Teaching Resources

Peer-Reviewed Instructional Materials Online Database (PRIMO)

Database of instructional resources and tutorials reviewed and selected by the PRIMO Committee as part of the ACRL Instruction Section.

POD-IDEA Notes on Instruction

Brief articles detailing specific teaching strategies written by faculty.

Practising Information Literacy: Bringing Theories of Learning, Practice and Information Literacy Together

Lloyd and Talja include both the more traditional views of the library professional and the newer, more complex socially constructed multi‐literacies. 

Primary and Secondary Sources Tutorial

This interactive learning module takes students through the process of identifying the differences between primary and secondary sources. The structure of the tutorial consists of four parts.

Project Information Literacy (PIL)

Project Information Literacy (PIL) is a large-scale, national study about early adults and how they find, evaluate, and select information for use in their courses and in everyday life.

Project Look Sharp

Project Look Sharp is a media literacy initiative of Ithaca College that develops and provides lesson plans, media materials, training, and support for the effective integration of media literacy w

Project SAILS

 The Standardized Assessment of Information Literacy Skills (SAILS) test is a fixed-choice national test There are two forms of the SAILS information literacy test, one for individual test results,

Project TRAILS (Tool for Real-Time Assessment of Information Literacy)

TRAILS, developed by Kent State Univ.,  measures IL skills related to standards for 3rd, 6th, 9th, and 12th grades.

Psychology Teacher Network

 Quarterly newsletter from the Education Directorate with a section on teaching activities.


This site gamifies and enlivens quizzes. The upbeat environment allows for optional music, immediate feedback, timers, and fun memes.