Sample Instruction Handouts

Sample Instruction Handouts

Librarians often create course-related handouts and/or web pages for specific assignments. Below are some sample handouts and web pages that were created for classes that had a library instruction session.

Are your students having trouble finding a book? Help them Learn how to read a call number.

Now see if they can do this online exercise: Put these books in correct call number order!

Now that they are experts, give them this worksheet to try.

Call Number Exercise (word doc) **There are two per page to save paper.


Topic / Assignment

English 1B Genetically Modified Food 
English 1B
English 1B Nickel & Dimed (worksheet)
English 1B Utopian Communities 
English 1C Crime, Detective, Mystery, Noir Fiction 
Art History 192 (Honors) Museums 
Art History 192 History of Photography 
BSAD 110 Industry Information 
ETST 104 African Civilization Resources
ETST 112 The Civil Rights Movement
History 1 History of Europe (worksheet)
History 191z Gender & Sexuality in Ancient Rome
Psychology 12 Research Procedures

These are just a sample of the guides and worksheets the librarians have created for course-related instruction sessions.
For a complete list of research guides go to

If you would like a guide or worksheet developed for your class please let us know when you schedule a Library Instruction Session for your class. We are more than happy to work with you.




Last modified: 6/17/2005 3:31 PM by by D. Renfrow

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