Thursday, April 3, 2014

May-June: Integrating Multimedia Resources into Library Instruction and Research (ALA)

6-week eCourse
Beginning Monday, May 5

The ability to navigate multimedia content is a crucial skill for today's librarian. You need skills that go beyond finding a video on YouTube—you need the ability to understand the multimedia landscape in the present and the ability to find the resources that will help your users in the future. In this eCourse, Julie DeCesare will give you the foundation to navigate both free and paid multimedia resources for teaching, learning, and research. You'll learn what's out there, and you'll learn how to apply it in your library.

After participating in this eCourse, you will
•    be aware of a variety of multimedia resources available, free and for-fee
•    understand many online tools and digital technologies that provide multimedia
•    know where to find multimedia resources to enhance programs, courses, and support users in teaching, learning, and research