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Research Roadmap is an interactive online tutorial for students wanting an introduction to research skills. The tutorial covers the basics, including how to select a topic and develop research questions, select, search for, find, and evaluate information sources. It also covers the ethics of information use, including copyright and fair use, how to avoid plagiarism, and how to cite sources correctly.
Guide to Finding Interesting Public Domain Works Online
This guide is intended to assist people who are interested in exploring interesting works which have entered the public...
Serving Diverse Communities
The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has...
APA Style Citation Tutorial, 7th edition
The APA Style Citation Tutorial is created by staff at the University of Alberta Library to support students and faculty...
Comment utiliser Zotero
Ce cours en ligne porte sur Zotero (https://www.zotero.org/), un gestionnaire de citation gratuit qui vous aide à...
How to Use Zotero
This online course is about Zotero (https://www.zotero.org/), a free citation manager that helps you collect, organize,...
Searching as Information Literacy: Unpacking the ACRL Frame of Searching As Strategic Exploration
Searching as Information Literacy: Unpacking the ACRL Frame of Searching As Strategic Exploration is an OER that includes...
IL Workshop - AiCC Flipbook Twine Story
A Twine choose your own adventure flipbook that teaches students the concept of authority from the "Authority is...
Teaching the "Information Creation as a Process" Framework through Video Gaming
The Inheritance is a video game that uses storytelling to teach the ACRL framework Information Creation as a process. The...
Graduation: A Board Game that Teaches the Value of Information
Graduation is a board game designed to teach the frame "Information Has Value" from the Association of College and...
Brainstorm Your Research Interests
It can be daunting to realize that you may not know what you are interested in, but don't worry! Check out this video for...
3 Ways to Find Research Opportunities
Interested in research but can't find any opportunities? Look no further! Check out these quick strategies for getting...
Information Literacy microlectures University of Twente
These short video lectures were made during the COVID pandemic for the Information Literacy education at the University...
Media Literacy Education in Libraries for Adult Audiences
Media Literacy Education in Libraries for Adult Audiences, a 16-month project of the American Library Association (ALA),...
Media Literacy for Adults: Meeting Patrons Where They Are
This presentation facilitates a free webinar as part of a new series on Media Literacy in the Library. It covers how...
Media Literacy in the Library
This guide helps library workers prepare for day-to-day interactions, and offers resources and ideas to plan programs and...
HBCU Library Alliance
The HBCU Library Alliance works to transform and strengthen its membership by developing leaders, preserving collections...
Legal Issues in Libraries and Archives
This textbook addresses legal issues relevant to librarians, archivists, and information technologists. Topics covered...
This guide is created to highlight the life of this great children's author. Her books are still read and enjoyed today...
Internet Archive Scholar
This fulltext search index includes over 25 million research articles and other scholarly documents preserved in the...
Introduction to College Research
This book acknowledges the changing information landscape, covering key concepts in information literacy to support a...
ACRL | Project Outcome
Project Outcome is a FREE online toolkit designed to help libraries understand and share the impact of essential library...
A Yoga Adventure at the Ocean
Wake up and get ready to go play in the ocean waves! This interactive childrens story invites readers to be active with...
This is a guide designed by a biking librarian to help librarians who want to advocate for safer streets for all kinds...
Goodreads as an Organizing System-Powerpoint
This Powerpoint presentation can be shown for the purpose of two learning objectives; 1. Develop a custom list in the...
Scott LancasterTexas A and M University System - Commerce
Francheska Vonne GaliSilliman University
Daryl BirdRiverside Public Library
Holly ThompsonUniversity of Southern California
mokhtar houchatuniversity constantine2
Simia KumarThe British University in Dubai
Christopher MurrySheridan College
Pauline ShostackOnondaga Community/Technical College
Kristin LansdownUniversity of Wisconsin System - Madison
Trenton BankertYork College of Pennsylvania
Heidi SouthworthMinnesota State University, Mankato
Jack DunstanRoyal Melbourne Institute of Technology
Jessica KirkArkansas State Library
Jeanette MooreLatrobe Regional Hospital
Nancy WeinerWilliam Paterson University
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Patty SophosSanta Monica City College
Ashley MontesVictor Valley College
Kathleen BroederDixie State College
Dianne AldrichDixie State College
David ZielkeDixie State University
Daniela Estefania Castro suarezEstefania
Kelly SmithEastern Kentucky University
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Library & Information Services on the Web
Library and Archives Canada service cuts hindering research, historians complain | Globalnews.ca
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Fall Luncheon Lecture: Rural Broadband | 10/22/2021 | Event Calendar - The Northern Express
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Making Space for Math in the Library
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Western Cape Government launches R1 million library in Mossel Bay - IOL
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Middletown library announces award winners to be recognized at centennial gala - centraljersey.com
Oct 22, 2021 06:44 AM PDT
Rutherford and Fry's Complete Guide to Absolutely Everything audiobook review - The Guardian
Oct 22, 2021 04:10 AM PDT
Emergency Assistance to Non-Public Schools
Oct 22, 2021 02:19 AM PDT
Tracey Fortich - Verywell Health
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Multiple fun, free Halloween activities planned at your library - The Pagosa Springs SUN
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Kids brave the Halloween Haunted House at the Nobles County Library in Worthington | The Globe
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Pumpkin Patch Challenge and painting night at Hamlin Memorial Library | News | bradfordera.com
Oct 21, 2021 05:02 PM PDT
Halloween treats continue at the library - GREAT BEND TRIBUNE
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Assistant Professor, Information and Library Science (Information Knowledge Organization
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Aetna to halt paper checks and remittances by September 2022 - California Medical Association
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Principal for a Day - Metro Nashville Public Schools
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Cloquet Ojibwe artist unveils Duluth library mural | Pine Journal
Oct 21, 2021 11:13 AM PDT
Civics 101: A bridge both ways - UofSC News & Events | University of South Carolina
Oct 21, 2021 09:44 AM PDT
Library service books place in awards final
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Lib & Info on Twitter
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