For Faculty & Staff

Information Literacy & Library Instruction

Guide to Linking Library Articles

Instructions on how to create stable permalinks to library articles for use in Blackboard or Email correspondence

Placing Items on Reserve

To place an item on reserve, please consult the following guide.

Request a Film to Show in Class

To ensure that a film you wish to show in class is available when desired, film out this request form.


Leganto is a tool that Oesterle Library offers faculty to build dynamic reading lists that can be embedded in their LMS and lives beyond the course shell. Leganto can be accessed through the LMS, or directly via the link below. Access our guide to Leganto here.

Reserve the Library Computer Lab

The Library Computer Lab (Class of '97 Lab) can be reserved through ITS. This lab seats 40 and preference is given to classes and groups with over 25 students. When not reserved, this is an open computer lab for student use.

University of Chicago Libraries Cards

Membership cards to the University of Chicago Libraries are available for checkout to faculty from Oesterle Library. Learn more here.

Faculty FAQ

For basic introduction to the many services available for faculty and the answers to many common questions, consult this Faculty FAQ.

Additional Resources for Faculty