Point of Use Guide
Skill testing Questions
The research team of this nonprofit organization now has a new resource centre. They need to know what materials are available to them, the kinds of resources that are available, and how they can find out what resources are available to them.
Provide the research team with the knowledge needed to access the wealth of information that is available to them, and to stress the importance of generating relevant synonyms in their search strategies.
1.The research team will become aware of what materials are available.
2.The research team will understand the Library of Congress subjects hierarchy to facilitate their searching and browsing
3.The research team will understand how to manipulate the catalog and perform searches. This will include choosing appropriate synonyms for their search terms.
Computer terminal will be needed for instructor with connection to LED projector and Internet access, as well as PowerPoint software.
Screen for projection.
Large paper pad and markers for generating keywords during exercise.
To fulfill objective One:
To fulfill objective Two:Library of Congress Classification
To fulfill objective ThreeSearching
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