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Top 10 Things for Faculty in the Library

Top 10 Things for Faculty in the Library

Check out the Top 10 Resources for Faculty

Highlights in yellow cover changes to services due to closures.​


​10  Information Literacy Instruction/ Department Liaisons

Schedule a library session for your class.  We’re here to teach the art of critical thinking and research, customized for your assignments, and can meet in our Library Classroom L-138 or your classroom. During the closure period, we can offer instructional videos and embedded help. Please see our request form for more details.

*See #8 and #3 for other options.


Electronic Resources*

Access millions of full-text articles, images, videos,and more.  Most provide citations in MLA & APA.


Research Guides

Use the specialized subject and course guides we create to help your students become research



Streaming Video*

Show academic videos in class or have your students watch them at home.  Thousands are available from

Films on Demand and Kanopy databases.


6 Citations (see NEW NoodleTools)

Everything your students need to properly format citations, including sample papers, guides, tutorials, and class instruction:


Course Reserves

Place textbooks and supplemental material on reserve for your students to use in the library. During the closure, you can request scans of reserve items. Please complete this form ( to request a scan of the Course Reserve from the GCC Library. Library staff with scan and email you access to the requested material within one hour Monday - Friday 8am - 6pm 

Guidelines during normal business semesters:


4 Inter-Campus Delivery

Request books and DVDs from any Maricopa college in the library catalog and have them delivered to your campus library. 


3  Tutorials*

Plug-and-play tutorials on library overview, plagiarism, MLA, and APA that can be uploaded to Canvas for a student grade.


2  Collection Resources- Physical resources unavailable during closure. See course reserves above for scanning option.

Request items to be added to our collection.


Ask Us

Reference Librarian chat support is available 24/7 on the library homepage, call, or stop by the reference desk.



Main: 623-845-3112                   North: 623-888-7112



*Can be integrated into Canvas

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