Our instructional mission is to provide variety of instructional services that help IUP students become information literate, life-long learners. Our instructional offerings include credit-bearing courses, information literacy instruction sessions as requested by university faculty members, individualized instruction to students through our Bring Your Assignment service and at the reference desk, and electronic and print materials to support student learning and information literacy.
To request an information literacy instruction session, please use the Instruction Request Form. Please use our Classroom Reservation Form if you only need to reserve a classroom.
Online library instruction is available through Carrie Bishop (email@example.com), IUP’s Distance Learning librarian. Bishop maintains online learning materials for information literacy and is available to develop custom materials and to provide direct librarian assistance in online courses.
Follow these steps to add one of our Information Literacy modules to your D2L course:
Once the import is complete, you should see a module in the course content section titled “Library Instruction Modules,” which you can then edit as necessary.
Information literacy is defined as being able to recognize when information is needed and having the ability to locate, evaluate, and use the needed information effectively. Information literacy is essential to all disciplines, all learning environments, and all levels of education—it forms the basis for lifelong learning.
When you are information literate, you can:
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