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Language & Literature Faculty Guide: Library services

SCF Library Resources for faculty teaching Language & Literature courses

Welcome

SCF Library services for faculty teaching Language and Literature courses

Your subject liaison librarian

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Alicia K. Long (she/ella) - SCF
Contact:
Call or email me.
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(941) 752-5404

Find your assigned librarian

ENC1101 Librarians

SPC1608 Librarians

All other Language & Literature courses:

Alicia K. Long is your assigned librarian. Contact Alicia.

Services by SCF Librarians

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Instruction:

Librarians can present orientations or lessons to your students:

  • Information literacy
  • Research process
  • Documentation (MLA-APA)

Lessons can be in person, virtual (Teams), or hybrid.

Check our menu of topics and modalities & request a lesson!

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Embedded librarian:

Collaborate with a librarian in a research assignment.

Add the librarian to Canvas.

Let the librarian interact with students.

Contact us to try it!

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Resource pages for Canvas:

"LibGuides" with lists of recommended databases.

Add links to specific ebooks, articles, etc.

Page can be embedded in Canvas seamlessly.

Contact your librarian liaison to get started.

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Special events:

Collaborate with the librarians to host an event.

Organize a Poetry Slam, Open Mic, Reading Meet Up.

Host the event at our spaces.

Contact us with your ideas!

Resources

Databases

Jstor - Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) - Writer's Reference Center - Gale eBooks -

Opposing ViewpointsNew York Times

Gale Literary Sources - Literary Reference Center (EBSCO) Bloom's Literature - Salem Literature -

 & many more!

Collections:

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Books & eBooks:

  • Search our "Quick Search" catalog.
  • Login to request the book or open the ebook.

Videos & eVideos:

  • Includes DVD and streaming videos.
  • Search our "Quick Search" catalog.
  • Login to request the book or open the ebook.

Course Reserves:

Textbooks: 
  • Make sure we have a copy of your textbook.
  • Look for textbooks in "Quick Search"
  • Select "Library Textbooks" in your search

 

Articles:

  • Journal articles, magazines, newspapers.
  • The "Quick Search" retrieves from databases
  • Or go to specific databases (A-Z or by subject)

 

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Spaces:

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Study rooms

By reservation or open spaces.

 

"Faculty only" room*:

Meet with your students at the Library.

* Bradenton Campus.

Reserve a room!

 

Technology:

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    At the Libraries:

  • Computers, printers, scanners.
  • Editing software (Adobe suite)

    Check-out:

  • Video recording equipment
  • Cameras, microphones, ring light 

Ask for availability at Front Desk