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Search and Write (‘Søk & Skriv’): Helping postgraduate students with their academic work. Maria-Carme Torras , Senior academic librarian Therese Skagen , Academic librarian University of Bergen Library, Norway LILAC 2007. Group task: Meet Matilda, the librarian, and Sarah, the student.

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search and write s k skriv helping postgraduate students with their academic work

Search and Write (‘Søk & Skriv’): Helping postgraduate students with their academic work

Maria-Carme Torras, Senior academic librarian

Therese Skagen, Academic librarian University of Bergen Library, Norway

LILAC 2007

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Group task: Meet Matilda, the librarian, and Sarah, the student.
  • Helping postgraduate students: ”Search and Write”
  • Discussion
case meet matilda the librarian and sarah the student
Case: Meet Matilda, the librarian, and Sarah, the student
  • Task 1. Discuss the attitudes, assumptions and expectations the case portrays.
  • Task 2
    • How do your user education and teaching materials assist your students in their research process?
    • Have you met any students like Sarah before? Compare her needs to the needs of your students.
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Students’ challenges:
    • Narrowing down a research question
    • Dealing with large amounts of available sources
    • Evaluate information critically
    • Using information creatively and ethically
    • Referencing
  • Psychological dimension:
    • Uncertainty, anxiety Hinder academic progress
    • Students away from campus
    • Strategies and metacognition
search and write s k skriv
Search and Write (”Søk & Skriv”)
  • Online tutorial aiming at promoting students’ information and digital literacy as they work on a research paper or thesis.
  • Designed for postgraduate students taking distance or blended education.
  • SOS builds upon a situated learning model:
    • Focus on the student’s needs
    • The learning process is contextualised
  • Students are guided through the information searching and writing processes.
  • They are encouraged to reflect on the ethical, critical and creative use of information.
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