Thursday, October 28, 2010

Searching For Better Research Habits

"Searching For Better Research Habits: Should Colleges  Teach Students How To Be Better Googlers?" Inside Higher Ed / Steve Kolowich.
New York: Inside Higher Education Online, September 29th 2010.

“Students do not have adequate information literacy skills when they come to college, and this goes for even high-achieving students,” said Asher, the lead research anthropologist at the Enthographic Research in Illinois Academic Libraries (ERIAL) Project, which recently studied the search habits of more than 600 Illinois students spanning a range of institutions and demographic groups."