Hey all – as I read your blog posts, I am seeing some comments awaiting moderation. Please be sure to check your blogs for comments often. To approve: Dashboard –> Comments See this How To at the Community Site.
Hey all – I am leaving early Wednesday morning for Florida for a family vacation over Thanksgiving break. I am going early because Thursday and Friday of this week we have our School of Information Strategic Planning Retreat online and I didn’t want to travel during the meeting. If you need anything, please send me […]
Greetings all! Now we turn our attention to librarians and information professionals encouraging and supporting learning. This module explores how the 20th century “Reading, Writing and Arithmetic” mindset gives way to a new Culture of Learning where opportunities to learn anywhere and everywhere multiply. What examples might you find of libraries encouraging learning opportunities for your community?
Greetings all. As you know, this class satisfies the Graduate Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR). Some important considerations as you write your literature review and research paper: Academic writing involves conveying ideas with evidence and a clearly-crafted and supported argument. Beware of sweeping generalizations without scholarly citations to back up your ideas. Opinion can come in […]
Hey all – be sure to review the material in module 4 on academic writing. Note the intricacies of in text citation from APA. This is very important for the research paper and the graduate writing requirement for the university.
Greetings all – I am reading through your ethics posts and I want to make sure everyone has a good understanding of the assignment requirements and expectations of the remaining formal assignments – worth 50 points of grade for this class. You should be citing peer-reviewed literature related to the information behaviors of your community, […]
Greetings! This week’s module explores global librarianship and the work LIS professionals are doing all over the world. The guest lecture is created by Jan Holmquist, creator of the library learning program 23 Mobile Things. I have called librarianship the “ultimate service profession” and this modules illustrates that idea on an international level. I recorded a […]
Hey all – The summer I attended the Next Library Conference in Aarhus, Denmark at the city’s Dokk1 Library. I wanted to share a bit more about the conference and my experiences there. I recorded a “travelogue” of sorts. Please take a look if you would like – this is an optional enhancement for the […]
Hey all – I want to make sure everyone feels on track. if you have any questions, please contact me via my direct email or use the Q &A Groups: Literature Review Research Paper I am watching the first Post #5 blogging go up. Be sure to remember the focus is on information ethics, legal […]
Happy Halloween all. I hope everyone is well.