This sample activity corresponds to a chapter in the upcoming (2022) ACRL title: Teaching Critical Reading Skills: Strategies for Academic Librarians.
Use this virtual mind-map to focus a topic and generate keywords for searching.
Learn how to read a scholarly article and identify the parts.
It's important to credit others when you use parts of their work. Complete this tutorial to learn when and how to best give credit to the work of others.
Searching for information in library resources is often like exploring a new land. You often won’t find what you're looking for the first time you search. Complete this tutorial to learn strategies for rethinking your search for better results.
Library databases work differently from Google. Learn how to create a search strategy for these databases.
Understand the difference between primary and secondary sources, and between popular and scholarly sources.