Curriculum and Outreach

Syllabus for a three-credit IL course
A 16-week course offered as an elective Honors seminar at Oklahoma State University. Further details can be provided upon request.

Syllabus for a one-credit IL course
An 8-week course designed for first- and second-year college students at Washington State University. Further details can be provided upon request.

Evaluation Flow Chart
A tool designed to help students identify scholarly articles. Taught alongside activities and discussions that focus on understanding different resource types and the purpose of scholarly articles. Adapted from “Is my article scholarly?” by Susan Avery.

Refining a topic handout
A worksheet to help students walk through the process of narrowing and refining a research topic. Used most effectively when taught alongside doing presearch/finding background information.

ESL library session worksheet
A worksheet designed for an ESL class. Used with a lesson on brainstorming keywords and an introduction to library resources.

How to create a mind map
A webinar delivered WSU Global Campus students on how to use mind mapping for research. [Note: This webinar was delivered live, but had to be re-recorded due to technical glitches.]

Library guide for residence life outreach
A guide created using Libguides, to assist residence life staff in finding and requesting library programming and events.

Managing Your Time: Classes, Research, and the Libraries
A presentation given in a residence hall for students about managing time and tips for completing research projects.

Services, Spaces, Resources
A presentation for a residence hall that introduces students to the basics of the WSU Libraries system.

Bulletin Board Kit
A kit containing pieces RAs can use to build a library-themed, customizable bulletin board for their halls.