New workshop: teaching information literacy with discovery tools
For Immediate Release
Tue, 02/12/2013 - 12:33
Contact: Dan Freeman
CHICAGO - ALA TechSource announces a new workshop: Teaching Information Literacy with Discovery Tools with Nancy Fawley and Nikki Krysak.
- how to teach students the unique qualities of discovery tools;
- how to draw from discovery tool features to engage students in evaluating sources;
- the basics of integrating discovery with subject specific databases to scaffold instruction for advanced research and upper-level courses;
- putting discovery tool instruction into practice immediately with a ready-to-use sample lesson plan, provided to all workshop participants .
This workshop will last 90 minutes and will take place at 2:30 pm Eastern/1:30 pm Central/12:30 pm Mountain/11:30 am Pacific on Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
ALA TechSource Workshops are designed to give you and your staff the opportunity to participate in a hands‐on learning experience that will help you make the best technology decisions for your library.
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