Sample Assignments from the Files of Dunn Library

Assignments listed below reflect the variety of ways Information Literacy can be presented.  Go to the Instruction Menu for more specific ideas of how to create and present IL assignments.

Assignments from the Dunn Library Files:


  • Classic SC 101 Library Research Assignment – This assignment touches on library research by exploring the library’s collections and then writing a follow-up on the research process.
  • BIO 111 Scavenger Hunt – Created by Professor of Biology Jackie Brittingham, Ph.D. and Assistant Professor of Biology Justin Brown, Ph.D., this assignment goes into detail about library resources, the practical matters of research, and bibliography.  Could easily be adapted to other disciplines.