Category Archives: pedagogy

Tips and Trends: New Issue on Course Design Frameworks

The ACRL Instruction Section, Instructional Technologies Committee, has published their latest Tips and Trends article, “Frameworks for Blended and Online Course Design,” written by Sarah McDaniel. Tips and Trends introduces and discusses new, emerging or even familiar technologies that can … Continue reading

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Recording from “New Framework, New Directions” Virtual Panel

The IS Teaching Methods Committee would like to thank everyone who attended it’s virtual panel titled “New Framework, New Directions: Teaching Information Literacy in a New Context” on April 25, 2016. We greatly appreciate Tania Alekson, Megan Hodge, and Andrea Baer for … Continue reading

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Cognitive Mapping the Library Tour

ACRL IS Newsletter article, extended content, by Marissa Mourer, Librarian for the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences, Humboldt State University (Email: marissa.mourer@humboldt.edu; Twitter: @marissamourer) As part of your one-shot instruction, a library tour has been requested. Are you measuring its … Continue reading

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IS Current Issues Discussion Group @ ALA Annual 2015

Where to Begin? Advice to Instruction Librarians for Building Strong Relationships With Faculty Saturday, June 27th 4:30pm – 5:30pm MCC 200-212 Discussion Convener: Amy Wainwright, Outreach and Student Engagement Librarian, John Carroll University Building strong relationships with faculty is an … Continue reading

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Preconference Workshop @ ALA Annual 2015

The Instruction Section is sponsoring a pre-conference workshop at ALA Annual, for the first time in many years. See below for details and visit thewebsite for additional information. Reflective Teaching: Self-evaluation to assess and improve your teaching practice Friday, June 26, … Continue reading

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