Faculty Workshop: Scholars @ Bentley Institutional Repository

The library is pleased to introduce faculty to Scholars @ Bentley, our institutional repository hosted by Digital Commons. Scholars @ Bentley is a full-text repository for your articles, research, presentations, datasets, multimedia, and more. Share your work worldwide through the Digital Commons network and track downloads by time and location to measure impact.

This workshop will familiarize you with Scholars @ Bentley and its benefits for faculty. You’ll learn:

  • How to set up an account
  • What type of work (published or unpublished) you can add to the repository
  • Where to locate your copyright privileges on published work
  • How to submit work to the repository – including metadata creation
  • What impact measurement tools are available to you through Digital Commons

Dates & Times:

  • Tuesday, November 5: 2:00-3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, November 6: 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Location: Library Room 011 (Research Instruction Center), lower level

Please note: This is a 1-hour workshop, you may attend on either Tuesday or Wednesday.

The Fall Semester is Coming – Submit Your Course Reserve Requests Now!

The Library is currently accepting faculty requests for course reserves, both print and electronic. As soon as you have completed your syllabus, please stop by the Library Services Desk with your material and we will place items on physical reserve or post course material to Blackboard.  As an added convenience, we are pleased to announce the launch our new online request form.  And in the coming months, be on the lookout for new features and services, all designed to improve the reserves service the library provides to faculty year-round.