ERIC Number: ED318487
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
Training the Bibliographic Instructor.
Mathies, Bonnie K.
The 26 masters for overhead transparencies that make up this collection include quotations, suggestions, and checklists related to teaching bibliographic instruction. Individual masters include definitions of bibliographic instruction; the characteristics of ineffective library users; a checklist for effective teaching techniques; the characteristics of an effective bibliographic instructor; criteria for good presentation skills; a list of terms that many students do not understand; illustrations of how analogies and models can be used; a list of the behaviors of enthusiastic instructors; a model for course planning; a checklist of writing important objectives; four approaches for writing a bibliographic instruction course outline--a tool approach, a search strategy approach, a discipline approach, and a types of information approach; writing a syllabus; guidelines for developing good assignments; designing assignments; student diaries and journals; search projects; the process of instruction; assessing bibliographic instruction knowledge and skills; demonstrating the effectiveness of bibliographic instruction; and program evaluation. (13 references). (SD)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Paper presented at the Growing into the Future Together Conference (Columbus, OH, November 3-5, 1988).