Teaching and Learning Services Library

View the TLS Library index and order materials through the Library app. We’ll ship them by campus mail.

An Internet search on a promising-sounding title will give you information to help you decide if the resource is what you want.

Recent Arrivals:

Make it Stick: The Science of Successful Learning by Brown, Roediger and McDaniel

Five Perspectives on Teaching: Mapping a Plurality of the Good by Pratt, Smulders and Associates

Magna DVD: Wake Them Up! Engaging Students in the 21st Century Classroom by Julie Smith

The Stylus Publishing Across the Disciplines, Across the Academy series:

Books Series - The Stylus Publishing Across the Disciplines, Across the Academy Series

Teaching What You Don't Know, by Therese Huston

Learning Assessment Techniques, by Elizabeth F. Barkley & Claire Howell Major

Teach Students How to Learn: Strategies You Can Incorporate Into Any Course to Improve Student Metacognition, Study Skills, and Motivation, by Saundra Yancy McGuire

A Simple Introduction to Team-Based Learning, A 2016 White Paper by Magna Publications

How Learning Works: 7 Research-Based Principles for Smart Teaching, by Susann A Ambrose and 5 others

Decoding the Disciplines: Helping Students Learn Disciplinary Ways of Thinking, by David Pace and Joan Middendorf

Teaching Naked: How Moving Technology Out of Your College Classroom Will Improve Student Learning, by Jose Antonio Bowen

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success. How We Can Learn to Fulfil Our Potential, by Carol S. Dweck

Student Engagement Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty, by Elizabeth F. Barkley

Collaborative Learning Techniques: A Handbook for College Faculty, by Elizabeth F. Barkley

Teaching At Its Best: A Research-Based Resource for College Instructors, by Linda B. Nilson, Jossey Bass

The Essential College Professor: A Practical Guide to an Academic Career by Jeffrey L. Butler, Jossey Bass

Taking Stock: Research on Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, edited by Julia Christensen Hughes and Joy Mighty

Getting Started with Team-Based Learning, by Jim Sibley and Peter OstafichuK

Team-Based Learning in the Social Sciences and Humanities: Group Work That Works to Generate Critical Thinking and Engagement, edited by Michael Sweet and Larry K. Michaelsen

Cell Phones, Laptops and Facebook: What Can I Do About Them?  Magna Publications DVD by W. Scott Lewis

How Do I Get Students to Read Their Assignments Before Class?  Magna Publications DVD by Dr. Maryellen Weimer