All library instruction for Fall 2020 will occur online. For maximum flexibility, our librarians offer several options for your class:
These options do not need to be stand alone options, they can be used to complement each other and help students successfully complete their research assignments. When in doubt, contact your subject liaison librarian to talk through all your options.
Information literacy is a set of abilities requiring individuals to “recognize when information is needed and have the ability to locate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information.”
An information literate individual is able to:
(from the Association of College & Research Libraries Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education)
The library is committed to fostering critical inquiry and information literacy skills within the W&J community. The Library seeks to support student learning and integrate information literacy across the curriculum by developing instruction sessions that engage students in the process of information exploration and discovery that encourages lifelong learning. (see Clark Family Library Mission and Goals).