Thursday, January 10, 2008

Kanaus University Information Literacy Classes

Kaunas University library has developed information literacy tutorials for physics and chemistry.

The classes were developed as a result of the most cited and well-known initiatives of the European Commission funded projects EDUCATE and DEDICATE coordinated by Nancy FjÀllbrant, from the Chalmers University of Technology in Sweden. The programs ran from 1994 t0 1997. For more information:


Wednesday, January 02, 2008

Physicists' Information Behavior: A Qualitative Study of Users

For an excellent analysis of the information seeking and using process of getting a PhD in physics, see this article by Nancy Diana Gomez.

Happy New Year!