Resources & Services for Faculty

Faculty resources
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.

A-Z 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.
  • 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.
  • 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