You can request library instruction by completing the instruction request form. Instruction requests should be submitted at least two weeks in advance to allow for scheduling and working with you to develop tailored lesson plans and activities to best serve your individual class, assignments, and/or student needs. A librarian will contact you to confirm your request within two business days.
If you have any questions you would like to discuss before submitting, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 202-274-5104.
The UDC Library’s information literacy instruction program supports students’ growth as researchers and information literate citizens, both for their academic work and for their lifelong learning. We seek to achieve this goal by:
The Library’s information literacy instruction program focuses on the following learning outcomes:
The Library provides instruction for students in three delivery formats:
If there is another form of support or instruction that you would like to incorporate into your class but is not listed here, please contact us at email@example.com or 202-274-5104 to discuss further.
Research shows that library instruction is most effective when paired with an assignment. Please keep your assignments in mind when considering your choice of format and timing for the session.
Librarians are available to consult with faculty about all aspects of teaching research skills and information literacy concepts. This includes, but is not limited to, the development of learning outcomes, application of research pedagogies, and design of assignments.