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Faculty Introduction to the Library

In this introduction you will learn the basics about the Milner Library.

This guide addresses a broad array of Library services unique to your research and teaching needs.

  • Session Handouts
  • Subject Liaison Librarians
    The list of librarians by department or school
  • Teaching
    The section focuses on resources to help with various aspects of teaching.
    • Plagiarism
      Find a variety of books, articles, and videos discussing plagiarism and teaching strategies to minimize its occurrence.
    • Fair Use / Copyright
      This page can you determine if the sources you are using in the classroom do fall under fair use and align with copyright law.
    • Course Reserves
      Learn what items can be placed on course reserves and how to submit a request.
    • Textbook FAQs
      A list of Frequently Asked Questions regarding textbook availability at Milner Library.
  • Research / Scholarly Communication
    This section focuses on information relevant to scholarly and creative productivity.
    • Copyright
      A quick highlight of ways Milner Library can help you with copyright issues.
    • Managing & Storing Resources
      Provides resources available to the ISU community for managing sources.
    • Borrowing Materials Learn what services are available to you as a faculty member.
    • ISU ReD
      Get an overview of the University's Institutional Repository.
    • Databases
      A quick overview of the databases we subscribe to and different options for filtering the full list.
  • Keep Current / Alerts
    Staying upto date can be challenging, learn about some useful tools for staying current in your field.