Category Archives: Assignments & Helpers

Getting Started with…Research Paper

The goal of the Research Paper  is to give you experience in writing a graduate-level research paper. This assignment satisfies the San José State University’s Graduate Writing Assessment Requirement (GWAR), and also meets INFO 200’s student learning outcomes #2-#5. View a video about the assignment: Web Version Download the Slides Video Podcast Audio Podcast Getting […]

Checking In: Information Behaviors and Needs

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Hey all – I  finished reading your article summary posts this week. I learned a lot about your communities! I want to make sure that everyone understands  the focus of the assignments: information behaviors and needs of your chosen community. Many of you have located useful studies related to your community’s info behaviors and needs. Some […]

IMPORTANT: Adjusted Blog Report Due Dates!

Hey all – The date snafu we had early on has reared its head again. Please revise these due dates on your calendars: Blog Post #5: Explore how libraries and information centers create learning and programming opportunities for your chosen community. 11/17 Blog Post #6: Report on the issues your community may face on an […]

LRM Helper Update

Hey all – here’s another thing you can do to prepare to for the Literature Review Matrix: • Look up one of the articles from the example provided above and give it a quick read and compare what you took away from the reading to the entry in the Matrix. Here’s the full section of […]