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Services for Faculty and Staff

Teaching Resources

Course Reserves
Provide special-use articles, books, chapters, and media items for your classes.

Library Instruction
GCC faculty, staff, and student organizations may bring classes or groups to the Alfred C. O'Connell Library for information literacy instruction.

Creating Persistent URL links to Online Articles
Persistent URLs are internet addresses to full-text articles, useful in course management systems such as Blackboard.

U. S. Copyright Law and Fair-Use Guidelines for Books and Periodicals
A handy guide for teachers.

Material Requests

Book Purchase Request Form
Media Purchase Request Form
Recommend that the library purchase a specific book or media item.

Handout Request Form: Request additional copies of library handouts for your location

Scholarship and Research

Interlibrary Loan
If we don't have an item you need, chances are we can get it from one of our partner libraries. Interlibrary loan is a free service for current GCC students, faculty, and staff.

RSS Feeds
Librarians can set up RSS feeds for you to keep up with current research in your field.  Currently, the only page that we have set up so far is for Current Psychology Research.  Please contact Michelle Eichelberger if you're interested in having a page set up for your discipline.

Current Awareness Services - Alerts
Alert services send subscribers e-mail updates about new content added to periodical database or journal Web sites.