Library Services for Faculty

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  • Copyright in the Classroom
    Check this Research Guide for information about using material in your classroom for which the library does not hold copyright permissions.
  • Interlibrary Loan Request
    The purpose of this form is for TMCC faculty, staff and students to request books or magazine articles not owned by any of the TMCC libraries.
  • Reserve Material for a Course
    This form enables an instructor to place material on reserve in the library for use by students in their class. The material may belong to the library or to the instructor and will made available to students according to the information indicated by the instructor on the form.
  • Reserve Video(s) for a Course
    This form enables an instructor to place a hold on a video owned by the library that he or she wishes to show during a particular class period, ensuring that it will be available and not checked out to another person during that time.

Library Instruction

Instructors can help students develop research skills by bringing their classes in for instruction. These sessions may include, but are not limited to:

  • Demonstration and hands-on use of the library's electronic and/or print resources.
  • Discussion and demonstration of library resources targeted at specific disciplines.
  • An overview of the library's physical layout and general research resources.

To schedule a library instruction session, please contact us.

Other Services for Faculty

  • Creation of customized library assignments.
  • Development of Library Research Guides for a class, topic or specific assignment. See existing Library Research Guides for examples.
  • Librarians can be "imbedded" in online classes to provide research support to online students.
  • Don't see the book or materials you are looking for? You can complete the Library Purchase Request to request books or library materials not owned by any of the TMCC libraries.

To learn more about these services, please contact us.

Librarian Liaisons for Academic Departments

Academic area liaison responsibilities listed below, by division/department. Find our contact information on the Library's Faculty/Staff web page.

Business and Social Sciences

  • Adult Basic Education: Maggie Eirenschmalz
  • Anthropology: John Fitzsimmons
  • Business: John Fitzsimmons
  • Child Care Center: Sherry McGee
  • Culinary Arts: John Fitzsimmons
  • Early Childhood Education: Sherry McGee
  • Educational Leadership (EPY): John Fitzsimmons (or any librarian)
  • History: Maggie Eirenschmalz
  • Political Science: John Fitzsimmons
  • Psychology: John Fitzsimmons
  • Sociology: Maggie Eirenschmalz or John Fitzsimmons
  • Workforce Development: Maggie Eirenschmalz or John Fitzsimmons

Liberal Arts

  • English: Maggie Eirenschmalz (or any librarian)
  • Humanities: Maggie Eirenschmalz
  • Visual and Performing Arts: Maggie Eirenschmalz

Life Sciences, Allied Health & Public Safety

  • Biology and Community Health: Sherry McGee
  • Certified Nursing Assistant: Sherry McGee
  • Dental Assisting: Sherry McGee
  • Dental Hygiene: Sherry McGee
  • Dietetic Technician: Sherry McGee
  • Nursing: Sherry McGee
  • Public Safety: Sherry McGee (except Emergency Management: John Fitzsimmons)
  • Radiologic Technology: Sherry McGee
  • Veterinary Technician: Sherry McGee

Math & Physical Sciences

  • Math: Sherry McGee
  • Physical Sciences: Sherry McGee

Technical Sciences

  • Applied Technologies: John Fitzsimmons
  • Computer Technologies: John Fitzsimmons
  • Criminal Justice: John Fitzsimmons
  • Paralegal/Law: John Fitzsimmons