Teaching & Learning

Library staff can provide customized instruction services to meet the learning goals of your research assignments and courses. These services connect students to the most appropriate research materials and promote the development of valuable research skills.

Library instruction session

Library Instruction Services

Research Instruction Sessions for Your Students

University of Chicago librarians are happy to provide customized research instruction programs for your course, highlighting relevant library resources. Contact us to request library instruction for your course.

Print and Electronic Course Materials Placed on Reserve

See information for instructors and preceptors about how to set up Library course reserves for your courses.

Customized Library Research Guides for Your Courses

The Library can create customized research guides for your courses, highlighting relevant print and online resources. Request a research guide for your course

Individual Research Consultations with Students

Students may schedule an appointment with our librarians for help locating materials on a particular topic, using specific research tools, or strategies for starting their research. Find a library expert for your field.

Assignment Design Consultations

Design effective research assignments with librarians' input. Enrich your syllabus with resources from the Library's collections. 

Web-based Tutorials

Point-of-need web tutorials to help students develop research skills and use the Library. View example video tutorials on the Library's YouTube channel.