Posts Tagged: Library

Content/Skill: library related (i.e. library organization, library navigation, library signage, etc.)

TRAILS: Tool for Real-time Assessment of Information Literacy Skills

Click the image or click here to access the resource. TRAILS is an online knowledge assessment tool for information literacy skills created by Kent State University Libraries.  The multiple-choice questionnaire targets 3rd, 6th, 9th, and 12th graders.  The assessment is

TRAILS: Tool for Real-time Assessment of Information Literacy Skills

Click the image or click here to access the resource. TRAILS is an online knowledge assessment tool for information literacy skills created by Kent State University Libraries.  The multiple-choice questionnaire targets 3rd, 6th, 9th, and 12th graders.  The assessment is

ActivInspire Flipcharts for Info Lit

Click the picture or click here to access the resource. Promethean Planet, the resource website for the ActivInspire software for the Promethean interactive whiteboard, offers a collection of instructional ideas, lessons, and resources to teach library- and research-related content.  Librarians

ActivInspire Flipcharts for Info Lit

Click the picture or click here to access the resource. Promethean Planet, the resource website for the ActivInspire software for the Promethean interactive whiteboard, offers a collection of instructional ideas, lessons, and resources to teach library- and research-related content.  Librarians

Symbaloo via The Unquiet Librarian blog

Symbaloo allows a user to create a customizable dashboard of websites and resources in order to create a personal learning environment.  Buffy Hamilton, blogger of The Unquiet Librarian, uses Symbaloo with her high school students in conjunction with an English

Symbaloo via The Unquiet Librarian blog

Symbaloo allows a user to create a customizable dashboard of websites and resources in order to create a personal learning environment.  Buffy Hamilton, blogger of The Unquiet Librarian, uses Symbaloo with her high school students in conjunction with an English

Benefits of hosting an Open House in the Academic Library

Hosting an open house is a good time for an academic library to advertise all of their services especially collaborative services geared towards professors and other departments. Check out Stanford University Libraries’ large scale open house. They attract students, staff,

Benefits of hosting an Open House in the Academic Library

Hosting an open house is a good time for an academic library to advertise all of their services especially collaborative services geared towards professors and other departments. Check out Stanford University Libraries’ large scale open house. They attract students, staff,

Communicating Online Presence & Social Media

Success Strategies for Online Communication This site for NOVA – Northern Virgina Community College presents a great outline for instructing students on how to be digital citizens. This simple list may be helpful for librarians who are planning First Year

Communicating Online Presence & Social Media

Success Strategies for Online Communication This site for NOVA – Northern Virgina Community College presents a great outline for instructing students on how to be digital citizens. This simple list may be helpful for librarians who are planning First Year

Dewey Decimal Classifications

Learning Dewey Decimal

This is an activity to help students understand why books are shelved in certain areas and have certain call numbers.  Separate students in groups of 3-6.  Provide each group with a bag of library books labeled with the Dewey Decimal

Dewey Decimal Classifications

Learning Dewey Decimal

This is an activity to help students understand why books are shelved in certain areas and have certain call numbers.  Separate students in groups of 3-6.  Provide each group with a bag of library books labeled with the Dewey Decimal

Creating One-Shot Library Instruction

Creating the One-Shot Library Workshop Blog This is a blog to accompany the book: Creating the One-Shot Library Workshop The blog by author Jerilyn Veldof  and User Education Coordinator at the University of Minnesota Libraries has helpful hints on Powerpoint

Creating One-Shot Library Instruction

Creating the One-Shot Library Workshop Blog This is a blog to accompany the book: Creating the One-Shot Library Workshop The blog by author Jerilyn Veldof  and User Education Coordinator at the University of Minnesota Libraries has helpful hints on Powerpoint