BUT IVE COME HERE TO STUDY THE PIANO: The challenges of Information Literacy in a conservatoire environment Geoff Thomason Royal Northern College of Music Look, no beard!
- Training in information skills was initially optional - Usually part of non-credit bearing Study Skills courses - Library input always had to fit round what was already in place - The format of the courses frequently changed - Courses only covered Years 1 and 2 of a four-year course - Lack of reinforcement by tutors of the importance of information skills - Cultural resistance to the relevance of new technology - The Millennial paradox
Learning outcomes Responsibility Dissemination Year 1 Using the online catalogue Library
Library Tutorials but would aim to have core issues covered by Moodle / online guides Elective-specific research Tutors / Library Seminars / tutorials Learning outcomes Year 4
Responsibility Dissemination Using archival resources: Primary and secondary narratives Library / Archives Seminars Online archival resources: Newspapers Programmes Letters Library
Seminars Referencing archival resources Tutors / Library Lectures / seminars Elective-specific research Tutors / Library Seminars / tutorials - Dont be afraid to seek outside help - Tailor your teaching to specific academic
assignments - Introduce performance into your teaching - Sell your institutions unique resources - Build your unique resources into academic assignments - Talk to programming and marketing departments - Put on exhibitions
- Take advantage of special events - Perform your unique collections S n a k e
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s Simple YES / NO answers to questions that prompt staff to explain in more detail if necessary Courtesy of Linda Moses-Allison, University of Cumbria
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