Instruction and Training Classroom Instruction University of Oregon Libraries

Library Instruction

Schedule a Librarian for Your UO Class

  • Contact the subject librarian or the Director of Instruction.
  • Contact the librarian as early as possible with date & time.  An alternative date is useful.
  • Let us know your expectations for the library instruction session and your assignment.
  • The librarian will work with you to design a customized session for your class.

Session Topic Examples:

  • Overview of relevant library resources
  • Defining and narrowing a research topic
  • Developing effective search strategies
  • Finding books
  • Finding journal articles & peer review
  • Finding high quality nternet resources
  • Critical evaluation of resources
  • Citing sources & plagiarism
  • Copyright and intellectual property
  • Special Collections materials
  • Specialized resources
    GIS, database management, presentation software, etc

 

Schools & Community Group Instruction