Release date: 2005-02-24
Description: Outlines for academic year 2003/2004 +Information literacy definition, information sources, document types, reference sources, databases, library catalogues. Training: information literacy pre-test CTU libraries Web pages, library resources, library services. Training: CTU libraries OPAC +State Technical Library OPAC, CASliN Union Catalogue - foreign periodicals. Training: searching STL OPAC and CASliN catalogue +Electronic information sources available in CTU network 1. Dialog. Training: searching databases COMPENDEX, INSPEC, ICONDA, METADEX Electronic information sources available in CTU network 2. +Web of Science. Science Citation Indexes, Impact factor, Journal Citation Reports. Training: searching science citation indexes and JCR +Electronic information sources available in CTU network 3. Proquest/PCI, MathSci. Training: searching bibliographic and fulltext databases Document delivery services. Training: revision lesson. Electronic information sources available in CTU network 4. Fulltext databases. Training: Searching ScienceDirect Elsevier, Link Springer, Ideal Academic Press, InterScience Wiley Searching the Internet versus searching databases. Training: searching by topic in both sources, comparing the hits +Special engineering documents. Technical standards and patents. Industrial Property Office of Czech Republic. Training: searching patent databases References. bibliographic record and citations. Training: writing bibliographic references. Revision lesson Final report. Evaluation and assessment, results of the final reports, questionnaire.
Subjects: Information Literacy Skills
Objective: +explaining the students how the information is organised and stored for supporting their orientation in the information world +navigating the students to relevant information sources training the students how to set queries for getting relevant results +familiarizing the students with library services for getting the documents +teaching the students to evaluate the information alerting the students about the legal base for using the information +supporting experience and skills of the students in writing references
Time length to use it: 45 Min.
Geographical scope: Institutional
Address: Karlovo nám. 13, B, 3rd floor