Publication Date

September 2005

Document Type

Article Postprint


Library and Information Science


The Wilson’s Library Literature Online tutorial (LLOT) was designed for the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Simmons College for the Master’s level class LIS 408, User Instruction. This paper, which accompanies the tutorial, will do the following:

Provide background on the institution. Summarize findings from a literature review of use of library tutorials at the graduate level. Discuss the planning and the needs assessment for the tutorial.

Discuss the educational strategies used in the tutorial and its strategic design based on the literature review.

Propose an evaluation form for the tutorial.

Propose a hypothetical budget for the tutorial.


bibiographic instruction

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This article was first published in Library Philosophy and Practice Vol. 8, No. 1 (Fall 2005)


Library Philosophy and Practice Vol. 8, No. 1 (Fall 2005)

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Library Philosophy and Practice Vol. 8, No. 1



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