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Faculty librarians offer a variety of instructional opportunities including: library orientation, course-related instruction, and assistance in creating research based assignments.
See the information literacy page for more information.
Reserves and ERes
Faculty may place course materials on reserve in print or electronic format by submitting a Reserve Request Form. Please Note: Electronic Reserves (ERes) are password protected; course instructors distribute password.
Linking to Articles & Books
Faculty can create their own "deep links" to the library's electronic journal articles and books using Blackboard or webpages. For more information, see Deep Linking.
Academic Integrity and Copyright
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Access to electronic databases, journals, and books
DuCat - The Library's Catalog
Use DuCat to search all of the books and journals, electronic and print, at Gumberg Library. DuCat also includes other material such as musical scores, CDs, DVDs and more.
Assessing Scholarly Impact / Where to Publish
Use cited reference searching to help determine the impact of an article, book, journal, or author in the research of a given field of study.
Not sure where to publish? Find a journal in which to publish your research
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL)
Keep track of your research citations more easily with RefWorks. Export references directly from research databases into RefWorks. Format a bibliography in APA, MLA or other citation styles. User guides and instructional videos are also available.
Departmental Materials Request
Use the form to request items that support your department's needs. Requests are subject to your department's library budget allocation.
Suggest a Purchase
Suggest a Purchase for items beyond your department's needs that would enhance the library's collection in a particular field of study.
Borrowing from Other Libraries
In the event that the library does not have an item you may need, there are several options to borrow from other libraries.
Contact the Liaison to your department for more information about requesting library materials.
The University Library Committee
The members of this committee are the University Librarian and representatives appointed by the Deans of all the schools and college.
For more information about the Committee, contact
Dr. Laverna Saunders, University Librarian.
Faculty Senate Newsettler
Fall 2013 edition - including library article: