University of Oregon

Library Essay

  • Double-spaced 2-3 pages.  Attach essay to application web form.
  • Demonstrate excellent use of library services, resources, and collections in any format.
  • Demonstrate effective application of information literacy criteria:
    • evaluating and analyzing information
    • managing, organizing, and synthesizing information
    • using appropriate and accurate citations and credits
  • Show evidence of significant growth as a scholar in describing their methods of research and analysis.
  • Demonstrate mastery of content appropriate to class level, clear writing, and overall quality of presentation.
  • Show evidence of independent inquiry and creativity in the research process.
  • The quality and content of the Essay is given close review.
Created by jenkins on Nov 4, 2013 Last updated Dec 15, 2014
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