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Guide on the Side

Guide on the Side helps you to quickly and easily create online, interactive tutorials based on the principles of authentic and active learning.


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Lesley Farmer
Lesley Farmer (Faculty)
5 years ago

This online application program provides a commentary-like approach to online training tutorials, and can incorporate some interaction. It has a somewhat steep learning curve, and sometimes feels as bit "clunky." However, academic librarians are finding it useful, particularly to address distance learners. Once a good design is created, it can be repurposed for other subjects or topics without too much difficulty. 

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