Resources & Services for Faculty

Research Instruction
  • Librarians can collaborate with faculty to provide business-centered library instruction, including training on databases, search strategies, and data literacy, to students. 
  • Librarians can tailor supplementary resources, including research guides, to meet class and/or assignment research objectives.
  • Library staff can assist in the development of research strategies for your classroom assignments and research.
Course Reserves

 Reserve Form

  • Faculty members can place textbooks and other materials on reserve for students.
  • Faculty members can place their own copies of materials on reserve or have McLeod items placed on reserve.
  • We ask that a Reserve Form accompany any new reserves placed on reserve at McLeod Business Library.
  • Reserve items check out for 3 hours at a time and are not permitted to leave McLeod Library.
Databases

A-Z Listing - By Subject Listing

  • Access is available to approximately 30 databases for business and general research.
  • Most databases can be accessed remotely with your W&M Username and Password.
Collection
  • Business journals, magazines and daily newspapers are available on-site. Most periodical titles are available electronically.
  • Additional periodicals are available via our electronic database subscriptions.
  • Our Popular Book Collection includes both fiction and nonfiction and can be checked out for 28 days.
Research & Reference Assistance

Research FAQs - Research Guides

  • Librarians can support your research; schedule a research appointment with us, or contact us to learn more.
  • McLeod Business Library is proud to support faculty scholarship! If you have recently published, please let us know. We do our best to obtain and display copies of your work.
Facilities
  • Training/Group Work Room
    • 6 tables, seating 5 each, all with 2 computer hookups to a 33" monitor
    • 2 Bloomberg terminals for student use
    • Overhead projector and white boards available for presentation practice
  • Computer Access
    • 13 computer workstations are available
    • 15 individual study tables provide outlets for you to plug your laptop into the network and electric supply
    • Wireless access available throughout the library