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Faculty Orientation

Welcome to the UI&U Library Orientation for Faculty

This course provides an introduction to the scholarly resources and services available at the Union Institute & University Library. We’ll take a tour of the library’s research databases and also demonstrate the ways you can integrate library resources into your online course(s).

This is a self-paced course, which you can complete in your own time (and focus on the areas most relevant to your work). Although there will be no live presentations, I can be reached for assistance and questions by email at susan.whitehead@myunion.edu or by phone, toll-free, at 1-800-871-8165, extension 1243.

Thanks for enrolling and welcome to the UI&U Library Orientation for Faculty!

Susan Whitehead

Course Units

The first three units are required and are worth 60 points. The remaining units are optional, and you can pick and choose the units that are most relevant to your work.

Unit 1: Get Started Using the UI&U Library (required, 20 points)
Unit 2: Integrating Library Resources into Your Course (required, 20 points)
Unit 3: Locating Scholarly Resources (required, 20 points)
Unit 4: Creating Syllabus Links (optional but recommended, 20 points)
Unit 5: Suggest a Purchase (optional but recommended, 20 points)
Unit 6: Citation Tools (optional but recommended, 20 points)
Unit 7: Copyright Basics for Online Courses (optional but recommended, 20 points)


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