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ERIC Number: ED415906
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: 207
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-56308-536-4
ISSN: N/A
Cruising through Research: Library Skills for Young Adults.
Volkman, John D.
This book presents an approach for school librarians to use to introduce basic research tools to students in grades 7-12. Twelve "Excursions" (i.e., library research projects) are described. Excursions 1 and 2 provide an introduction to reference books, and Excursions 3 and 4 explore note-taking and basic organization of research papers. The projects in Excursions 5-12 cover a variety of topics, including World War II, endangered species, the Vietnam War, and astronomy. Objectives, complete instructions, a list of needed resources, reproducible activity sheets, and a bibliography are provided for each project. (MES)
Libraries Unlimited, P.O. Box 6633, Englewood, CO 80155-6633 ($25).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A