Assignment Idea: December 2010 Archives
I was interested to read the ideas of a Business Communication faculty member and her experience with her student's lack of library research skills--and she create a research guide to help.
"When I taught Writing for Business this fall, I realized that my students were more noticeably clueless about library research-and less motivated to do it-than any students I'd had in the past..."
"The good news is that students can and will do library research if they're given a road map through the admittedly confusing options that greet them when the "go to" the library. Let's keep library research from becoming obsolete by setting our students up for research success and helping them find the "really cool stuff" (as one of my students said) that's out there."
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