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Teaching Resources: Library instructional support

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Collaborate with librarian

Librarians can:

  • Discuss and build a course assignment or student project requiring research and inquiry.
  • Post links to articles from library databases in your course. 
  • Create a library guide that will display under Library Resources (or in a module) in your course site that provides recommended pathways and strategies for retrieving relevant information related to an assignment.
  • Provide an active-learning research class session to increase student engagement and retention of information.
  • Showcase the peer-review process with students: in class, Chat, or during librarian office hours.
  • Provide research support for locating sources for a review of literature, teaching methods, lab techniques, company or industry information, secondary and primary materials for a student assignment, etc.

Who to contact

Multi-section Northwest Core contacts:  

All other classes: Contact your librarian

  • In-class assignment-based research instruction (students bring laptops)
  • Online instruction sources and services related to an assignment

Library research consultations are also available for students (individual or small group) needing in-depth assistance.

Ask a Librarian

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Monday-Thursday: 24 hours
Friday: 12 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10 am - 10 pm
Sunday: 10 am - midnight

Text a Librarian: 660.474.4111

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