Home
Notre Dame College Library
share

Services to Faculty and Staff

Reserves – Books, periodicals or media belonging to the library or instructors may be placed on reserve behind the circulation desk for in-library-use-only, overnight, 3-day or 7-day loan periods, ensuring availability to all students. Please specify course number and desired loan period with your request. (x5267) All books and other materials belonging to faculty or the library will be taken off reserve and returned to instructors or the library stacks two weeks after the end of the semester unless otherwise specified by the instructor.

Interlibrary Loan – As a supplement to library and faculty collections, books and periodical articles may be ordered from other OhioLINK, local or OCLC libraries for research use. This service is offered free of charge. Please allow 2 weeks notice when making your request.
Contact the Library Director at kzoller@ndc.edu.

Facilities – The Seminar Room, Eastern Church Resource Center and Tolerance Resource Center are available for meetings, classes, tutoring or quiet study upon request.
Contact a librarian at x5267.

Bibliographic Instruction – Upon request, the library provides bibliographic instruction sessions for groups, classes or individuals. Sessions may be a general library orientation and tour or customized to course content.
Contact the Library Director at x5267 or kzoller@ndc.edu.

Book-A-Year Club Gallery – An attractive space that can be booked for exhibits. The library hosts four to five shows per year. Opening receptions and gallery talks are free and open to all. Gallery talks may be also be given for specific classes.
Contact the Library Director at x5266 for more information.

Display Cases – Available for exhibits.
Please contact the Library Director at x5266.

Specialized Searches, Bibliographies – Please consult with the reference librarian at x5267or kzoller@ndc.edu.

Fax Machine – Available in the Technical Services area for sending and receiving documents. Our fax number is 216.381.3227. Instruction is available upon request. Local faxes sent by faculty and staff are free. Long distance and international faxes equal the cost of the call and will be billed to the appropriate department. Please have your departmental account number ready.

Selection Tools – A wide variety of selection tools are available for use in making departmental purchases of print and non-print media. These include Books in Print (contains a subject guide and a list of toll-free numbers for publishers) and Ulrich’s (contains ordering information and descriptions of periodicals and serials). Both of these are located in the first floor reference area. Booklist, Choice, Library Journal and Book Review Index are available in the periodicals section on the ground floor and indexed in EBSCO Academic Search Premier.

Research Databases – Over 160 databases are available through OhioLINK, providing access to thousands of abstracts and full-text articles on all topics.

Tolerance Resource Collection – Located on the second floor, the Tolerance Resource Collection houses a VCR/DVD player and computer for online searching, as well as a comprehensive collection of books, videos, posters, curriculum guides and multimedia resources pertaining to Holocaust studies and diversity issues. The TRC may be booked for meetings or classroom use.
Contact the Library Director at x5267or kzoller@ndc.edu.

Eastern Church Resource Center – Located on the first floor, the Center contains a collection of books, videos, periodicals, audiotapes and icons pertaining to the Eastern Churches and ecumenism. The Center may be booked for small classes, groups or quiet study.
Contact the Library Director at x5267 or kzoller@ndc.edu.

Computer Room – Located on the first floor of the library, it contains six computers and is a popular place for students to access the internet, do research, check their e-mail, search the online catalog and do word processing. The Computer Room may also be booked for small classes.
Contact the Library Director at x5267.

Smart Classroom (L215) – Located on the second floor of the library, this state-of-the-art electronic classroom seats 40 and may be booked for classroom use. Contact the registrar at x5287. The Smart Classroom is kept locked when not in use. If you are teaching in the Smart Classroom, please check with Mike Kiec in IT (x5227) to insure proper access with your Notre Dame College picture ID and to receive training.

CLASSROOMS (L201, L202, L203, L211, L217, L219) – Located on the 2nd floor of the library, these classrooms are scheduled by the Registrar (x5220). L219 houses 20 computers and a floor-to-ceiling wall map of the world and also functions as a Computer Lab during times classes are not scheduled. All classrooms have fixed multimedia projectors except L211.

Media Services – The library no longer handles media services on campus. For media setups, equipment requests and troubleshooting for all classrooms except L215, please contact Bob Subwick, Audio-Visual Specialist, at x5220