An information literate individual is able to:
The libraries' instruction program aligns with Information Literacy standards established by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education and The Association of College and Research Libraries.
(Association of College and Research Libraries, 2000. http://www.ala.org/acrl/standards/informationliteracycompetency)
Blackboard or Canvas Participation
Librarians can be embedded into Blackboard or Canvas sites to participate in discussions about research topics, processes, and/or sources.
Faculty Consultation (Virtual or In-person)
A librarian collaborates with the faculty member on assignments to suggest resources and discuss potential research issues.
Students (and faculty or staff) visit or phone the reference desk, chat with or email a librarian for research help. Please refer students to the Ask a Librarian service.
Library Research Tutorials
Online videos introduce or reinforce academic research skills such as evaluating resources, selecting a database, narrowing a topic or avoiding plagiarism.