Services for Faculty

For your Teaching

Course Reserves

Place your course reading lists on print reserves or e-reserves.

Teaching/Assignment Consultations

Meet with a librarian to identify specific research resources available for your course. We can also create a course research guide that highlights relevant resources to help your students with their research assignments.

Instruction Sessions

Have a librarian tailor a library instruction session for your class research assignment.

Media & Design Center

Get films for your class, meet with the film librarian, get digital media instruction or set a session up for your class, borrow equipment, and arrange class screenings of films in the UL.

Design Lab

The Design Lab has several scanners, the Adobe Creative Suite and experienced staff to help. We can lead instruction sessions for your class assignments that require the use of web or design software.


Tools to create and manage digital image collections for teaching and research.

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Librarians by Subject

For your Research & Publishing

SAGE Open Access Publishing Agreement FAQ

Information about the Libraries’ pilot program with SAGE Publishing. You may be able to to publish open access articles in SAGE journals at no cost to researchers.

Author Support for Open Access Publishing

Financial support opportunities for authors publishing open access articles in various publications.

Borrowing Materials

Use your UNC One Card to borrow materials. See loan policies for more information. Material may be renewed online before the due date.

Interlibrary Loan & Carolina BLU

Have materials delivered from other universities(ILL) or from UNC’s libraries. Articles held only in print can be scanned and delivered by email.

Borrowing Privileges at Other NC Universities

Use your One Card to borrow books from any TRLN (Duke, NC State, and NC Central) and UNC System library.

Recommend a Title for Purchase

Request materials needed for research or teaching

Library Data Services

Connect with expertise, tools, and training in geographic information systems and data (GIS), statistics, visualization, digital humanities and Makerspace.

Citation Management

Schedule a consultation to learn how to use citation management software, including Mendeley, EndNote, and Zotero.

Research Data Management Planning

Discuss and plan your research data management needs with members of the Libraries’ Data Management Committee and staff from the Carolina Digital Repository. Contact them at

Data Services

Get help finding existing research data sets from sources such as the Census Bureau, ICPSR, and more.

Faculty Studies in Davis Library

Apply for an assigned study carrel in Davis Library to facilitate your use of the research collection.