Archive for May, 2009

End of a very short era? And, getting students to the library.

Thursday, May 14th, 2009

I seem to be losing steam with this Litbrarian blog, partly because I am not convinced there is anyone reading it, so I’m considering whether to retire it at the end of this season.  Would you miss it if it were gone? (If yes, please leave a comment!)

In the meantime, here is a recent article in the Chronicle by Todd Gilman, an English Librarian at Yale.  In the article, Gilman offers suggestions for augmenting students’ research skills in meaningful ways that focus on research practice rather than overemphasizing tools for research.