Lending Library

CETL has many teaching resources in the form of books, reprints, and videos. If you would like to browse our collection in person, or have other questions, please email us to set up an appointment. Our category headings and some titles are listed below. For the full library listing, click here. The spreadsheet is sortable by tag, title or author.

Here are just some of the books available in the CETL Library:


"First in the Family: advice about college from first-generation students". Kathleen Cushman, 2006
"The Chilly Classroom Climate: a guide to improve the education of women". Bernice Resnick Sandler, Lisa A. Silverberg, Roberta M. Hall, 1996

The College Experience

"College: the undergraduate experience in America". Ernest L. Boyer, 1987
"Common Reading Programs: going beyond the book". Jodi Levine Laufgraben, 2006

Discipline Specific

"Escape From the Ivory Tower: a guide to making your science matter". Nancy Baron, 2010


"Communication Skills for Department Chairs". Mary Lou Higgerson, 1996


"How to Mentor Undergraduate Researchers". Carolyn Ash Merkel, Shenda M. Baker, 2002

New Faculty

"The Academic Job Search Handbook". Mary Morris Heiberger, Julia Miller Vick, 2001


"Active Learning". Beverly J. Cameron, 1999
"Developing and Using Tests Effectively: a guide for faculty". Lucy Jacobs Cheser, Clinton I. Chase, 1992

State of Education

"What Matters in College?: four critical years revisited". Alexander W. Astin, 1993

Teaching Experience

"Teaching as a Subversive Activity". Neil Postman, Charles Weingartner, 1969


"The Learning Revolution: the challenge of information technology in the academy". Diana G. Oblinger, Sean C. Rush, 1997