For Faculty & Staff

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, please refer to the contact information listed in the special announcement on the homepage of our library web site.

Library Instruction

The Eshleman Library offers in-depth instruction sessions and informative tours to help orient students with the library services and facilities. Classes may be customized for a particular course or assignment. Please visit our Library Instruction page for more information.

Library Assignments

Librarians are available to work with you to design assignments that effectively use library resources and help accomplish lesson objectives. Learn more about developing good Library Assignments and incorporating library research into your classes.

You may also contact us for more information:
Tessa Betts - or 313-845-9763
Janel Mills - or 313-845-6376

Course Reserves

Eshleman Library does not purchase textbooks. Instructors who wish to leave copies of textbooks, old examinations or assignments, additional reading, or AV materials may place them on reserve at the Circulation Desk. Reserve materials may circulate or be restricted to library use only. 48 hours of processing time is required before the materials are available for students. Contact the Circulation staff for more information. Search Course Reserves.

Faculty Resources

Check out this LibGuide for information about open textbooks, current research, copyright, and pedagogy.

Additional Information & Resources

Faculty Videos: Over 1500 DVDs and Videos designated for classroom use are available in the library. Videos may be checked out by faculty. Students may review them in the Library. The Library also offers several online databases that have video content. Explore those databases here.

Archives: The College Archives is located on the second floor of the Library. Access to the Archives is restricted. Please contact the Director with any requests.

Periodicals: Looking for a particular periodical? Try searching the Library Catalog or visiting the Electronic Resources Access page. If HFC has no access, consult a Reference Librarian for options.

Suggestions: Please fill out the online form with any suggestions or comments about the Library or our services. Send us your suggestions.

Material Requests: To request materials that directly support the curriculum of the College, please print and fill out the Library Material Request Form and return it to Kate Harger-
Library Material Request Form