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Responding to Pew: The Myth and Reality of the Evolving Patron. Resource Description & Access (RDA) Not Your Mother's Library - The Atlantic. The Columbus Metropolitan Library recently asked its Facebook followers to give them ten words: five to describe the library of their youth and five to describe the library of the future, 20 years from now.

Not Your Mother's Library - The Atlantic

Here are the word clouds they assembled from the results, starting with the libraries of their youth: If you’re beyond your teenage years, I bet this retrospective word cloud will make sense to you. Now, how about this one, describing libraries of the future: Surprised? School Libraries make a difference. Digital literacy tutorials. Digital literacy is one of eight Deakin University Graduate Learning Outcomes, and is defined as using technologies to find, use and disseminate information.

Digital literacy tutorials

Watch the following video. Find Determine the key concepts Using key concepts is the best way to start your search. Search Results - LC Linked Data Service. Library of Congress Subject Headings PDF Files. Index of /aba/publications/FreeLCSH Name Last modified Size Description. Information Literacy. Assessments of Information Literacy available online (Information Literacy Assessments) Forced-choice Tests (e.g., multiple-choice, true/false) Authentic Assessments (see Authentic Assessment Toolbox) History Information Literacy Assessment -- by A.

Assessments of Information Literacy available online (Information Literacy Assessments)

Taylor - brief Sample Assignments -- from University of Maryland University College Portfolio Assessment -- from Teesside University -- description of portfolio assignments can be found in the appendix of this article, beginning on p. 32 Information Literacy Skills Survey -- from the Plano (Texas) Independent School District -- a series of fill-in-the-blank and short essay questions for the middle school level LILO (Learning Information Literacy Online) Tutorial plus Rubrics -- from the University of Hawai'i Libraries -- The first link takes you to an online tutorial that can be used as part of a course or completed independently.

Home - Harker Library Portal - LibGuides at The Harker School. The Researching Librarian. ABC-CLIO > ODLIS > odlis_A. In classification, one of the distinguishing characteristics of a class, identified as a means of differentiating it from other classes.

ABC-CLIO > ODLIS > odlis_A

As defined in FRBR (Functional Requirements for Bibliographic Records), one of a set of characteristics enabling users of information to formulate queries and evaluate responses when searching for information about a specific entity. Attributes can be inherent in the entity (physical characteristics, labeling information, etc.) or supplied by an external agent (assigned identifiers, contextual information, etc.). For example, the logical attributes of a creative work include its title, form, date of creation, intended audience, etc. As a general rule, a given instance of an entity exhibits a single value for each attribute, but multiple values are possible (a work may be published under more than one title or in more than one form), or a value may change over time (date of publication for serials). Search everything. 4/19 Provisions Session: "Teaching Information Literacy in the Age of Google" by User 923683436.

Search everything. Global Digital Citizen Foundation. Who Are We?

Global Digital Citizen Foundation

The Global Digital Citizen Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to cultivating responsible, ethical, global citizens for a digital world. We love teaching and learning! What Do We Believe? We believe learning is an exciting and inspirational journey that lasts a lifetime. Our digital students can become both life-long learners and creators of a bright future, and we believe you as teachers can help them get there. What Do We Do? The GDCF works with educators in many countries helping them develop modern learning environments in their schools and classrooms, ones that guide students towards taking ownership for their learning.

826 event proposal. Libraries Transform. Center for the Future of Libraries The Center for the Future of Libraries works to identify emerging trends relevant to libraries and the communities they serve; promote futuring and innovation techniques to help librarians and library professionals shape their future; and build connections with experts and innovative thinkers to help libraries address emerging issues.

Libraries Transform

Learn more Community Relationships Libraries are uniquely positioned at the heart of local, campus and school communities, enjoying public trust as repositories of knowledge and offering democratic access. The transformed library leverages its assets to open up new possibilities and go beyond informing to dynamically engaging communities. Ebooks & Digital Content.

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The University of South Carolina Beaufort. So, you're still getting those 1,670,000+ responses to your search queries on the Web, and you're still too busy to do anything about it, like reading the lengthy, and sometimes confusing, "help" screens to find out how to improve your searching techniques.

The University of South Carolina Beaufort

Look no further! Real help is here, in the USCB Library's BARE BONES Tutorial. You can zip through these lessons in no time, any time. They are very short and succinct; each can be read in a few minutes. Feel free to jump in wherever you like, skip what you don't want to read, and come back whenever you need to. The information contained in the following lessons is truly "bare bones," designed to get you started in the right direction with a minimum of time and effort. Lesson 1: Search Engines: a Definition. The Researching Librarian: Home. 100 Time-Saving Search Engines for Serious Scholars (Revised) Back in 2010, we shared with you 100 awesome search engines and research resources in our post: 100 Time-Saving Search Engines for Serious Scholars.

100 Time-Saving Search Engines for Serious Scholars (Revised)

It’s been an incredible resource, but now, it’s time for an update. Some services have moved on, others have been created, and we’ve found some new discoveries, too. Many of our original 100 are still going strong, but we’ve updated where necessary and added some of our new favorites, too. Check out our new, up-to-date collection to discover the very best search engine for finding the academic results you’re looking for. General. ABC-CLIO > ODLIS > odlis_A.