Teaching Web Search Skills
Techniques and Strategies of Top TrainersPaperback - 2006
Educators and information professionals who teach Web searching will welcome this instructor's guide from trainer and search guru Greg Notess. Greg shares his own training techniques along with tips and strategies from savvy search trainers Joe Barker, Paul Barron, Phil Bradley, John Ferguson, Alice Fulbright, Ran Hock, Jeff Humphrey, Diane Kovacs, Gary Price, Danny Sullivan, Rita Vine, and Sheila Webber. The book covers all these topics and more: Understanding your audience Instructional session types and goals Organizing the training session Web search terminology Creating workshop home pages Presentation tips, tricks, and shortcuts In addition to presenting expert training strategies, Teaching Web Search Skills demonstrates a variety of approaches to instructional design and methodology, recommends a range of essential resources, and features dozens of helpful figures, search screens, worksheets, handouts, and sample training materials.
Publisher: Medford, N.J. : Information Today, Inc., c2006.
Branch Call Number: 025.04071
Characteristics: xix, 344 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.