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Database manager's report
Finding a Socratic Method for Information Literacy Instruction
Librarians can find techniques for improving information literacy in Plato’s Socratic dialogs. The Socratic Method is an effective tool that can help engage students in critical thinking about their research, guide students ...
Digital Archives: History 438/596
This small hands-on seminar will provide history students the opportunity to apply their research skills in the creation of an online digital archive. As part of the planning for this final project, we will examine nationally ...
Developing and Sustaining the Northwest Digital Archives
(Journal of Digital Information, 2008-06)
The Northwest Digital Archives is a union database of Encoded Archival Description (EAD) finding aids from institutions in Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Alaska, and Montana. The purpose of the NWDA is to make information about ...
You are not interlibrary alone: results of an interlibrary loan staffing survey
(American Library Association, 6/27/2008)
The Project: Design and conduct a survey focused on how interlibrary loan (ILL) operations are staffed in different sizes and types of libraries.
Using Item Mapping to Create Communities in An Institutional Repository: The Washington State University Experience
Deciding how to structure the communities within an institutional repository is like ordering coffee at your favorite coffeehouse. The variations and permutations are endless. Washington State University Library used their ...
Ephemera at the University of Oxford
In 2006, Trevor Bond visited Oxford University's Bodleian Library to conduct research on a form of printed material referred to as ephemera. Never meant to be preserved, ephemeral material is nevertheless collected and ...
A Celebration to honor the Recipients of the 2008 WSU Libraries Student Research Excellence Award
(Washington State University Libraries, 4/21/2008)
A Portal to Student Learning
Abstract Purpose – The paper presents a methodology for analyzing the pedagogical content of video games and presents the findings of one such analysis. Design/methodology/approach – The pedagogical analysis presented ...