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Teaching Students How to Research - Twin Cities Library, Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

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Teaching Students How to Research

It's never been easier to learn how to locate, evaluate, and use information. Inspire your students to think critically about information using the resources below.

eBrarian Tutorials

Watch interactive tutorials to learn how to find, locate, and evaluate information.

Face-to-Face Instruction

Ask a librarian to to teach your students how to find, evaluate, and use information via webinar or face-to-face.

Related Tutorial
Webinar Set-Up Tutorial

Online Instruction

Ask a librarian to teach your students how to find, evaluate, and use information via Blackboard or Engage. This service called eBrarian is available for all online, face-to-face, and blended courses.

Recorded Workshop

Learn how to develop and refine research questions, incorporate research activities into courses, and assess student reference pages. The following handouts accompany this recorded workshop:

  • In-Class Research Activities: PDF
  • Forming a Research Question: PDF
  • Six Check Questions: PDF
  • Assessing Student Reference Pages:PDF
  • Information Literacy Rubric (eBrarian): PDF
  • Information Literacy Rubric (AACU): PDF

Research Consultation

Consult with a librarian on research strategies or assignment development.