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James E. Walker Library
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Faculty Services and Resources

Access Services
Checkout Guidelines
Interlibrary Loan
Reserves polices/procedures
Rush Request (for books in process)
Instructional Services
Reference/Instruction Homepage
Instruction Request Form
Tutorials and User Guides
Virtual Reference
Distance Education Support
Computing Resources
Off-campus access
Library computer labs
Wireless computing
Collection Development
Collection Development Policy
Faculty Representatives and Librarian Liasons
Tools for Faculty Representatives
Book Order Request Form

Research Resources
Research Gateway (article databases)
NetLibrary (Online Books)
Voyager Catalog
Research Consultations


Other Services
Copy Center
Faculty Study Rooms
Group Study Rooms
Additional information for instructors
  • Our professional and courteous faculty and staff members are eager to work with you.
  • The library collection includes over 700,000 volumes, 3500 journal titles, over 100 electronic databases, and two state-of-the-art instruction rooms.
  • Internet access and free printing is available on all 350 public access computers .
  • Library orientation sessions geared to the needs of your students and your class requirements are available with at least one week's notice.
  • We want to work with you to ensure that your students can do the research required for your class.
  • If you let us know about your class research assignments ahead of time, we can check for availability of materials for your students. Please put materials on Reserve if the whole class will need them.
  • Please recommend materials for the library to purchase. This will make us more effective in serving you and your students.
  • Please let us know if there is anything we can do to help you and your students. We are open to suggestions.