In this program, University of Chicago librarians will highlight ways you can integrate library research instruction into your courses to promote the acquisition of the skills necessary to complete research assignments.
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Graduate Students May Need Information Literacy Instruction as Much as Undergraduates (Graduate Students Need Information Literacy Instruction | Miller | Evidence Based Library and Information Practice: http://t.co/aJEw13pdN1)...
Digital Literacy Is the Key to the Future, But We Still Don't Know What It Means Wired The theme in play was “digital literacy,” the idea that the world's citizens, and kids in particular, will benefit if they're skilled in the ways of information...
As I read through the social media networks, the concept of information overload is continually being discussed.... I have re-framed information overload from being discussed as a cautionary consequence of the technology age to us living in a time of information abundance. As educators, we have this gift of information abundance. It should be leveraged and strategically used for our own and our students’ learning. When educators do not acknowledge, incorporate, and integrate the many types and uses of our real world technologies, they are failing their students.
In partnership with UBC librarians, faculty members and students, the toolkit was developed to support the creation of research assignments and instruction that address students' information literacy levels and needs.
Learners with Low Self-Efficacy for Information Literacy Rely on Library Resources Less Often But Are More Willing to Learn How to Use Them (Learners with Low Self-Efficacy for Information Literacy | Daniel | Evidence Based Library and Information...
Students Who Turn in Work Right at the Deadline Get Worse Grades, Study Finds Entrepreneur (blog) But as the deadline approached, the grade differential continue to increase with each hour, and those that handed in their assignment at the last...
The Guardian (blog) Don't overlook your school librarian, they're the unsung heroes of literacy The Guardian (blog) We teach information literacy – finding, assessing, evaluating, using and referencing information.
"This is another post that was prompted by a reader's email. The email was looking for a list of recommended note-taking tools. I've reviewed a lot of note-taking tools over the last five years, but I have never made a list. So here's my list of seven great note-taking tools for students and teachers."
Sharing your scoops to your social media accounts is a must to distribute your curated content. Not only will it drive traffic and leads through your content, but it will help show your expertise with your followers.
How to integrate my topics' content to my website?
Integrating your curated content to your website or blog will allow you to increase your website visitors’ engagement, boost SEO and acquire new visitors. By redirecting your social media traffic to your website, Scoop.it will also help you generate more qualified traffic and leads from your curation work.
Distributing your curated content through a newsletter is a great way to nurture and engage your email subscribers will developing your traffic and visibility.
Creating engaging newsletters with your curated content is really easy.