Workshops focused on research tools and methods, including topics such as the research process, finding sources, specialized databases, evaluating web resources, and/or avoiding plagiarism; or technology workshops covering Microsoft Office 365, Adobe Creative Cloud, video production, and other technologies.
Library Course Guides
Library Subject Specialist can develop course specific guides bringing together a listing of all of the subject specific databases, books, and other resources available. (Example course guide: https://guides.library.msstate.edu/c.php?g=1044385&p=7577131)
The Library can assist in making available supplemental class materials. Electronic resources are added to your Canvas course and physical materials available at the Libraries. Course reserves materials can be added into Canvas courses easily.
Subject Specialist Consultations
Library subject specialist provide individualized, one-on-one instruction sessions to discuss possible information resources and search strategies for class assignments, research projects, papers and presentations. You may also request a specific library guide that focuses on content for your course.
Instructional Technology Consultations
The Library Instructional and Media Specialist provide one-on-one consultations for faculty, staff and students needing to learn or assistance with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.), Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier), Virtual and Augmented Reality and 3-D printing. The Specialists offer free workshops and partner with faculty/instructors to provide in-class instruction.
Online Chat with a Librarian
The Library provides an online chat service allowing faculty, staff and students to chat or email a librarian.