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Research Instruction Services: Teaching Services Overview

Explore the guide to learn how faculty librarians can work with you to grow students' research skills.

What is Information Literacy?

"Information literacy is the set of integrated abilities encompassing the reflective discovery of information, the understanding of how information is produced and valued, and the use of information in creating new knowledge and participating ethically in communities of learning" (ACRL, 2016).

What Can the Library Faculty Help me With?

The library faculty provide research instruction / instructional content for classes in any modality. We can work with you to:

  • identify outcomes & suggest appropriate activities
  • reuse existing / develop new online tutorials
  • build a Canvas module
  • develop research assignments, activities, discussion posts, etc.
  • create online research guides
  • scaffold the research process into your course

How Do I Request Instruction or Instructional Content?

Please request instruction or instructional content using the applicable form.

You can also add multiple sections of a course to a request form. The forms feed to a central location to assist with library faculty scheduling. You will receive a confirmation from the faculty librarian assigned to prepare instruction for your class within 2 business days.

What if I just Need an Overview of Services?

Research Instruction Lead

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Lindsay Davis
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