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Effective Library Assignments

General Suggestions

Effective library assignments help students develop research and critical thinking skills for a lifetime of learning. Please consult these sites for tips on how to make your assignments effective and your students' research experience a positive one:

Examples of Research Assignments and Suggestions for Developing Others

Searching the Web will find many sources of ideas for library research assignments. Here are several recommended sites to get you started:

Remember, your subject librarian will be happy to assist you in designing or evaluating a research assignment. If you have sites to recommend for this page or successful assignments you'd like to share, please contact Sarah Fay Philips.