Document Type

Newsletter Article

Publication Date

Spring 2021

Publication Title

ACRL Instruction Section Newsletter


University Libraries - Public Services


University Libraries


As Murray State University began offering more online courses and programs, it became apparent by the spring of 2019 that the Libraries needed to address distance and online learners’ information literacy needs. We were concerned about being able to reach all of the courses that needed instruction, such as courses taught in high schools through our dual credit program. We estimated that only about 30 percent of our targeted general education courses were being reached through our face-to-face instruction program. Although the Libraries previously offered online video instruction upon request, the videos lacked standardization across disciplines and were not available in all areas. In order to address these concerns, we began exploring options for developing online tutorials.


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