Libraries

Resources for UCBA Faculty and Staff

The UCBA Library's physical space is currently closed to ensure the health and safety of library users. Chat and email support is available. Equipment is available by appointment only.

UCBA faculty and staff have access to a wide range of support, services, and resources. Contact your library faculty liaison with questions.

Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service allows UC users to request print and media library materials in the Library Catalog for pickup at the owning library location. Search for ebooks, articles, media, and more from the UC Libraries search box.  

eResources
Find curricular materials to support your courses via our Guide to Electronic Resources including streaming media, ebooks, Open Educational Resources (OER), and problem solving tips for common access issues.

Purchase Recommendations
Suggest materials for the library collection. 

Contact your library faculty liaison for more information about these support areas. 

Assignment Design
We collaborate in designing research assignments that reinforce critical thinking and effective research abilities as well as recommend methods and suggest ideas and approaches to crafting an effective and meaningful research assignment and/or learning activity.

Consultations
Our online consultations (via Teams or WebEx) provide a range of support for research (e.g. classroom-based, creative, discipline-specific) and teaching (e.g. assignment design, incorporation into Canvas, information literacy content). 

Digital Scholarship
Learn about the Digital Scholarship Center, applications for teaching, share your research and scholarly work via Scholar@UC repository, and find out about UC Press.

Library Materials
Click & Collect retrieval and pickup service allows UC users to request print and media library materials in the Library Catalog for pickup at the owning library location. Search for ebooks, articles, media, and more from the UC Libraries search box.

Research Support & Consultations 
Virtual research support for faculty, staff, and students is available. Contact us to ask a quick research question or schedule a consultation for in-depth collaboration.

Faculty Research Guide is a starting point for discipline-based, creative, and classroom-based research. For Research & Data Services, contact your library faculty liaison for referrals to a specific librarian or informationist at the Uptown campus.

Teaching Support & Consultations
Our online Information Literacy & Instruction Program supports teaching in a range of ways including online content, tutorials, modules, and research guides that can be incorporated into Canvas.  

Workshops & Events
Faculty development workshops focus on research support and tools or curriculum and student learning. Other workshops focus on research and organizational tools as well as support and are open to faculty, staff, and students. Events cover a range of topics from information literacy issues to the latest tools and support offered by the UC Libraries. Check Workshops & Events for more information.