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At Their Fingertips: Customized Library Resources in Course Management Systems and Student Portals
Portals and Course Management Systems such as Moodle bring together resources students need. Why not also include library resources to increase library-student communication? York University librarians have capitalized ...
Observations on managing recorded information in the public sector
Presentation examines the characteristics of records, reasons for their management, the legislative framework at the federal, provincial and municipal levels of government that govern their use and retention, elements of ...
Web-based Information Literacy : Laurier’s Assessment Plan.
Focused on the design of effective evaluation instruments in an online instructional environment by reference to the creation, implementation, and results of an assessment plan applied over a two year period to evaluate ...
Refworks at the Steacie Library York University
This presentation describes the need for an alternate reserve format for distance education nursing students and how the refworks program was used to deliver required readings to these students.
An Investigation of the Information Literacy Instruction Practices, Attitudes, and Knowledge of University Faculty: Results of a Web-based Survey at York University, Canada
This presentation provides an overview of key findings and recommendations of a survey of full-time faculty at York University, which investigated their information literacy instruction practices, attitudes, and knowledge. ...
Designing Library Research Assignments: Co-operating with Instructors to Create Successful Assignments. Presented at Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference, Toronto, Ontario. 2004.
With the arrival of the "double cohort" on Ontario's colleges and universities, academic libraries are feeling the strain as more students seek research assistance and resources. On top of all this, struggling with the ...
Inside Out: Library Services At Point Of Need. Presented at Ontario Library Association (OLA) Super Conference, Toronto, Ontario, 2008.
Focused on the planning, implementation and results of focus groups with university students from different disciplines. The focus groups provided invaluable feedback about students' research habits; perceptions of their ...
“But How Do We know It’s Working?” Designing Effective Evaluation of Web-Based Information Literacy Instruction. Presented at Pennsylvania Library Association Conference, Hershey, PA. November 2002.
This presentation outlined the evaluation tools designed by the Wilfrid Laurier University Library to determine the extent of learning among students who completed the library’s online tutorial in basic information competence ...
Religion and the State in Upper Canada, 1791-1854
PP lecture for HUMA 2835 9.0 Christianity in Context. Describes the contest between Anglicanism and Methodism in the colony from first settlement until the disestablishment of religion in 1854. Discusses this outcome in ...