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Looking for some ideas for your library-related assignments?

Whether you are creating an introductory assignment designed to get students in the  door, or a complex research assignment that requires many different resources, this guide can help you articulate and achieve your assignment goals. This guide provides tips, best-practices, sample assignments, and pertinent literature. 

Utilize the Library!

We are happy to help you and your students get the most out of your library research assignment! 

If you are not sure how to begin designing your library research assignment, or if you have specific goals in mind but want to ensure you are achieving them in the most efficient way possible, consider making an appointment with a librarian to help you design your assignment.


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