This Guide is a toolbox for teaching academic research. We hope you will use the tutorials, assignments, and assessment tools and techniques in your course or class.
Scholarship as Conversation describes the scholarly dialog and where students fit.
Research as Inquiry describes the process of choosing a topic, developing a perspective using research.
Information Creation as a Process - from blogs to news to academic articles, understanding format leads to better research.
Searching as Strategic Exploration - methods of searching vary but effective researchers have some tips and tricks.
Information Has Value relates to legal, ethical, and socioeconomic issues related to information production and dissemination.
Each page is based on a threshold concept from the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education.