Information for Instructors

Polk Library is committed to supporting the teaching and learning needs of all UW Oshkosh faculty and students, including those who teach and learn off-campus. We'd love to talk with you about how we can help you and your students get the information you need -- contact Erin McArthur at 920-424-1361 or to find out more.


Services and Support for Instructors

Library Instruction at Polk -- We'd be happy to work with your students to help them navigate our journal databases or find good information on the Internet more efficiently. We can offer online tutorials, webinars, and in-person library instruction both on campus and at off-campus sites (including evenings and weekends). Check out our library instruction page for more information about the program.


Linking to Licensed Resources -- This page demonstrates how to create durable links to Polk Library's resources for your course materials.


Embedding Streaming Video in D2L - This page demonstrates how to embed videos from Polk Library's streaming video services into your D2L course.


IDEA Lab -- The IDEA Lab, located in Polk 7, offers faculty support in using multimedia in the classroom. See their site for upcoming workshops, hardware and software available in the lab, and information on how to contact the Media Services staff.


Course Pages -- The library has already customized library resources for your students. Library Course Pages can be accessed via your D2L course.