Resources for faculty and staff

Help students access materials for class

Course Materials - Learn more about ensuring students can affordably access materials for class, including putting materials on Reserve

Get materials you need through document delivery, GIL Express, and interlibrary loan

Teach students about library research

We offer a range of options to ensure students are able to identify the type of source they need, access materials through library resources, evaluate their sources, and ethically use those materials. 

Visit our Instruction page or contact your subject librarian for more information.

Get to know your subject librarian

  • Request that the library purchase items we don't already own
  • Discuss the best way to ensure students have the library research skills necessary to complete assignments
  • Discuss how the library can support your own research

Subject librarians

Faculty workshop series - Spring 2022

Join Ingram Library this spring for a series of faculty-focused workshops. These will be hosted in Google Meet with a recorded presentation followed by an unrecorded Q&A session. Links to the recordings will be posted here after the event for those who are unable to join us for the live workshops. 

All workshops are planned for select Mondays at 12:30pm and expected to last about 45 minutes.

January 31 - Incorporating information literacy into your courses

February 21 - Customizing your collection: How you impact library spending

March 14 - Discover affordable course materials and textbook alternatives

Incorporating information literacy into your courses

Mon, Jan 31, 12:30pm

Join this workshop to learn more about the ways Ingram Library can help you integrate information literacy and library research skills into your courses. Anne Barnhart and Angela Pashia will provide an overview of LibraryDen, stand-alone tutorials, and ways your subject librarian can collaborate with you to design instruction to best support your course. 

Register to join us

Customizing your collection: How you impact library spending

Mon Feb 21, 12:30pm

Discover how your research practices and habits directly impact the way the library allocates its resources each year. The library curates its print and electronic collections to best meet student and faculty research needs.  Charlie Sicignano and Angela Pashia will discuss the data we use in allocation and purchasing decisions, how your privacy is protected, and how you can encourage the library to better accommodate your classes and interests.

Register to join us

Discover affordable course materials and textbook alternatives

Mon, Mar 14, 12:30pm

Do you want to make your assigned course material more affordable and ensure that all students have access on the first day of class? This workshop will guide faculty through options to reduce course content expenses using the Day One Access program or through the adoption of high quality, free, and open course materials. Join CJ Ivory and Elizabeth Smith to learn more about opportunities and challenges for adopting and creating open textbooks or implementing the Day One Access program in your classes.

Register to join us

For faculty and staff

Research Guides

Subject librarians maintain research guides to help students and faculty find the best resources for their topic

  • Databases that focus on the discipline
  • Unique resources and data
  • Customized search techniques and tutorials

Provide feedback on library resources


Trial Resources - Give feedback on library databases and resources we are considering adding

Collection Evaluation - Give feedback on materials being considered for removal due to outdated content or other considerations

Access your library accounts

My Library Account

  • Renew books,
  • check due dates,
  • check overdue items, and
  • place GIL Express requests

Access My Library Account

My ILLiad Account

Request and receive interlibrary loans and document delivery services.

The first time you log in, click 'First Time Users' to create an account.

Access My ILLiad Account

Having Trouble?

Renewing Materials
(678) 839-6502 

Accessing ILLIAD
(678) 839-6354 

24/7 Live Chat Help

Choose the style of research help that best fits your need

Talk to someone now

Phone  - (678) 839-6495

24/7 chat   - UWG library staff respond during business hours, librarians from around the world respond when we're closed

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Talk to a subject specialist

Schedule an appointment with a subject librarian for more advanced help in your research area. Librarians generally respond within one business day of receiving the request.

Schedule an appointment

Find your own answer

Library DIY - do it yourself guide to library research

Library Orientation - introduction to the library with useful tips

Library Tutorials - topics commonly covered in library instruction sessions