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Center for Digital Inquiry and Learning (CDIL)
Center for Digital Inquiry and Learning (CDIL) is a collaboration between the College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences (CLASS) and the University of Idaho Library. Its purpose is to advance digital scholarship opportunities at the University of Idaho.
Find out general information on copyright law for teaching and research, as well as library copyright policies.
Browse and Search our course reserves listings by instructor, department and/or course number. Or learn how to put materials on reserve for your own classes.
Resources and guidance on data usage, data management, data visualization, and geospatial data.
Data Hub: Geospatial and Data Sciences Support
Space and service providing co-curricular and research support in the areas of geographic information systems, data sciences, data analysis and visualization, and research data management.
Gary Strong Curriculum Center
The Curriculum Center serves as the resource library for the University of Idaho's College of Education.
Need help accessing geospatial data or software, working with web GIS, mobile data collection, spatial analysis, or mapping? The library has expertise and resources to help.
Need a library session for one of your classes? Instruction services can provide subject specific or general library instruction for any class.
Interlibrary Loan supports your research and scholarly needs by obtaining materials not owned by the University of Idaho Library or other Orbis Cascade Alliance member libraries.
Open Access Publishing Fund
In partnership with the Office of the Provost, the Office of Research and Economic Development, and David and Julie Levine, the University of Idaho Library supports U of I authors in their efforts to publish in open access journals by paying eligible article processing charges (APCs).
The Library supports U of I's institutional instance of Pressbooks, a platform used by educational institutions and publishers around the world to create quality OER publications, websites, and books.
Reference and Research Services
Need help using our resources? Ask a Librarian! Contact our reference librarians at the Reference and Information Desk on the first floor or by chat, text, email or phone. You can also make an appointment to meet in person with a librarian for in-depth one-on-one research assistance.
Browse and search nearly 100 research guides to find useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians at the University of Idaho.
The Library has a variety of reservable spaces from group study rooms to 3D printers.
Each college at U of I has a designated subject librarian who is ready to help with all your research and library questions.
Transformative Publishing Agreements
Transformative publishing agreements are contracts negotiated by libraries and publishers that seek to change the scholarly communications landscape by moving away from subscription-based models.
The Making, Innovating, Learning Laboratory (the MILL) is a place to gather, explore, learn, and create new knowledge using state-of-the-art technology and other traditional forms of making.
The Studio is the University of Idaho Library's audio and video production and editing space. Located on the 2nd floor of the library, the Studio offers dedicated space to U of I-affiliated students, staff, and faculty seeking to create podcasts, video essays, or other audiovisual material.
Special Collections & Archives
Special Collections and Archives houses primary source materials including personal and organizational records, university archives, rare books, manuscripts, and historical photographs; these and other materials support research into nearly all facets of the history of Idaho and the Pacific Northwest.