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Information literacy a step-by-step guide for teachers and teacher-librarians by Chris Carlson

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English


  • Information literacy -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States,
  • Research -- Methodology -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States,
  • Report writing -- Study and teaching (Middle school) -- United States,
  • Library orientation for middle school children -- United States,
  • School librarian participation in curriculum planning

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementChris Carlson, Ellen Brosnahan.
ContributionsBrosnahan, Ellen, 1949-
LC ClassificationsZA3075 .C3557 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16989868M
ISBN 100810859742, 0810863553
ISBN 109780810859746, 9780810863552
LC Control Number2008029191

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