Communications in Information Literacy, Vol 8, No 1 (2014)

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Integrating an Information Literacy Quiz into the Learning Management System

M. Sara Lowe, Char Booth, Natalie Tagge, Sean Stone

Abstract


The [Library Name] [Department Name] developed a Quiz that could be integrated into the consortial learning management software to accompany a local online, open-source IL tutorial. The Quiz is integrated into individual course pages, allowing students to receive a grade for completion and improving buy-in at the faculty and student level. Piloted in nine first-year classes in Fall 2012 then revised and launched in Spring 2013, the Quiz has given the Library valuable assessment data on first-year student IL skills and enhanced the ability of teaching librarians to tailor their instruction to student performance.

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