Tours, Classes and Orientations

We provide general and course-specific instruction for individuals and groups that can be customized to meet your specific research and teaching needs.

Instructional sessions can include any (or all) of the following segments along with anything else you wish us to cover:

  • General overview of the library's services and collections
  • Tour of the library facilities
  • Introduction to LibCat and/or the MSL catalog, the Libraries' online catalogs
  • Overview of databases and electronic resources within specific subject areas
  • Steps in the Research Process
  • Critical Thinking and the WWW: How to Evaluate Web Resources
  • Basic information literacy competencies
  • Off-campus connection to electronic resources and other online library services
  • Keeping Up With Current Literature

Request a Library Tour or Instructional Session

Request an Online Class Guide

Make an Appointment with a Librarian

Online Tutorials

Available Workshops

Contact Learning and Outreach Services at or (979) 862-1060 for more information.

The Libraries are committed to supporting faculty and student scholarship, enhancing the student learning experience, and encouraging the development of critical thinking and information literacy skills.