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Librarians' Instruction Toolkit: Home

Resources to use before, during, and after your library instruction sessions, including lesson planning tools, classroom assessment techniques (CATs), and follow-up surveys


This libguide covers practical aspects of planning, delivering, and evaluating your library instruction, as summarized below:

  • Planning a Class. Discusses how to identify student learning outcomes (SLOs), introduces backward design principles, and includes a lesson plan template. 
  • In the Classroom. Outlines ways to create engaging interactive lessons and describes effective classroom assessment techniques (CATs) to evaluate students' performance.