Library supports faculty teaching and research, and also partners with faculty
to promote student success by providing research help and instruction, as well
as access to resources.
is assigned a library liaison. Liaisons can assist faculty with questions about
library resources and services, provide assistance with a research project,
collaborate on the design of assignments requiring information skills, or
discuss suggestions for new materials for the library collection.
Designing an assignment that incorporates research?
Check in with your library liaison to see what new materials and services are
available to support your learning objectives. Support is also offered for
Support for faculty, students and staff is provided in-person at
our Research help desks, and via IM, text, email and phone. Appointments are
available for more extensive assistance.
provides services and platforms for publishing scholarly communications online,
including data set preservation, online journal publishing, and copyright and
author rights consulting. Digitization services can also assist faculty with
the digitization of images, maps, documents and texts, including copyrighted
work, for course use.
Collections & Archives provide general instruction in handling and use of
the collections, introduction of collections relevant to a specific course, and
provide a forum for students to encounter original documents and primary
The Learning Commons, located in the
Information Commons (first floor, John T. Richardson Library), is a
collaborative learning studio which provides a variety of peer tutoring
services and career consulting.
The Library offers resources to assist faculty
in identifying top publications for
submission as well as tracking publication citations.
The Scholar's Lab
supports advanced DePaul student and faculty research through high powered,
flexible, computing devices, equipment, and software, open lab hours that
include nights and weekends throughout the academic year, informal and formal
events, and opportunities for collaborative research, project design, and