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Research & Writing in the Library: Helping with the Scholarly Conversation: Faculty Tools & Tips


Library Tutorials
The "Big Picture" video tutorials from NSCU Libraries provide quick, concise overviews of common elements of the scholarly conversation and can be used to flip a class session. Sample videos include Evaluating Sources, Picking Your Topic Is Research, and Anatomy of a Scholarly Article.


Suggestions from your OWU Librarians...

  • Put librarian's name on all syllabi Not sure who your liaison is?  Visit OWU Liaison Librarians.
  • Give credit or weight to steps in the research process or library classes/activities
  • Check with your librarian before assigning a library task or resource
  • You don't have to necessarily take up class time to get the benefit of the librarian's expertise...we can flip!

10 Practical Ways to Improve Student Research Based on PIL Findings by Steven Bell