Resources for Online Teaching

The Library provides a variety of services to faculty developing or enhancing online courses. In addition to supporting students currently enrolled in the C.O.D. online courses, division librarians can assist faculty by locating appropriate learning materials, facilitating electronic course reserves and will provide assistance in obtaining copyright permissions.

Locating Library Materials

The Library can assist faculty in finding and using a variety of materials appropriate for the online course environment such as:

  • Journals, Magazines and Newspapers
  • Electronic Books
  • Streaming Video and Audio
  • Images

Using Electronic Course Reserves

Using the electronic course reserves feature of the Library catalog provides students access to articles not available online, print book chapters and/or images selected by the instructor that are not freely available online.

Copyright Permissions

The Library will attempt to assist faculty in obtaining necessary copyright permissions for materials used in courses offered online at the College. For additional information, see: Copyright Information for Faculty.

General Information about Library Services to all C.O.D. Faculty is located at: