early planning, how to paraphrase and quote, citing and where to get help. Avoid making plagiarism mistakes by accessing this simple and fun tutorial.

Purdue Online Writing Lab
The Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers information concerning process, rhetoric and logic, different kinds of essay genres, style and language, and citation.

North Carolina's Writing Center's Handout Hub
This site, writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/, provided by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, has links to advice on everything from writing introductions and conclusions to structuring arguments.

Help with course login and/or registration or course support:

For log in issues or assistance between
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Contact eMajor Helpdesk


eMajor@westga.edu

678-839-6400 or Toll Free 1-855-9eMajor

For after-hours technical support, contact the D2L Help Center:

24 hours a day / 7days a week D2Lhelp.view.usg.edu


Toll FREE 1-855-772-0423

Help with Proctored Exam
or testing issues:

eMajor Testing Coordinator M-F,
8:00 am - 5:00 pm EST


etesting@westga.edu

678-839-6400 or 1-855-9eMajor
(1-855-936-2567)

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