HEA Teaching Research Skills to Law Students (5 February 2014)
Posted by JackieHanes on 7 February, 2014
I attended and presented at the HEA workshop on Teaching Research Skills to Law Students at the Institute for Advanced Legal Studies in London. The event was attended by both librarians and academics, and was so popular even the reserve list was full. Not even the TUBE strike prevented a full house!
Recent developments in legal information literacy by Ruth Bird, Bodleian Law Librarian, University of Oxford
Ruth set the scene for the day, outlining the information skills gap of new university students, and some of the key information literacy standards, and developments in legal education.
- AALL (Ammerican Association of Law Librarians) Principles and Standards for Legal Research Competency
- BIALL (British and Irish Association of Law Librarians) Legal Information Literacy Statement
- Legal Education Education Training Review (LETR) – the first complete review of legal education and training in England and Wales since the 1970s
Rosemary Auchmuty (University of Reading) made…
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