A Brainstorm On Convincing Students They Don’t Know How To Google


Digital natives don’t know everything there is to know about the digital world – and especially research in a digital world. This is not breaking news. According to this study – done by anthropologists (woot!) – although library staff and professors need to do a better job of reaching out, students are pretty lousy online researchers. If you’re a teacher, you know…


Unfortunately, students don’t realize this struggle. They THINK they know it. Now I’m not going to turn this into a post complaining about students because that’s not my style and it’s not their fault. They don’t know what they don’t know.  

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