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After testing and using multiple assessment surveys and tools over time to evaluate student learning after and satisfaction with library instruction, workshop attendees discussed lessons learned by an academic librarian attempting to develop a more effective culture of assessment for library instruction. The following was addressed:

  • various surveys and tools used/tested
  • why certain surveys and tools were selected for use and not others
  • why certain surveys and tools worked better than others
  • what were the lessons learned
  • what assessment surveys and tools are being used after the lessons learned


Shepherd, S. (May 2013). Lessons Learned While Developing an Effective Culture of Assessment for Library Instruction. Atlanta Area Bibliographic Instruction Group (AABIG) Conference, Mercer University, Atlanta, GA. [Presenter]