Download E-books A Guide to Teaching Information Literacy: 101 Practical Tips PDF

By Helen Conroy

The function of the librarian more and more contains offering details literacy utilizing a number of instructing equipment, from offering induction classes to casual one-to-one help on a day by day foundation. even supposing this is often more and more well-known, many practitioners don't have educating skills and are frequently left to fulfil a job for which they consider ill-equipped. even if they do have instructing skills, those are usually received from mainstream classes that don't continuously correctly deal with the supply of data literacy. This e-book is a much-needed sourcebook to aid library employees within the supply of data literacy instructing, by way of offering useful counsel on attempted and validated principles and methods for periods. choked with tricks and suggestions grounded in studying thought, it's a useful reference software designed to be dipped into as wanted while making plans instructing and coaching. the place acceptable the actions are mapped to types of knowledge literacy, with suggestions on adapting rules for various degrees and contexts. recommendation is given on actions within the following components resembling: designing periods; getting ready periods; supplying classes; sorts of classes; instructing via subject; developing educating / aid fabrics; assessing studying; comparing educating periods; and, e-learning. This easy-to-use e-book is a useful resource of concept for any librarian curious about instructing details literacy, whether or not they are new to instructing or skilled yet looking for clean principles.

Show description

Read or Download A Guide to Teaching Information Literacy: 101 Practical Tips PDF

Best Library Information Science books

Library Automation in Transitional Societies: Lessons from Eastern Europe

This can be a number of papers from a 1997 convention that tried to evaluate the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's efforts to modernize japanese ecu libraries after the autumn of communism. having a look basically at Hungary, Poland, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia, the overseas panel of individuals hide library automation, library coverage, and administration procedure.

Press, Revolution, and Social Identities in France, 1830-1835

During this cutting edge examine of the clicking throughout the French innovative problem of the early 1830s, Jeremy Popkin exhibits that newspapers performed a very important function in defining a brand new repertoire of identities—for employees, ladies, and individuals of the center classes—that redefined Europe’s public sphere. Nowhere was once this technique extra noticeable than in Lyon, the nice production middle the place the aftershocks of the July Revolution of 1830 have been most powerful.

The Uncensored War: The Media and Vietnam

This publication used to be entire within the 10th yr after the top of the Vietnam warfare. The 12 months 1985 was once additionally the yr of Rambo, and of a few different social gathering of the Vietnam warfare in pop culture. It used to be the yr Congress bring to a halt reduction to the "Contras" in Nicaragua, after which suddenly reversed itself and authorized "humanitarian" reduction to help the guerrilla warfare in that kingdom.

The Elements of Library Research: What Every Student Needs to Know

To do strong educational learn, students have to glance past the pc seek engine. This brief, sensible booklet introduces scholars to the $64000 parts of the information-seeking method. the weather of Library study presents a beginning for achievement in any examine task, from a freshman paper to a senior thesis.

Extra info for A Guide to Teaching Information Literacy: 101 Practical Tips

Show sample text content

Rated 4.19 of 5 – based on 8 votes