on November 20, 2020 Library Education Webinars

Webinar: Fostering Engagement and Building Information Literacy Competencies for Students and Patrons of Various Cultures

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Originally presented November 18, 2020

Drs. Judy Henning and Sherry Crow present best practices to foster motivation for information seeking based on current motivation theory.

The presentation includes theories and strategies on building information literacy competencies. Using this information, presenters can “rework” a typical motivational program for students and an information literacy lesson to infuse best practices.

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Click the link below to download the presentation slides and links to recommended sites and resources:
Fostering Engagement and Building Information Literacy Competencies

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Julie Edwards

Julie Edwards is a librarian and instructional designer with Niche Academy. She's worked in public and academic libraries across the United States and taught Library and Information Studies at the University of Botswana as part of a Fulbright Fellowship. She's passionate about how libraries help people build individual and community assets.

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