University Libraries offers instructors in all disciplines access to a range of expertise, resources, and services to help improve learning outcomes and increase student success.
Start with University Libraries to incorporate supplemental instruction and course materials to assist your students as they develop their skills in critical thinking, awareness of library resources, and understanding of the research process.
Work with knowledgeable librarians and specialists, who are available to collaborate on course design or selection of course materials, to provide access to primary sources and tours of OSUL special collections, and present guest lectures on research practices, discipline-specific resources, or current exhibits.
Access flexible resources and tools such as subject and course guides, course reserves, and instructional materials to enhance your course content and create active learning opportunities.
- Visit Course Reserves to place materials on reserve
- Check out Subject and Course Guides for targeted resources. Contact your subject librarian to discuss customized course guides.
- Learn more about instructional materials and lessons developed by University Libraries, including our open-access textbook Choosing and Using Sources
Leverage student-focused services like the research tutor, research presentations, the First Year Success Series, and library-taught skills-building courses to give students the help they may need to improve their understanding of the research process.