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Faculty FAQ

Library Resources and Services for Independent Research

Who should I talk to about library resources in my subject area?

What resources are available online?

Can I use the library's electronic resources from off-campus?

  • Yes. Current UIS students, faculty, and staff can access databases on-campus or off-campus by logging in with their active NetID and password.

What do I need to know about copyright?

Does the library have a place where I can store and preserve my research material in digital format?

  • Yes. IDEALS is a digital repository where UIS faculty and researchers can capture, distribute and preserve their intellectual output, UIS Community. To learn more, see the IDEALS getting started page and deposit guidelines.