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Faculty & Graduate Services

Place Resources on Course Reserve


Place print and online resources on reserve for your class.

You can put your print books, textbooks, ebooks, streaming media and other course materials on a reserves list accessible through the Library website. Students can find all of your Library-owned course materials in one place for easy discovery.

Request Library Teaching Support


Request library support for your course.

UCSC Library archivists, digital scholarship specialists, and librarians offer a variety of teaching support services.

Request a Purchase

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Tell us what you need! 

Submit a purchase request and the Library will work with you to determine options for getting you what you need.

Designate a Proxy Borrower

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Learn about proxy borrowing and fill out the application.

Have someone helping with library research or need them to pick up library items for you? UCSC Faculty can designate proxy borrowers to borrow materials in their name.

Data Management

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Learn more about research data management support.

We assist with strategies and tools for organizing, managing, and preserving research data throughout the research data life cycle.

Open Access & Publishing Tools

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Learn about UC open access policy and publishing tools.

UC open access policies reserve your right to make your articles and conference papers available in an open access repository.

Contact a Research Librarian

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Contact us directly with your questions.

Contact a Research Librarian for in-depth research support or collections questions.

Digital Scholarship Services

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Learn about our digital scholarship services.

Get support creating digital assignments, digital project consultation, and digital research practices.