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Anatomy Of An Exhibit: The Academic Library As Place Of Self-Instruction, Matthew Chase Dec 2019

Anatomy Of An Exhibit: The Academic Library As Place Of Self-Instruction, Matthew Chase

San Marcos, Fall 2019

This exhibition project addresses the central question: How can we creatively transform academic library spaces to support and engage students in critical information literacy? The project used physical library space to install a series of exhibitions at the San Marcos Campus Library of the University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences. Guided by the theoretical frameworks of Foucauldian perspective on knowledge and discourse, Falk and Dierking’s Contextual Model of Learning, and critical librarianship, the exhibit series engages students in a self-guided journey to discover and evaluate how knowledge is constructed, produced, and disseminated. Particular focus is directed to the ...


Nebraska Intellectual Freedom Manual, Round Table On Intellectual Freedom, Nebraska Library Association, Michael J. Elsener, Sue Ann Gardner, K. Joan Birnie, Karen Drevo, Brenda Ealey, Timothy Lentz, Todd Schlechte Aug 2016

Nebraska Intellectual Freedom Manual, Round Table On Intellectual Freedom, Nebraska Library Association, Michael J. Elsener, Sue Ann Gardner, K. Joan Birnie, Karen Drevo, Brenda Ealey, Timothy Lentz, Todd Schlechte

Zea E-Books

Much has changed in libraries and society since the publication of the 2004 revision of the Nebraska Library Association Intellectual Freedom Manual. The consensus of the current members of the Nebraska Library Association round table on Intellectual Freedom (NLA IF) was not to just revise the former manual, but to create an entirely new edition. In doing so, the authors have addressed a number of new issues. The intention was to keep it relatively brief but still useful. Readers should be able to read sections independent of one another for quick reference on topics of interest. For readers of the ...


Foundations Of Information Literacy, Ru Story Huffman, Gavin Bernstein Apr 2016

Foundations Of Information Literacy, Ru Story Huffman, Gavin Bernstein

Information Literacy Grants Collections

This Grants Collection uses the grant-supported open course Foundations of Information Literacy from Georgia Southwestern State University:

http://oer.galileo.usg.edu/infolit-ancillary/1

This Grants Collection for Foundations of Information Literacy was created under a Round Two ALG Textbook Transformation Grant.

Affordable Learning Georgia Grants Collections are intended to provide faculty with the frameworks to quickly implement or revise the same materials as a Textbook Transformation Grants team, along with the aims and lessons learned from project teams during the implementation process.

Documents are in .pdf format, with a separate .docx (Word) version available for download. Each collection contains ...


Teaching Information Literacy & Research With Everyday Technology, Derek Malone Jan 2016

Teaching Information Literacy & Research With Everyday Technology, Derek Malone

Faculty Presentations

Presentation highlighting information literacy instruction, specifically focused current technologies that students use in the real-world, given at the Association Supporting Computer Users in Education (ASCUE) Annual Conference.


Teaching #Infolit With Everyday Content, Derek Malone Jan 2015

Teaching #Infolit With Everyday Content, Derek Malone

Faculty Presentations

Poster session detailing the use of everyday encounters (ex. word of mouth, social media, broadcast news, etc.) for information literacy instruction, presented at the Conference on Undergraduate Research Programs: Building Enhancing and Sustaining.