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Information Literacy Instruction         

If you would like your class to learn how to use library resources more effectively, we suggest you sign up for a Information Literacy Session with one of our Reference and Instruction Librarians.               

Instructors can opt for:                

1BasicOverview of the library and how to search the library catalog (i.e. books).              

2. IntermediateOverview of the library and how to search the library catalog and library databases (i.e. periodicals).              

3. Advanced: Overview of the library and how to search the library catalog, databases and the internet.               

These orientations can be customized to focus on specific subject areas (e.g. nursing or business).              

Please complete the Classroom Library Orientation Request Form​ ​if you would like to schedule a session for your class. Instructors must provide at least one alternate date and time for each research class or walking tour and one week’s advance notice for scheduling and preparation.           

Once you have completed the request form please drop it off at the library's reference desk. Your request will be followed up by one of our library staff.​​​        


Requests for Instructional Materials         

Request to purchase titles​        

Course reserve request form  ​   ​​




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