Research Resources: The Card Game

Submitted by Zoeanna Mayhook on June 16th, 2019
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Short Description: 

Research Resources the card game is an information literacy activity adapted from Apples to Apples game rules. Players write down their research topics, and their teammates suggest resources based on gold resource cards they have been dealt. Attached are the game instructions, cards, and discussion questions.

Research Resources - Instructions.docxDownloaded 637 times104.52 KB
Research Resources - Gold Template Cards Sample Pack.docxDownloaded 538 times447.24 KB
Research Resources - Gold Template Cards Blank.docxDownloaded 483 times260.65 KB
Research Resources - Purple Template Cards Blank.docxDownloaded 428 times268.77 KB
Research Resources - Discussion Questions.docxDownloaded 517 times31.49 KB
Learning Outcomes: 

Students will be able to develop the scope of their research topic, and match information needs to appropriate resources


Information Literacy concepts:

Individual or Group:

Course Context (e.g. how it was implemented or integrated): 

Game was developed for a multidisciplinary writing class. Game could be adapted to focus on specific subjects or disciplines.

Suggested Citation: 
Mayhook, Zoeanna. "Research Resources: The Card Game ." CORA (Community of Online Research Assignments), 2019.