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Orientation Documents for Librarians

Guidelines for Teaching an Orientation

Eng 35 Find a Book on the Shelf
These are hands-on exercises that use the computers.  Students learn about LC call numbers, LC subject headings, and use WebCat to locate books on the shelf in our library.  Takes about 45-55 minutes.

Eng 35 first set
updated 2/08/11
Eng 35 second set
updated 2/08/11
Eng 35 Family (as the topic)
updated 2/12/11

Counseling 101
These are hands-on exercises that use the computers and are geared toward a large class (more than 35).  Students learn about LC call numbers, LC subject headings, and use WebCat to locate books on the shelf in our library.  This exercise also includes a ProQuest search and email exercise.  Takes about 1 hour to 1 hour 15 minutes.

WebCat and Proquest    

Small PBL Exercises
Students work in small groups to research a problem.  Takes about 50 minutes or more.

Dating Violence  handout Fast Food student handout WalMart student handout
Instructions Instructions Instructions

 

 
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