Why use EMPOWER?
There are many ways you can use EMPOWER to inform your students about information literacy and library services. Below are a few suggestions:
As supplemental material for a library instruction course, either in person or online.
As a library instruction addition to an introductory English course or general education course.
For high school students as part of a college preparatory program.
For transfer students to fill in any information literacy knowledge gaps.
For international students and intensive English students to introduce them to the library, perhaps even before they arrive in the United States.
For returning adult students who may not be aware of modern library services.