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Library Instruction: Schedule a Library Class

This guide helps faculty schedule library instruction, outlines our instruction philosophy, links to our learning outcomes tasks and results, and provides basic instruction program statistics.

Choose from 3 different ways to schedule a Library Instruction class


1. Stop by the Reference Desk on the 2nd floor of the Moody Learning Center,

2. call the Reference Desk at 486-0554, or

3. book immediately using our online request system:


Each instruction class is tailored to the subject, topics, and assignment identified by the classroom instructor. The classes will teach students how to:

  • Develop a questioning approach to identify their information need
  • Determine a research strategy for their assignment
  • Evaluate sources relevant to their topic.

Library instruction classes are held in MLC 209 in the Moody Learning Center or online via Zoom.

  • Library Instruction classes are taught by appointment only and may be scheduled for any regular class meeting time.
  • During the Fall and Spring semesters, requests must be submitted one week prior to the date requested.
  • During the Summer semesters, requests must be submitted a minimum of five days prior to the date requested.
  • A library instruction class will not be scheduled or taught if the faculty member or substitute does not attend the instruction class.
  • Student learning outcomes are assessed for each class. For more on these outcomes, see LI Outcomes & Assessment.

Librarians and Faculty Working Together for Student Success

SAC Library Instruction by the numbers, Fall 2018-Summer 2019:

 5 librarians worked with almost

100 faculty members to teach over

300 library instruction classes in which

7000 students learned information literacy and critical thinking skills!


LI impact circles


San Antonio College Library, 1819 Main Ave., San Antonio, TX 78212
Located in the Moody Learning Center (MLC) building, floors 2 - 5
Reference Desk: (210) 486-0554 * Send Email
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