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Top 10 Things for Faculty in the Library

This research guide is meant to help faculty navigate library resources.

Faculty Frequently Asked Questions

Interested in Online Library Instruction?

We have a number of options to best serve your needs. See our request page for more information:

If you have any questions, please contact Pam Gautier or Michelle Petry


How do I access library resources?

Go to: You must login with your MEID and password to access the databases.


How do I check out library materials?

Need a book or DVD from the library collection, let us pick it off the shelf for you.  Call the circulation desk or place a hold on the item in the catalog. You can then swing by the library and pick it up at the West Circulation Desk. 


How do I put course material on reserve?

Bring your items in before the semester starts to be sure they will be ready on the first day of classes!  Contact the library to fill out or turn in the necessary paperwork:



What’s a Research Guide, and how do I get one?

We have created subject and course guides on everything from Archeology to Writing to help your students become experts in research.  Find them at:

*Tell us how we can customize a Research Guide for you!

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