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Assignment Alert Form

  • Please submit this form to provide advance notice of assignments that require your students to use the library's print and electronic information sources. Doing so will help library reference faculty better support your students' research.
  • Please come into the library or call to discuss your assignment with us. We may be able to identify specific resources which will be useful.

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*Select a campus:
*Course name and number :
*Instructor :
*Your e-mail address :
*Number of students :
*Date assigned :
*Date due :

Description of Assignment:
Also appreciated: send a paper copy of the assignment students receive in class. Is the assignment available on your Web page or Blackboard site? If so, please provide the URL (Web address).

What specific resources would you like students to use when completing this assignment?

Books that circulate General Encyclopedias
Reference Books Specialized Encyclopedias
Databases/Indexes Popular Magazines
Newspapers Scholarly Journals
Websites Other (please specify)


What resources would you prefer your students NOT use?
(please specify)

When you completed this assignment yourself, which sources did you use?


If your students will be required to cite their sources, which citation format do you prefer?
MLA
APA
Other (please specify)

If your students will be required to cite sources from specific publication years, please indicate date(s) that you prefer:

  • Most instructors find it beneficial to schedule a library instructional session for their classes before students begin a library assignment.
  • If you have questions about this service or would like to schedule an instruction session, call the appropriate campus reference number:

Florissant Valley Reference Desk, 314-513-4420
Forest Park Reference Desk, 314-644-9208
Meramec Reference Desk, 314-984-7613
Wildwood Library, 636-422-2016