Welcome to the Library. Find out about policies, processes, and resources relevant to your teaching.
Custom Research Guides
Add a Custom Library Guide (aka LibGuide) to your D2L course to help your students find
- resources and help materials geared to your specific assignment or project
- video tutorials
- links to your course reserves
DVDs on Reserve at the Institute
The following DVDs are available for classroom viewing. Please contact email@example.com.
- Cracking the Codes: The System of Racial Inequality
Using interviews with racial justice leaders, this document aims to shift the conversation about racial inequality from the individual level to the institutional level (full description from the producer).
- Hold Your Breath
Documentary of the story of Mohammad Kochi, an Afghan immigrant who faces possible death from stomach cancer and his American doctors’ attempt to provide culturally competent care (an expanded version of the story that appears in the Worlds Apart series; full description from distributer).
- Unnatural Causes (also available electronically to insert in your D2L course; contact firstname.lastname@example.org)
A seven-part documentary series exploring racial & socioeconomic inequalities in health (full description from the producer).
- Gen Silent
The story of six LGBT seniors and the personal choices they make in the face of discrimination by caregivers and peers (full description from the producer).
- The Waiting Room
A behind the scenes look at an ER in a United States public hospital struggling to serve a diverse community (full description from the producer).
- Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible
Stories from white men and women overcoming issues of unconscious racism and entitlement (full description from the producer).
- Nursing Theorists [video series]
A collection of 25 DVDs, each dedicated to a diferent nursing theorist. See the library catalog for a complete list of the titles.
- Nursing Theorists: Portraits of Excellence [video series]
A collection of 19 DVDs, each dedicated to a different nursing theorist. See the library catalog for a complete list of titles.
Instructional Videos and Images
Use these videos and images in your presentations or online course materials in D2L.
A collection of videos showing therapist-patient interactions. Primarily of use to OT and PT, but have some content for Nursing as well. Great for bringing the clinic to the classroom and providing video case studies. Also, login to the Faculty Zone to get ideas for integrating these videos into your course (password= ice2016).
images: diagnostic imaging, patient photographs, diagrams
videos: procedural demonstrations, instructional presentations, clinical interactions
Open access pathophysiology videos available for linking or embedding. The site also includes a question database for flash card studying.