Type of Presentation

Individual paper/presentation (20 minute presentation)

Target Audience

Higher Education


Room 217


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Presentation Description

Auburn University Libraries has improved instruction for assessing journal article quality. The active learning exercise has the students plot papers that they selected in groups on a quality/time graph. This exercise gives graphic evidence of the baseline at the beginning of class and the results of instruction after class when the students rerun the exercise using what they have learned.


Quality/time graphs, Journal quality, Graphs, Information literacy

Publication Type and Release Option

Presentation (Open Access)


Sep 21st, 8:30 AM Sep 21st, 9:45 AM

Using Quality/Time Graphs to Teach Freshman English Students How to Assess Journal Quality

Room 217

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