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Bibliographic Instruction:
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TITLE: ALA/ACRL Instruction Section
DESCRIPTION: "The Mission of the Instruction Section (IS) of the Association of College and Research Libraries (ACRL) is to foster the profession of academic and research librarianship and to enhance the ability of academic and research librarians involved in bibliographic instruction to serve effectively the library and information needs of current and potential library users." The site provides links to the Section's committees, publications, and awards, as well as other related sites on library instruction.
KEYWORDS: library instruction

TITLE: Blue Web'n Learning Sites Library
DESCRIPTION: "A searchable database of outstanding Internet learning sites categorized by subject area, audience, and type (lessons, activities, projects, resources, references, & tools). Blue Web'n does not attempt to catalog all educational sites, but only the most useful sites -- especially online activities targeted at learners."--About. This is an excellent collection of sites that may be helpful to teaching and instructions.
KEYWORDS: instructional resources, teaching lessions

TITLE: Education World: Where Educators Go To Learn
DESCRIPTION: Check out the Browse by Categories. There are links to lession plans, curriculum, libraries, etc. sites under the Teachers Resources and Research Resources sections.
E-MAIL: Education World
KEYWORDS: educators, teachers, instructional resources

TITLE: Educom
DESCRIPTION: "A nonprofit consortium of higher education institutions that facilitates the introduction, use, and access to and management of information resources in teaching, learning, scholarship, and research."--Title screen. The site contains information on conference and seminars, publications, NII, etc.
KEYWORDS: instruction and technology

TITLE: FirstSearch Bibliographic Instruction Overview
DESCRIPTION: "The materials at this site are provided by OCLC, Networks, and librarians to help you include FirstSearch in your bibliographic instruction programs."--Title screen. The site contains information on Network Training, Instructional Materials, Templates, Related Sites, Sample Searches, and FirstSearch Guided Tour.
KEYWORDS: instruction, firstsearch, oclc

TITLE: Instructional Technology Development Consortium
DESCRIPTION: "The ITDC is a county-wide consortium developing new kinds of learning environments that harness the power of information technology. The ITDC assists member districts in incorporating information skills into curriculum, exposing students to technologies that help them collaborate with others, and teaching students to navigate the vast array of information available on the Internet."
KEYWORDS: instruction and technology

TITLE: Planning an Electronic Library Classroom: An Annotated Bibliography
DESCRIPTION: "An outgrowth of traditional reference services, bibliographic instruction is being increasingly embraced as an effective mechanism for educating students about library services and resources in an age of information explosion and technological advancement." This article presents an annotated bibliography on issues involved the planning for a bibliographic instruction classroom.
E-MAIL: Lisa Janicke Hinchliffe,
KEYWORDS: library instruction, bibliographic instruction, electronic classroom

TITLE: Teaching with Electronic Technology
DESCRIPTION: Resources are arranged in no strict order, but they tend to proceed from the more general and theoretical resources to some instructive examples of specific applications of technology to teaching and learning. The site contains conferences, publications, projects, and other resources for teaching with electronic technology.
KEYWORDS: computer-assisted instruction, teaching, instruction and technology

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