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Staff Resources: Chester Fritz Library

A summary of resources available to staff at the Chester Fritz Library.

Academic Video Online (AVON)

AVON has professional development video topics: 

Chronicle of Higher Education

Faculty, staff, and students have full access to the Chronicle through the CFL - use the link below.


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Reference Sources: Credo

Credo is an online encyclopedia and dictionary of credible sources compiled by experts. It is particularly useful for gaining a broad understanding of a topic and for refining research questions. 

  • General Reference: various dictionaries and general encyclopedias for everyday use
  • Management: resources related to business and management practices
  • Jobs and Career: resources related to the workplace as well as various job descriptions and outlooks

Business Source Ultimate

Business Source Ultimate is a database that provides a wide variety of business full-text journals and magazines, including expanded access to Harvard Business Review’s (HBR) top 500 articles. Includes company information on over 1 million public and private companies with case studies, SWOT analysis, market research reports, and Standard and Poor’s Industry Surveys. Also offers resources from Academy of Management, HBR, Bloomberg and IGI Global.

Campus Resources

Teaching Transformation and Development Academy (TTaDA)

  • TTaDA offers a variety of professional development workshops and events for faculty and staff focused around four competency areas: Personal & Professional Development, Policy & Procedure, Software & Technology and Teaching & Learning. They also offer workshops and specialized training to departments on a variety of topics.
  • For more information on resources available to staff, see the Staff Resources Page

Seeds for Success Grant

  • Fully benefited staff members may apply for the Seeds for Success Grant for the purpose of workshops, training and/or classes that enhance one’s education or career at the University of North Dakota

Campus Services

  • Information for faculty and staff including UND offices, UND news, and Faculty and Staff Events