Hands-Off Instruction: A Study of the Effectiveness of a Media-Based Library Instruction Module

UNCG Author/Contributor (non-UNCG co-authors, if there are any, appear on document)
James V. Carmichael, Professor (Creator)
Institution
The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG )
Web Site: http://library.uncg.edu/

Abstract: Georgia College, a four-year senior college in the University System, offers only limited informal library instruction to its students. In the past, with the exception of English 102 classes, it has been offered on an ad hoc basis as individual faculty members have requested it. One justification for the lack of a structured library orientation program has been the premise, current in the library profession, that the most effective bibliographic instruction is personalized, "hands-on" experience.

Additional Information

Publication
The Georgia Librarian 18: 4-8.
Language: English
Date: 1981
Keywords
Georgia College, Library instruction, Orientation, Higher education