ERIC Number: EJ417000
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Learning Principles and the Library Environment.
Nahl-Jakobovits, Diane; Jakobovits, Leon A.
Research Strategies, v8 n2 p74-81 Spr 1990
Describes how principles of learning theory can be applied to bibliographic instruction to increase its efficacy and broaden its scope. The discussion covers conditions of learning, including motivation, active responding, and reinforcement; learning of information seeking behaviors, including the power of reinforcement and librarian-initiated reinforcements; teaching self-reinforcement; and teaching self-regulation. (19 references) (MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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