Laney College Library

Library Resources for Faculty 

Library Orientation or Tour Request:

Please click to fill out the Library Orientation Request Form to schedule a synchronous or asynchronous online orientation.

[On-site Library Tour is unavailable] Click the Library Tour Request Form to schedule a Library Tour.

If you have any questions regarding orientations, please read Laney Library Orientation Policy, or contact Reginald Constant @  (510) 986-6947 or email

Distance Education Resources

24/7 Off-Campus Database Access

Set up a faculty library account to borrow library materials and access electronic resources off-campus.

Set up Zoom Account and Attend Zoom Meeting (Instruction)

Embedding Library Research Guides (LibGuides) in CANVAS (PowerPints & YouTube)

Use Library Databases & Films in CANVAS (PowerPoints)

Add Library Databases as Module items in CANVAS (Zoom)

Search Gale Databases in CANVAS (Zoom)

Embed Gale full-text Articles in CANVAS (Zoom) (i.e., pages, discussions, assignments, or announcements)

Embed Films on Demand videos in CANVAS (Zoom)

Faculty Resources:

To learn more about Guided Pathways at Laney College Guided Pathway Research Guide, or Guided Pathways Website.

To request library materials, including books and DVDs, please download the PDF form Library Materials Request Form and return to Autumn Sullivan,, L-114.

Media Collections

 ESOL Collections