The Instructional Resource Center (IRC) is one of six Regional Evaluation Centers for the Instructional Materials Bureau of the New Mexico Department of Public Education. It is a depository of K-12 textbooks and teaching materials adopted by the New Mexico Board of Public Education for use in New Mexico public schools. IRC materials are listed in the Golden Library Catalog.
Location: 1st floor of Bernalillo Hall Rm. 134, 136 and 138. (North Wing).
School districts in Eastern New Mexico
Students in teacher training programs
Home school families
Arranged by subject area and year of adoption
Elementary and secondary texts
Teacher and curriculum guides, media kits and unit plans
IRC materials are kept in the collection until superseded by new textbook adoption, usually six years
Materials are listed in the online catalog
Checked out at the Circulation Desk on the main floor of the library.
Same as Golden Library
The IRC is supervised by Christopher Haraughty. BH 130. Phone 575.562.2258 for additional information.