Research & Instruction

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Library Instruction

Professors and students can request personal sessions, class presentations, or library tours to improve library research skills.


The library hosts regularly scheduled workshops on topics ranging from learning how to use library resources to helping grad students find grant money for research.


New to the library? Take one of our tours to see what we have to offer and find out what resources we have just for you.


For patrons who need one-on-one research assistance, the library offers personal sessions with librarians.



Useful Websites

Directory of online resources curated by librarians and information experts.

Meet Your Liaison Librarian

Librarians who are specialists in subject areas and personally assigned to particular schools on campus.

Research Guides

Subject guides on a variety of topics and courses that include links to resources and helpful research tips.

Open Access

Information on Public Access Mandates for Sponsored Research.

Plagiarism Tutorial

Instructional guide on what plagiarism is and tips on how to avoid it.

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