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Where's Woody Welcome Message Arrival Tasks

Library orientation scavenger hunt game based in Thompson Library; welcome handout with tasks to do as students arrive to workshop before it begins.

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Where's Woody Guide to Game Play

Library orientation scavenger hunt game based in Thompson Library; overview of game rules, guide of game play provided to teams.

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Where's Woody Team Practice Task

Library orientation scavenger hunt game based in Thompson Library; practice task teams complete to ensure technology properly set up before embarking on game play.

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Where's Woody Team Tasks and Clues

Library orientation scavenger hunt game based in Thompson Library; list of tasks with point value provided to teams to complete the game.

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Where's Woody Description and Learning Outcomes

Library orientation scavenger hunt game based in Thompson Library; the learning outcomes that guided development and the general description provided to students.

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Library Orientation Scavenger Hunt at NCSU

NCSU librarians provide detailed instructions for their library scavenger hunt that utilizes mobile devices and Evernote that are easy to convert to your own local situation.

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In-class activity on recognizing scholarly vs non-scholarly articles

This is an activity to use in class to demonstrate the differences between scholarly and non-scholarly articles.

Tags: activity, scholarly articles

Evidence Based Practice Searching Basics

A live recording of an instructional session covers the basics of searching for evidence based practice questions in nursing. Provided to James Cancer Hospital Nurse Residents in December 20...

Tags: Boolean, PICOT, evidence based practice, nursing

Calvin and Hobbes - Detailed Data

Calvin has some quite detailed data at his fingertips. Hobbes questions who needs that level of detail, but Calvin points out that some people might.

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, cartoons, comics, data, detailed sources

Calvin and Hobbes - Progression of research

Calvin is doing original research and plans to publish it in a scholarly journal...and eventually get a Nobel Prize.

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, cartoons, comics, journal, research process, scholarly publishing

Calvin and Hobbes - Research before writing

Calvin's complaining because he has to do some research before completing his assignment.

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, background research, cartoons, comics

Calvin and Hobbes - Last Minute Research

Calvin is bemoaning the fact that he has a lot to do for an assignment and 3 days to get it done...but that the teacher should know everyone will wait until the night before to do it. A go...

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, cartoons, comics, procrastination, time, time management

Calvin and Hobbes - Data reliability

Calvin is going to provide some very false data for a survey. This illustrates not all data may be reliable and that the source of data can be an issue.

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, cartoons, comics, data, evauation

Calvin and Hobbes - Source Quality

Calvin's supposed to find a current events newspaper article to discuss in class. But is a tabloid newspaper the best source?

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, cartoons, comics, evaluation, newspapers, source quality

Calvin and Hobbes - Topic too narrow

Calvin wants information on a topic, but what he wants is extremely specific. Perhaps he should broaden his topic?

Tags: Calvin and Hobbes, cartoons, comics, narrow, topics