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Distance Learners and Distributed Education: Support for Faculty

USC Upstate Faculty

The USC Upstate Library has several services to support faculty teaching distributed education courses as shown below. If you have questions about using library resources or open educational resources in your course, contact Andrew Kearns, Coordinator of Distributed Education, or your departmental Library Liaison.

Using Upstate Library Resources in Your Course

The Upstate Library provides a wealth of electronic sources (articles, ebooks, images, streaming audio and video) that can be linked to your Blackboard course site.

Here are some of the more important databases for streaming video and ebooks:

Course Support

Other Faculty Services

Greenville Campus Information

Andrew Kearns is available to teach face to face library instruction sessions at University Center Greenville and to help with course reserves, which are handled informally there. He is on site in Greenville three days a week in Fall and Spring semesters and one day a week during Summer sessions. Hours are posted on his office door, but he is available at other times by appointment.