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Library Educational Services

One-stop clearinghouse of information for liaison librarians and all librarians who teach.

Guide Overview

This guide contains information in the following areas to help you, the liaison librarian, in many aspects of your daily work.

Content suggestions are welcome, please send them to Sara. And, feel free to upload information you think would be relevant for other liaisons.

Liaison Checklist

Checklist | University Library Resources for Liaison Librarians

Library Instruction, Research Consultation, & Liaison Outreach Reporting

LibInsight (


Instructional Materials & Resources


In Class

UL IL Learning Outcomes (

Your course and program-level learning outcomes should map back to these.

Assessment (Formative, Summative, etc) (

Examples and information.

Assignments (

Examples available for use. Many map back to the Framework for IL.

Self-Guided Tutorials

Assign to class to have them do outside of class time; use with the Canvas quizzes in a flipped classroom approach to gauge student proficiency.

Start Your Research (

Exploring Academic Integrity (

Literature Review (

Canvas Quizzes for Self-Guided Tutorials

Embed in Canvas Course Sites.

Start Your Research

Exploring Academic Integrity

FMI: Canvas Site – UL Tutorial Quizzes (

Canvas Commons Group "IU-University Library"

Share any materials you use in Canvas with your fellow UL librarians + Find materials to use in your own teaching.

UL Information Literacy Rubric (

Use for authentic assessment. Share with disciplinary faculty!



Curriculum Mapping


Research Guides

LibGuides Best Practices (

Overview of how to design your course and subject guides.

Canvas LTI (

How we embed LibGuides into Canvas Course Sites.

Guide Templates

Subject Guide Template (

Course Guide Template (

AAA Shared Resource Guide (

Link to common resources in your LibGuides so you don’t have to reinvent the wheel.

Library DIY (

Point of need, just in time help. Useful for answering common chat questions.

Outreach Materials & Resources

Faculty Relations


Professional Development

Teaching Librarians Peer Observation Program

Every Fall and Spring, look for calls for participation from Sara.


Teaching Librarian Workshops

Occur regularly throughout the year. Look for Outlook invites from Sara.