Schedule Library Instruction

Please contact Lavonne Johnson, M.L.S., Public Services Librarian, for an appointment: or 423.775.7228.

Academic Support Center

Learn more about referring your students to Academic Support Center and scheduling services such as exam proctoring.

Library Reserve

You may place items on reserve for your classes. Please download the Course Reserve Form, fill it out, and bring it along with the item(s) to the Library front desk.

Library Subject Guides

Subject guides contain the best resources for each discipline; databases, catalog searching strategies, and open access resources. There is a guide for each discipline/major at Bryan College, along with video tutorials on how to use the databases. Just visit the Library Subject Guides to get started.

Links to Resources

*These guides are created by Milligan College Librarian Gary Daught. Used with permission. Please note that Milligan-specific information appears in these guides. The Bryan College Library subscribes to Ebsco, and Ebsco e-books are embedded in our online catalog.

Books on Copyright

Digital Image Collections

Citation Guidelines

For quick access to style guidelines, see Guides to Cite It (Turabian, APA, MLA, Chicago) or Citing Sources. The OWL (Online Writing Lab) from Purdue University offers online handouts covering writing, research, grammar, and MLA and APA style.

For help with properly citing research sources, try EasyBib. You can enter citation elements (title, date, author, etc.) and have them formatted into MLA style for free. APA and Chicago style formatting require a subscription. Citation Builder creates citations for you in APA, MLA, and Chicago CBE/CSE formats. KnightCite is an online citation generator (using APA, MLA, or Chicago style) that allows you to register for a free account so you can save your work.

Disclaimer: Those who choose to use citation generators or free citation services are responsible to ensure that the citations rendered are accurate according to the style manual.

List of Other Libraries

Below is a list of other libraries that may have materials available for your use. You will need to check with these libraries to see what policies they have for public access to their materials.