Volume 25, Number 4 (2006)

 

Recent Submissions

  • Evans, Karen; Miller, Marsha (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    In 1987, Indiana University - Bloomington librarians Emily Okada and Mary Popp had an idea, called together other librarians, and the Bibliographic Instruction/User Education (BIUE) of the Indiana Library Federation (ILF) ...
  • Indiana Libraries (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
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  • Atwater-Singer, Meg (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Most students already use Google, so why not exploit its teaching and learning potential in a library instruction classroom? University of Evansville Libraries (UEL) introduces concepts such as keyword selection, search ...
  • VanLeer, Lynn (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    In the past few years there has been a renewed push towards viewing games and gaming differently, most notably in the popular culture book, "Everything Bad is Good for You: How Today's Pop Culture is Actually Making Us ...
  • Miller, Marsha (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Esther Grassian's and Joan Kaplowitz's wonderful text, Information Literacy Instruction: Theory and Practice, devotes a chapter to the "Instructional Menu", referring to the many 'modes' we use to try to get 'information ...
  • Schwarzwalder, Jami (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Students, K-12 to college, live in an information rich environment online, in games, and at school. How can libraries mimic these environments to instruct students how to find quality information? What strategies can we ...
  • Loehr, Heather B.; Gibson, Kenneth E. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    In 2005, a team from Hanover College (Academic Dean, Library Director, Faculty member) took part in Transformation of the College Library, a workshop offered by The Council of Independent Colleges. The focus of the meeting, ...
  • Naylor, Shelly; Frey, Susan M. (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    The 2000 US Census Report shows a dramatic increase in the Latino population in the state of Indiana. From 1990 to 2000 this population grew from 1.8 to 3.5 percent. Drawing from the census report, as well as local studies, ...
  • Macklin, Alexius Smith (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Let me start by saying that I am writing to you poolside at a resort in Orlando. I'm in between sessions right now at the International Institute for Informatics and Systemics. In two hours, I will be presenting my paper ...
  • Colborn, Nancy Wootton (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    This article focuses on Indiana University [IU] South Bend's one-credit Introduction to Information Literacy course, offered in both face to face and online versions, and how it is required as part of the IU South Bend ...
  • Felt, Emily (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    The written world changed when Gutenberg built his printing press with moveable type. This revolutionary invention prepared the way for the mass publication of books. Now, much like the original Gutenberg, Project Gutenberg ...
  • Unknown author (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Readers outside of Indiana or librarians who received their degrees from outside the state may not know that the Indiana University - Bloomington School of Library and Information Science is commonly referred to as "SLIS." ...
  • Holba-Puacz, Jeanne; Bradfield, Christine (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    The public library seems to be a comfortable place for all types of students, young and old, to come for help. From grade-schoolers to undergrads, distance learners to home school students, and everyone in between, the ...
  • Evans, Karen (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Indiana State University (ISU) is one of four universities within the United States to provide a home for an INTERLINK Language Center; other locations include the Colorado School of Mines in Golden, the University of North ...
  • Miller, Marsha (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    While I've been "involved" in information literacy ever since I arrived at Indiana State University in 1985, it seems as though I've always been explaining the ways libraries do things and trying to help others make sense ...
  • Miller, Marsha (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Anyone who has taught a course knows that finding readings outside the textbook is 1) expected; 2) necessary; and 3) iffy. They are expected because a textbook can only do so much and is often forced to summarize topics ...
  • Mannan, Susan; Placke, Jessica (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Most academic libraries have been involved in formal library instruction for as long as we can remember, and most likely we are all in that continuous quality improvement mode of always trying to do it better. Ivy Tech ...
  • Kirchoff, Nicole (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)
    Keeping a daily log for her school principal, a school library media specialist records her work collaborating with a high school social studies teacher as together they teach a unit of the Cold War. The three-week long ...
  • Indiana Libraries (H.W. Wilson Company, 2006)

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