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Online Library Resources for Instruction (ARCHIVED)

Information about how your librarians and library can support online instruction. Guide created March 2020.

Your Western Librarians are here to help!

Cartoon images of Ellen and Linda with text "let us know how we can help!"Your librarians at Western are Ellen Range and Linda VanSistine-Yost. They are always happy to collaborate with and assist Western faculty and staff.

Here are a few ideas for how you might collaborate with us or use digital library resources for online instruction:

If you don't see what you need or still have questions, just ask a librarian!

Find the Learning Commons Online

Learning Commons on Blackboard:

All students and faculty will find a connection to the Learning Commons in each Blackboard course menu. This is a great one-stop shop for connecting with Learning Commons resources, including library resources, academic support, and tutoring. 

Navigating Library Resources Online

There are many library resources--databases, research guides, frequently asked questions, chat with a librarian, and more--available to Western faculty and students online. The video below hits the highlights.

Other guides you may find helpful:

Contact Your Learning Commons Team



         Take a Guided Virtual Tour of the Online Learning Commons!                                       

  •  Live Chat with a Librarian! Look for the Chat Widget!   

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