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Teaching Resources for New Librarians & Library Staff

Contact the Team

Instructors, want to add Library instruction to your course? Reach out to your subject librarian at UBCV or UBCO


Have we missed a resource or have general inquiries? Contact the TLT Team for support. 


New librarians can benefit from mentorship, shadowing, and/or peer feedback on teaching practices. There is a helpful community of UBC librarians with teaching expertise who are here to provide support. See the TLT Confluence page for more resources on Peer Instruction at UBC.

You can ask specific questions or set up mentorship or feedback opportunities by email through the Teaching Community of Practice listserv ( You can also directly contact the co-chairs of the Teaching and Learning Team: you can find contact information for the current co-chairs on the TLT Confluence page.


The following resources provide an introduction to formative assessment techniques that can be used in your teaching:


LibInsight is a data analytics platform from Springshare which UBC library uses to track instruction and questions.

For more information about LibInsight and how to use it visit the Confluence Help Page. Every branch/unit has a designated LibInsight Contact, you can reach out to them at any time for support see: LibInsights Contact list.