Resources for LANG 120 and LSIC 379 Instructors

Library User Information Literacy Modules

Our online learning modules can guide students through information literacy skills sets such as creating a research strategy, finding books and articles, and evaluating information found on the web.

Feel free to equip your students with info lit basics and vocabulary by including an assignment to complete the short modules linked below.

Research Basics:

Finding Articles:

Finding and Evaluating Web Information:


Suggested Sample Assignments

There are numerous assignments to incorporate information literacy instruction into your classes.  Please read and consider if one or more of these sample assignments might be appropriate for your class of students.



Designing Successful Info Lit / Library Research Assignments

Select this link for tips on designing assignments that Ramsey Library can support effectively, and that will require students to find, evaluate, cite and use information.

Your subject library liaison is available for consultation, and can help you create assignments that teach students how to find relevant research materials and utilize Ramsey Library's resources.


Schedule a Library & Information Literacy Instruction Session

Select this option to schedule a class workshop tailored to the specific needs of your students.  We strongly suggest that you contact your subject library liaison no later than two weeks prior to any desired instruction session date to ensure adequate preparation time and classroom availability.  Please have a range of possible dates in mind to ensure library instructor availability and classroom scheduling.


Research Guides

Ramsey Library's Research Guides contain information about finding research sources for a variety of academic disciplines, library collections and services, and links to helpful information on the web.


Page updated 8/13/2013. 
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