Teaching information literacy : 35 practical, standards-based exercises for college students /

"This book, tied to the ACRL Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education, provides, hands-on tools for reference and instruction librarians at colleges and community colleges as well as for others appointed to teach students how to conduct research." "Each exercise...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Burkhardt, Joanna M.
Other Authors: MacDonald, Mary C., Rathemacher, Andrée J.
Format: Book
Published: Chicago : American Library Association, 2003.
Online Access:Table of contents
Table of Contents:
  • Information explosion
  • Getting ready for research
  • The chain of information
  • Issues of the information age
  • Books and catalogs
  • Periodicals and indexes
  • The web and scholarly research
  • Other tools for research
  • The paper trail project
  • Appendix A : information literacy competency standards
  • Appendix B : for further reading
  • Index.