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Access to Electronic Information Resources and Their Usage in E-learning

Session coordinator: Eva Lesenková, National Medical Library, Czech Republic

Where: 29. 5. 2009, 8.45 - 11.35, Auditorium D

Information Literacy E-learning Courses for Students of Natural and Medical Sciences at the Masaryk University

Autor: Jiří Kratochvíl, Masaryk University Campus Library, Czech Republic


Věra Anthová, Masaryk University - Faculty of Science, Central Library, Czech Republic



Information literacy courses have been taught since 2005 at the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Medicine at the Masaryk University and they are intended for these facultie‘s students of all study programmes. The courses are led by faculty librarians who make students acquainted with acquisition and working of scientific information possibilites – main themes are Czech union catalogues, working with electronic resources (basic multidomain and domain resources), creation of bibliographic references, working with reference manager and academic research evaluation). Because of growing interest of students in it since November 2007 to August 2008 there were prepared the materials for making multimedial aids. These aids have been imported into Masaryk University Information System that completely supports all e-learning applications (subject structure, posting study materials, tests, evaluation, complete student and teacher administration). In this article we present the courses genesis, Masaryk University Information System possibilites to put the accent on sharing our experiences that we had gotten during preparation and leadning the e-learning course.

About author:

He graduated in Czech language and literature - Civics from Faculty of Education, Masaryk University in Brno. In 2005-2007 he worked in the Central Library of Faculty of Science, Masaryk University, since 2007 he is working at the Masaryk University Campus Library Since 2005 he has cooperated in information education of students from Faculty of Science, since 2007 of students of Faculty of Medicine too. He is co-author of electronic book "Electronic databases of Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Science guide".

Other papers in this session:

Informative Education of University Students and Pedagogues

Author: Jiří Potáček, Mendel University of Agriculture and Forestry Brno, Czech Republic

MEFANET - Medical Faculties Network

Author: Jitka Feberová, Charles University in Prague - Computer Science Centre, Czech Republic


Daniel Schwarz, Ladislav Dušek, Masaryk University - Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses / Stanislav Štípek, Charles University in Prague - First Faculty of Medicine - Institute of Medical Biochemistry / Čestmír Štuka, Charles University in Prague - First Faculty of Medicine - Computer Technology Department  / Jan Polášek - Charles University in Prague - Computer Science Centre, Czech Republic

Pragensia in the Library and at the School (Cooperation of the MLP and the Nature School)

Author: Eva Měřínská, Municipal Library of Prague, Czech Republic

Without a Search Box

Author: Pavel Kocourek, INCAD, spol. s r.o., Czech Republic