The Instructional Resource Center (IRC) is the Regional Evaluation Center for New Mexico Department of Education. It is a depository of textbooks and teaching materials adopted by the New Mexico Board of Education for use in New Mexico public schools. IRC materials are listed in the Golden Library Catalog.
Location: 2nd floor, top of the back stairs (above Media Services).
School districts in eastern New Mexico
Students in teacher training programs
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IRC materials are kept in the collection until superseded by new textbook adoption, usually six years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 Sean Shepherd. Phone 575.562.2258 for additional information.