The Teaching Professor and Magna Digital Library

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The Teaching Professor is the lively, highly informative newsletter with a singular purpose: to provide ideas and insight to educators who are passionate about teaching. A source of cutting-edge information and inspiration for more than 10,000 educators at universities and colleges worldwide.

Magna Digital Library delivers professional development the way you want it, how you want it, and wherever you want it. Magna Digital Library features leading educators and consultants, dispensing thought-provoking presentations that provide immediate solutions for the issues you are facing right now. 

There are two ways to access the latest content or browse the archives:

  1. On-campus, or when connecting via IP:go to to view our group subscription content. If connected from an IP from your institution, you should see an option "Group Access" in the blue bar at the top of the page. Click Group Access to view the subscriptions currently available. It is not necessary to create an account or log in to access the subscription on-campus.
  2. To access the group subscription from an off-campuscomputer follow the steps below.

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  1. Go to Enter information in the required fields > Submit. NOTE: if you get an error that your password does not match, skip down to the EXISTING USERSSection below
  2. Once successfully registered, you will see a screen "Thank you for completing your registration"
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  5. Enter your password > Login
  6. On the My Account page > Join Team
  7. On the My Online Access page click the appropriate orange "Go to..." box for access

For Magna Digital Library subscribers: You will be taken to the dashboard for the institutional subscription. Scroll to search or locate the materials you wish to access or view.



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Magna Digital Library Resources
Be sure to bookmark this page,, as it contains a handful of supplemental resources for your Magna Digital Library subscription. Here you can find:
•     A list of current programs included in your Magna Digital Library subscription
•     A Post Program Reflection Survey to provide your Magna Digital Library subscribers to keep record of completed educational development. This is a terrific asset to serve as an additional self-assessment and follow-up, track who is participating in programs, and keep as documentation.
•     The Featured Programs for Faculty
•     The Featured Programs for Academic Leaders

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