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Located across from the Teacher Education Resource Center (TERC) is Milne’s creative space, the Imaginarium.

You asked and we listened! Office hours are available on Tuesdays from 3-5 and Wednesdays from 5-7pm. Please stop by and meet with the Imaginarium curator for help with your projects. There will be a limited supply of materials available for use during these hours (paper, glue, scissors, etc.)

This area contains a die-cut machine, die-cuts and materials for creating projects. It is open to all students, faculty and community members and is available whenever the library is open. The room also contains a table for creating lesson plans or working on projects.

What is provided in the Imaginarium?

What should you bring or buy at the Student Union Bookstore?

  • Construction paper
  • Poster board
  • Specialty paper
  • Felt/Foam
  • Markers and crayons


The Teacher Education Resource Center (TERC), located on Milne Library’s Lower Level, offers students a large collection of curriculum resources for preK-12 instruction, including textbooks, videos, puppets, audio and manipulatives, as well as an extensive selection of fiction and non-fiction books for juvenile and young adult readers.

TERC Hours and Assistance

The Teacher Education Resource Center is open during all hours main library is open.


Walk-in reference service for individual questions without appoinment is available. Please visit the service desk on the main floor and ask to see a librarian

Need more in-depth help? Schedule a Student Research Consultation with a subject specific reference librarian.

Visit the Lesson Planning and Education Resource Toolkit blog for additional information about the collection and Education resources in general.

TERC events

Milne Library hosts Story-Time Celebrations for children and their caregivers during the school year. These events are sponsored and delivered by the Young Children's Council and students from the School of Education. Story-times are open to the public.

Click here for information about our next event on October 30, 2015.


Subject Guide

Michelle Costello
Milne Library/201D
(585) 245-5788
Office Hours: Thursdays 2:15-3:15pm
Schedule an Appointment

Education Research Resources

This guide has been created to help with lesson planning. If you need resources to help with education research, please visit the Education Research Library Guide.

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