Library instruction sessions are tailored to class needs and cover research tools specific to the subject being taught. Reference Staff welcome faculty suggestions for resources to be included and work closely with faculty to provide instruction specific to their students' needs.
Example: An engineering class orientation would cover library catalog/OneSearch as well as engineering resources such as the CSA Engineering Research database or the IEEE Xplore Digital Library, in addition to research strategies that are useful to engineering majors.
What's typically included?
How to make library instruction meaningful to your students
Research & Instruction Librarians offer workshops on new library resources and refresher workshops on existing library resources. These workshops can be open to the public or customized for a particular user groups. Workshops have been offered
Contact Lauren Newton, Coordinator of Library Instruction, with suggestions or to arrange a workshop for your department.