NELINET Session - December 13, 2005

The I-SKILLS Résumé:
Prompting reflection and self assessment


Margy MacMillan

Instructional Librarian, Mount Royal University

Presentation: http://www2.mtroyal.ca/~mmacmillan/conf/nelinet.htm

 

Information Retrieval and Evaluation Skills at Mount Royal

Mount Royal Library has an active, course-integrated instruction program. We believe students should learn how to identify, locate, retrieve, evaluate and use information.

Assessment of Information Retrieval and Evaluation Skills

 

 

 

Developing the I-SKILLS Résumé Tool

 

What I was curious about:

 

What might be useful to students:

 

What might be useful in assessing the program:

 

 

How is the tool being used?

PR student groups fill out a group information skills résumé before meeting with me.

Senior chemistry students used it in advance of a library class so I could focus on what they didn't know.

Longitudinal research project with Journalism students - students update résumés each year.

 

Is it working?

 

 

 

How else could it be used?

 

 

Resources

 

 



NELINET Professional Development Workshop Handout

Page Address: http://www2.mtroyal.ca/~mmacmillan/conf/nelinet.htm
Maintained by Margy MacMillan - mmacmillan@mtroyal.ca - Last Updated 2005-11-13