Librarian, Rebecca Woolfrey
, partners with teachers to offer annual library orientation and other research and information literacy instruction to students through their assigned classes. Instruction is based on the standards from the American Association of School Librarians for 21st Century Learners and helps prepare students for college-level research and become savvy information consumers.
Introduces students to the library staff, space, and services. The main focus is the library’s software Destiny
, which allows users to create their own logins, search for print and digital materials, access digital content, and manage accounts.
Other instruction topics:
- Evaluating Web Sites for Credibility
- Avoiding Plagiarism
- Using Online Databases
- Introduction to the Research Assignment
- Citation Using NoodleTools
- Note-taking and Outlines with NoodleTools
- eBooks and eReaders