Alkek Library offers a variety of services for faculty.  Our Faculty Services Library Guide contains a wealth of information about resources/services available.  Below are a few highlights:

Research Assistance

Ask A Librarian


The Research & Information Desk is now located at the Circulation/ Reserve Desk  2nd floor - hours

Library/Information Literacy Instruction

Library Research Grants
(applications accepted Sep-Nov)
About the Grants
Library Grant Proposal Application


One-Time Online Resource Grants
(applications accepted Dec-Feb 19)
About the Grants
One-Time Online Resource Proposal


New Faculty Startup Funds
About the Funds
Submit proposal here

Course Reserves
Reserve Services
Online Reserve Request Form for print materials
PDF version of Reserve Request Form


Book / Periodical Orders
Recommend a Purchase/Order Request Form
Contact Your Department's Subject Librarian
Library Collection Assessments


Digital Collections
About Digital Collections
Digital Collections

MyAccount - Renew/view items checked out
Circulation Services
Proxy cards
Texshare cards

Interlibrary Loan/Article Delivery Service
About Interlibrary Loan
Log in to ILLIAD (Loan request form)
Faculty Article Delivery Service (FADS)

Publication Resources
Academic Journal and Publishing Resources
Citation Analysis & Journal Impact Factor
Copyright/Author's Rights
Where To Publish

Other Services
Media Replacement & Conversion
Library Committee (Faculty Senate)
Nursing Mother Room

Upcoming Faculty Workshops

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Tips & Tricks for Searching IEEE Xplore

Wednesday, February 10, 2016, 3:30PM - 4:15PM ( 4 / 36 registered ) - San Marcos

Faculty Toolkit: Linking to Articles, eBooks and More Using Reading List Builder

Friday, February 19, 2016, 1:00PM - 2:30PM ( 0 / 20 registered ) - San Marcos Friday, March 11, 2016, Noon - 1:30PM ( 0 / 20 registered ) - San Marcos 1 more upcoming sessions

Faculty Toolkit: Investing Resources at Alkek

Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 2:00PM - 2:40PM ( 0 registered ) - San Marcos

Faculty-Toolkit: Finding and Using Images in your Classroom, Publications, & Presentations

Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 2:00PM - 2:50PM ( 2 / 20 registered ) - San Marcos