Library Tour

Assignment: Take the online tour of the library, then answer the exercise questions.

How to:

  1. Go to the University Library Homepage.
  2. Click on Library Photo Tour.
  3. Read the information supplied.
  4. Be prepared to answer the questions on this exercise in class.

Support: Discuss the content and value of academic libraries as opposed to the public Internet--authoritative, peer reviewed, published and paid for. Encourage reading, browsing, and asking for help from librarians.

Use: As a homework assignment. Print out the exercise form and give the students 5-10 minutes to answer the questions in class.

Objectives: •Make students aware of the existence, value and use of the University library and its librarians. •Ensure that the students have the most basic knowledge of library collections and services. •Reinforce the difference between the library and the Internet.