Information for Faculty

Course Reserves
Course reserves includes print, audio-visual, and electronic materials, selected by faculty for use in their classes. See detailed information about Submitting Materials for Course Reserves or contact COL Susan Hastings at 464-7607.
Interlibrary Loan
When Preston Library does not own an item that you need, you may obtain it from another library. There are no limits and no fees for this service. Logging on to the Interlibrary Loan system lets you place requests, check their status, and access the documents that have been received electronically. Additionally, while using electronic resources such as library databases and WorldCat, you may initiate an ILL request.  For more information, contact Interlibrary Loan Manager.
Media Services

Media Services offers faculty training and consultation in the selection and use of multimedia software and hardware. Media equipment is also available for short-term loans for presentations.

Generous loan policies facilitate your academic endeavors. For details, see Circulation Information for Faculty or contact LTC Susan Hastings at 464-7607.
Meeting Rooms
Forms and policies, as well as information about meeting rooms at Preston Library, are available here.
Reference and Instruction
COL Janet Holly and MAJ Accacia Mullen for your Reference and Instruction needs.  They are available to assist you with reference questions for your own work; they can also meet with your classes and students individually to assist them through the research process.
Ordering Materials
Each academic department is allocated a budget to order library materials, and we welcome your purchase requests. The Book Order Request Form and the Serials Request Form are available online.  Also, each department receives Choice cards with reviews of new scholarly titles. Contact your department head to learn how Choice cards are managed in your department. For details, see the Collection Development Policy .