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Crossing the Threshold : Instruction Activities

This guide supports the workshop Crossing the Threshold with Threshold Concepts, versions of which were presented at the 2015 ACRL Conference, 2015 European Conference on Information Literacy, and 2016 ALA Annual Conference.

Instruction Activity Resources

Creating the one-shot library workshop: Instructional Design for Librarians by Jerilyn Veldof of University of Minnesota Libraries. See pp. 20-24 for a fabulous list of instructional strategies with definitions.

Active Learning Techniques: An Online Toolbox for Librarians McMaster University Libraries

Information Literacy Outcomes with Ideas for Active Learning & Assessment University of Arizona Libraries

Active-Learning Ideas blog post, Information Literacy at ISU

Beyond Active Learning Helpful blog post, includes suggestions for active learning 

Technology Tools

Below are several tech tools that can be used during instruction.

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