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Research Skills: Bridging the Gap Between High School and Post-Secondary LibGuide

Transitioning from School to Higher Education. http://libguides.okanagan.bc.ca/js-bridging

Research Skills: Bridging the Gap

Research Skills: Bridging the Gap Between High School and Post Secondary (DVD) 16 minutes
Recent surveys indicate there is a widening gap between the information literacy skills of high school students and the information literacy skills expectations post-secondary professors have of first-year university students. In response to this growing concern, a high school teacher-librarian and a college librarian recently collaborated on a joint production of the video Research Skills: Bridging the Gap Between High School & Post-Secondary.  
Research Skills features interviews of six university professors discussing their research skills expectations of first-year university students. The interviews confirm the results of ongoing studies and reports on information literacy and the significant gap between high school and first-year university student preparedness. 

Link to film: Research Skills: Bridging the Gap Between High School and Post Secondary
http://www.people.okanagan.bc.ca/ktessier/Library-research_09/LRV_WMV.html 

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