Faculty Information Literacy Award: Designing Meaningful Research Assignments

Do you wish your students would integrate better research sources, be savvy information consumers, and apply critical thinking skills as they evaluate online information? Be one of 10 instructional faculty members to attend two one-hour workshops and create or revise an information literacy assignment for your course. During the two 1-hour workshops on July 20 and July 27, 2021, from 10:00-11:00, you will apply the Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education by the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL) to your curriculum.

APPLY NOW! Application closes on July 9, 2021.

Eligibility: Any instructors who have research-related learning outcomes, such as writing research papers, conducting undergraduate research, or incorporating more critical thinking and information literacy in their curriculum. 

Stipend: $200 upon completion of a report reflecting on their new information literacy assignment implemented in the fall 2021 semester. Limited to 10 instructional faculty (9-month).

Time: Two 1-hour workshops and two hours preparation. 

More info: https://guides.library.kapiolani.hawaii.edu/fila or contact kapccref@hawaii.edu

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