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Resources for Faculty and Instructors

This guide outlines research and teaching resources for new OSU faculty and instructors.

Overview

This page provides summary information about teaching resources available to new OSU faculty and instructors. Links go to pages with more complete information.

10 Things to Know about the Libraries for Your Teaching

LIBRARY INSTRUCTION

Librarians will consult with you to design meaningful assignments that engage students with library resources and collections. Librarians and archivists
teach research skills at strategic points in the curriculum. If your class has a specialized research need, talk with us about hands-on instruction for students.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/instruction-services

 

WORKSHOPS

The library offers workshops on a range of topics. Help your students learn to use library resources and make research easier and more scholarly.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/undergraduates

 

COURSE ASSIGNMENT PAGES

Librarians can tailor a Web page specifically to your class and relevant resources. Tie all of your library resources for students together in one spot.

guides.library.oregonstate.edu

 

LIBRARY TUTORIALS

Help your students find scholarly sources with our tutorials and demos. You can even link to Library Tutorials from your Blackboard Page.

guides.library.oregonstate.edu/LearnAbout

 

SUBJECT GUIDES

Help your students research more efficiently in a particular discipline by directing them to the appropriate subject guide.

guides.library.oregonstate.edu

 

COURSE RESERVES

Give your students access to course readings by placing them on reserve.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/reserves/instructors-guide

 

ASSESSMENT

Are you happy with the quality of sources your students find and use? Librarians will help you assess your students’ research skills, evaluate student bibliographies and identify gaps in their knowledge.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/instruction-services

 

AWARDS

Students who use library collections and services and demonstrate outstanding and original research can receive up to $1,000.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/awards/undergrad-research

 

TUTORING

During scheduled hours, your students can find peer tutors and GTAs from the College of Science, the Academic Success Center, the Writing Center, and
Career Services.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/clc/

 

QUESTIONS?

Contact us by email, phone, text, chat. We want to answer your questions.

osulibrary.oregonstate.edu/reference