Induction: one size does not fit all Heather Keeble Andrew Dunn
Virtual tour
 
 
 
 
 
Cephalonian Method © Discover the Greek Islands
All the books are out!  What do I do? <ul><li>Find alternative books on the same subject </li></ul><ul><li>Ask for help </...
 
Education students © Lancaster University
Computer Science students
Straight into the computer lab © Herriot Watt University
Timing <ul><li>Library and departments agree </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1 st  week of term is not ideal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>...
Extra help <ul><li>Rovers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Help in context/at the time needed </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Leaflets & Email...
Usage stats to February 2011 <ul><li>Introduction to the library: 606 </li></ul><ul><li>Finding and borrowing books: 561 <...
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Induction one size does not fit all

  1. 1. Induction: one size does not fit all Heather Keeble Andrew Dunn
  2. 2. Virtual tour
  3. 8. Cephalonian Method © Discover the Greek Islands
  4. 9. All the books are out! What do I do? <ul><li>Find alternative books on the same subject </li></ul><ul><li>Ask for help </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Help Zone </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Information Librarian </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Place a ‘hold’ </li></ul>
  5. 11. Education students © Lancaster University
  6. 12. Computer Science students
  7. 13. Straight into the computer lab © Herriot Watt University
  8. 14. Timing <ul><li>Library and departments agree </li></ul><ul><ul><li>1 st week of term is not ideal </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Information overload </li></ul><ul><li>Importance not yet perceived </li></ul><ul><li>Language barriers </li></ul>
  9. 15. Extra help <ul><li>Rovers </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Help in context/at the time needed </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Leaflets & Emails </li></ul><ul><li>Welcome webpage </li></ul><ul><ul><li>http://www.le.ac.uk/library/welcome/index.html </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Online tutorials </li></ul>
  10. 16. Usage stats to February 2011 <ul><li>Introduction to the library: 606 </li></ul><ul><li>Finding and borrowing books: 561 </li></ul><ul><li>Finding an item on your reading list: 1444 </li></ul>

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