What Makes a Good Library / Research Assignment?

Focusing on Assignments: Engaging Students in Library Research: This collaborative Information Literacy Project was developed by Colorado College and Cornell College. Follow the green button to an excellent "Guide to Assignments for Library Research" page. Click on the Assignments button on the left side of the screen to find examples from both colleges. Assessment guidelines are also included.

Creating Effective Research Assignments: These tips from librarians at the University of Texas - Austin serve as important reminders of our students’ abilities and needs, and how faculty and librarians can collaborate to create positive research experiences for students.

Ideas for library/information assignments—(Memorial University, Newfoundland): Tips for helping students learn and sharpen research skills.


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