Services for Faculty and Instructors

Teaching Support 

Instruction & Research Support 

Request an instructional session by contacting your subject specialist via our Research Help webpage

The library has subject guides and course guides prepared by subject specialist. These include resources such as databases and/or journals for a subject or course. Consultations are available for individual students or in groups. 

Citation Help 

Resources on citing your sources and using citation management tools 

Course Reserves - ARES 

Place materials on reserve in the library for the duration of your course. 

Interlibrary loans - RACER 

Get books and articles from other libraries through interlibrary loans

Archives & Special Collections 

Archives and Special Collections (ASC) actively pursues, acquires, and makes available archival collections and rare books in support of research and scholarship at Carleton 

Copyright 

Information about copyright and teaching, including use of readings, films, web materials, handouts, etc. 

Data Support 

  • Numeric Data: Provides quantitative research, resources and services. 
  • Qualitative Data (Nvivo): NVivo is a software package that helps with qualitative data analysis. 
  • GIS Data: Provides geospatial data, resources and services. 

Library Partners 

Research Support 

Research Consultations 

Consult with your subject specialist.  We can bring you up-to-date on new resources, help you track down that elusive reference, and show you tricks to get the most out of your searching 

Purchase Suggestions 

Copyright and Author Agreements 

Copyright for research including authors' rights, publishing agreements, Creative Commons, Open Access and licensing. 

Research Data 

Get support for developing your Research Data Management Plan and for depositing your data in a repository such as Dataverse

Scholarly Communications 

Scholarly Communication Services helps scholars use, create, and publish scholarship in ways that promote its dissemination, accessibility, and impact. It includes open access publishing support and repository services, open access publishing, open journal hosting, open education resources and measuring your research impact. 

Research office space (In RSS) 

The MacOdrum Library is offering up a dedicated office space where faculty and instructors can conduct research using library material from our shelves. Booking of the room can be done through contacting the Research Support Services (RSS) student desk at refstud@carleton.ca or by calling extension 8204. 

Archives & Special Collections 

Archives and Special Collections (ASC) actively pursues, acquires, and makes available archival collections and rare books in support of research and scholarship at Carleton 

Interlibrary loans - RACER 

Get books and articles from other libraries through interlibrary loans

Data Support 

  • Numeric Data: Provides quantitative research, resources and services. 
  • Qualitative Data (Nvivo): NVivo is a software package that helps with qualitative data analysis. 
  • GIS Data: Provides geospatial data, resources and services.
Content last reviewed: April 5, 2019