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ERIC Number: EJ661484
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-0870
A Library Adventure: Comparing a Treasure Hunt with a Traditional Freshman Orientation Tour.
Marcus, Sandra; Beck, Sheila
College & Research Libraries, v64 n1 p23-44 Jan 2003
This study addresses finding the best means of introducing community college freshmen to the library and the skills and concepts of information literacy. Compares results of a traditional librarian-led orientation tour with those of a self-guided treasure hunt. Results indicate an educational advantage in the self-guided tour, supporting active learning theories. (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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