Wednesday August 23rd 2017

Bibliographic Instruction Subcommittee

Resources for Library Instruction & Reference Services Wiki
This wiki features resources for librarians interested in library-related research instruction and reference services for Latin American Studies, US Latino Studies, Spanish & Portuguese Languages and Literature, and Iberian Studies.

Purpose

To identify, gather, organize, and disseminate information on the development and implementation of bibliographic instruction in Latin American and Caribbean research with concentration of the subcommittee on advancing the state of the art through discussion of methods and critiques of existing course offerings.

Activities

1. Serves as a forum of discussion for those designing, teaching, and evaluating courses on bibliographic resources in Latin American Studies.

2. Assists with the design and evaluation of research method courses often offered as part of an academic discipline or in the Latin American Studies program’s curriculum.

3. Gathers and disseminates information on user instruction, including the preparation of reference handouts and the development of general or specific class-related presentations.

Contact

Anne Barnhart, Chair (2012-2015).