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Teacher Immersion Program (TIP) Orientation: Home

Need articles, books, or videos? This subject-specific library guide can help!

Welcome to the TIP Research Guide!

This is a research guide to highlight library materials appropriate for Education. The tabs above will help you locate quality Education resources. Books, journal titles, videos and DVDs can be found through the Library catalog. If you need research assistance or have suggestions or comments about this guide, please contact me. The best way to reach me is via email.

These Research Guides may also be useful for Education related topics.

Things to Do When on Campus

Library buildingsVisit the Library

 Circulation Area / Information Area -- As you enter the library, you will notice the Circulation area, where you can check out materials.  This desk is staffed during all hours that the library is open.

Reference desk/Reference Books, Journals, Microfilm, Video Viewing Rooms, Children's Literature and Curriculum Collection are found in Library West.   If you are not sure where to begin on a Research project, you may go to the Library Reference desk for assistance – Hours are: M-Thursday 9-9, Friday 9-5, Saturday & Sunday 1-5. 


The ComputeLibrary Computer Labr Lab and Specialty Software Lab are found in the Library's East Wing. The library has computers as well as color and black and white printers.  Anyone can use these computers. To access you may use your email username and password. There is a charge for printing. Just add money to your FGCU ID on the Blackboard dispenser in the Computer Lab. If you need to use a computer, click here to see what's available in real time. Information about Computer Lab.


Check out 2nd Floor of Library East.  Many Education books are found in the L section.  While on the 2nd floor you will notice the group study rooms in back of the 2nd floor as well as several study tables and spaces.

3rd Floor View and Study TablesContinue to the 3rd Floor.  Here you will find a fantastic view of the campus and a quiet place to study as well as books in the LC ranges from A-G.  If you decide to check out a book, all you need is your FGCU ID card.

Photocopiers are available on the 2nd & 3rd Floors of Library East as well as on the 1st  Floor of Library West.  To make copies, you will need to add $$$ to your FGCU ID.  You may add money to your FGCU ID on the Blackboard dispenser in the Computer Lab.  


Laptops are welcome!  The Library has wireless access and most of FGCU is wireless.  If you have questions about wireless on campus, please go to the FGCU wireless page.   

Your Librarian

Rachel Cooke
FGCU Library, 2nd floor

Office #216

(239) 590-7606