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***Services***: Faculty


How can the library help support your instruction and scholarly research? Learn more about our services for faculty.

Instruction Support

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Library Instruction

Librarians are available to provide both in-person and online library instruction sessions. These can be tailored to any subject area, course or assignment. Just let us know what you need!

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Embedded Librarian Program

Bring library resources and services directly to your students. Add a librarian to your Canvas course and allow them to share library resources and tailored content in a dedicated module within your Canvas course.


Library Tutorials and Guides

The library has a range of tutorials, how-to-guides, subject-specific library guides to help students find resources and develop research skills. Find out more about sharing and incorporating this content into your course.

Course Materials

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Open Education Resources (OER)

OERs are any materials for teaching and learning that are openly licensed and freely accessible. Learn more about the options available for switching to openly licensed content and reducing student textbook costs.

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Streaming Videos in the Classroom

Looking to stream films in your course or event? Check out our online video streaming databases. We can help you access the films you need and provide guidance on public performance rights.

Find & Use Materials


Find Library Materials

The first step to locating our resources, from scholarly articles to streaming videos, from eBooks to archival material. Learn more about searching our holdings with Primo or explore our individual database subscriptions.

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Borrowing Materials

What materials are available to borrow from the library? For how long? Learn more about the library's different collections and how to borrow, renew and return library materials.


Interlibrary Loan & Other Requests

How to get the library materials you need — whether or not they're in our collections. Find out more about Interlibrary Loan (ILL) and other request options available to all SFC faculty and staff.

Contact Us

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Ask A Librarian

Contact our Ask a Librarian service for general questions, help locating library resources, and more information about how the library can support your projects. In-person, 24-7 chat, email, Zoom and telephone support is available.


News & Events

Keep up to date with library resources, services, and tools through our news feed and monthly Faculty/Staff newsletter. Be sure to check our event schedule to stay in the loop for upcoming workshops, faculty coffee hour and exhibitions.

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Department Presentations

Bring the library to you! Schedule a department presentation to learn how the library can support faculty in your subject area or take an in-depth look at a particular library tool or service. Just let us know what you need!