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The Resource Fundamentals of library instruction, Monty L. McAdoo

Fundamentals of library instruction, Monty L. McAdoo

Label
Fundamentals of library instruction
Title
Fundamentals of library instruction
Statement of responsibility
Monty L. McAdoo
Title variation
Library instruction
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Being a great teacher is part and parcel of being a great librarian. In this book, the author, a veteran instruction services librarian lays out the fundamentals of the discipline in easily accessible language. Succinctly covering the topic from top to bottom, he: Offers an overview of the historical context of library instruction, drawing on recent research in learning theory to help the instructor choose the most effective strategies for any situation; Shows readers how to assess the information needs of a given audience, how to develop a curriculum for teaching information literacy, and how to fit an appropriate amount of content into the allotted time; Addresses the pros and cons of online versus face-to-face instruction; Includes methods for publicizing the availability of the library's learning opportunities. With expert guidance for putting theory into practice, this book helps librarians connect with students as effectively as possible
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McAdoo, Monty L
Dewey number
025.5/677
Index
index present
LC call number
Z711.2
LC item number
.M33 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
ALA fundamentals series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library orientation
  • Library orientation for college students
Target audience
adult
Label
Fundamentals of library instruction, Monty L. McAdoo
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical overview of library instruction -- Who teaches? -- How students learn -- Predelivery considerations -- What to teach -- Where instruction takes place -- It's about time -- Characteristics of effective instructors -- Characteristics of effective instruction -- Assessment -- Challenges to instruction
Control code
19737240
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 112 pages
Isbn
9780838911419
Lccn
2011043250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn755062676
  • (OCoLC)755062676
Label
Fundamentals of library instruction, Monty L. McAdoo
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historical overview of library instruction -- Who teaches? -- How students learn -- Predelivery considerations -- What to teach -- Where instruction takes place -- It's about time -- Characteristics of effective instructors -- Characteristics of effective instruction -- Assessment -- Challenges to instruction
Control code
19737240
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 112 pages
Isbn
9780838911419
Lccn
2011043250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn755062676
  • (OCoLC)755062676

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