This guide provides details on how McCormick Library staff can supportteaching and learning using our materials.
The Resources for Facultysection contains:
Howto initiate a class visit, discover materials, and visit our reading room.
Primary source instruction resources.
The kinds of instruction services we offerfrom a simple orientation on creating a researcher account and using our collections, to facilitating an entire class session using hands-on active learning techniques.
Guidance on accessing digitized primary source materials, both at Northwestern and other locations.
The Resources for Studentssection offers:
A basic explanation of Special Collections and Archives materials.
An overview of primary vs. secondary sources.
A primer on how to locate, access, and analyze sources.
Best practices and methods for carrying out primary source research.