Schedule a time for you and your students to work with a librarian. We offer customized classes focused on specific research assignments, as well as information literacy skills (i.e. website evaluation, plagiarism, MLA/APA citations, research skills). Our calendar fills up, so schedule early! Read our Library Instruction page for more details. Contact the Public Services Librarian with questions or to schedule a session.
Our librarians can work with you to develop research assignments. Whether it's brainstorming, giving feedback, or developing help tools or guides, we are always happy to help.
Direct your students to our Research Guides designed for specific research assignments and general subject areas. We are happy to create new guides for your assignments if none exist.Contact Amber Pierdinock if you need a new research guide created for an assignment.
Request books from any college or university in South Carolina through Pascal Delivers. The library can also request materials through Interlibrary Loan (subject to availability). All requested materials will be delivered to the SCC campus of your choice.
The library offers online tutorials. Contact us to have your class added to the library's tutorials in D2L.
Ensure your students know how to avoid plagiarism. The library tutorial on plagiarism is a great resource for students to learn more about plagiarism, complete with hands-on examples. There is a quiz that you can assign as part of your class and contact the Amber Pierdinock if want to use it.
The library occasionally offers one-hour workshops on various topics, such as Basic MLA Format. Watch your emails for announcements.
Send us questions any time through our Ask-A-Librarian email service.
If you want to use eBooks or electronic articles from the library in your class (D2L, syllabus, class notes, etc), you need to make sure the links can be used on and off-campus. See Linking to Electronic Resources on how to create URLs/links that work both on and off-campus. Contact Mary Daubenspeck if you have any questions or have any issues creating the links.
Place materials on reserve for your classes in the library. You decide whether they are in-library-use only or 3-day-checkout. We'll keep them in the reserve collection so your students can access them any time we're open. We can also help you create permanent links to any material in our online databases so your students can access it anytime. Contact Monica Cannon if you have any questions about reserves.