The Guide on the Side: A Transformation in Database Instruction

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Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm
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S106a
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Speaker: Leslie Sult
Speaker: Yvonne Mery
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This presentation will show attendees how to use a new and exciting piece of open source software that will allow them to create interactive database tutorials that are based on principles of authentic and active learning. Attendees will learn why screencast tutorials are ineffective at teaching the complex skills needed to navigate a database. Presenters will demonstrate The Guide on the Side software along with a discussion of best practices for implementation. An example can be viewed here: http://www.library.arizona.edu/applications/quickHelp/tutorial/searching....

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