Teacher Training: Preparing New Librarians for Library Instruction



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Many new librarians face the challenge of having to teach information literacy without prior teaching experience. This presentation will share how the library instruction program at the University of Houston supports librarians through these challenges by describing a customized training plan for a new librarian. Attendees will gain strategies for supporting new and experienced instruction librarians through collaboration and reflection.


This presentation was given at the Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy at the Coastal Georgia Center in Savannah, Georgia on Saturday, October 1, 2016.


information literacy, library instruction, Information literacy, Library instruction


Santiago, A., Warren, M., & Creelman, K. (2016, October 1). Teacher training: Preparing new librarians for library instruction. Presented at the Georgia International Conference on Information Literacy, Savannah, GA.