Library - Lake Land College, Mattoon Illinois

Resources for Instructors

Library Tutorials

Lessons on how to use library resources, search the web, and evaluate & cite sources. Feel free to use any of these lessons for your own class.


Library resources for specific LLC courses (ENG 121, SPE 111, SFS 101, RDG 050, PSY 278, and more to come.) Please let us know if you'd like one for your course.

Library Instruction

Invite a Lake Land librarian to teach research methods to your class.

The Library and the Internet

(Ten Good Reasons to Use the Library) Ever have trouble convincing your students to use the library? Here are some reasons why library resources might be better than Google.

Creating Effective Research Assignments

Tips to help your students get the most out of library research.

Course Reserves Policy

Read our policy on placing materials on reserve in the library for your students.

Material Purchase Request

How to request items for the library collection

Material Selection Policy

Read our policy on what types of materials we buy for the library.

What's New

Reference question? Text 217-234-5440!

Full STEAM ahead! Nonfiction books that support the Common Core and Next Gen Science Standards. View slide show.

Newest Arrivals


Lists of the newest books
in our collection are on
our New Arrivals page.

Extended news and
discussions are available
on our Library Blog.


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