This activity should take you approximately 30 minutes while walking around Ellis Library and completing the scavenger hunt activity online or on paper.
Online version (recommended): You can join the hunt with your smartphone or other mobile devices in hand. Go to: http://library.missouri.edu/ScavengerHunt Or,
If you have questions or need help during the scavenger hunt activity, contact:
Reference Desk (573.882.4581).
The goal of this activity is to acquaint you with library spaces and services while decreasing your library anxiety. Additionally, by completing this activity, we hope your will understand, prefer, and be committed to the value of using library resources for academic inquiry.
There are two formats:
1. Smartphone/tablet-friendly (recommended). This is the URL for the online, smartphone-friendly version of the scavenger hunt: http://library.missouri.edu/ScavengerHunt
How to use this activity for a Class Assignment:
2. Paper. The paper version can be picked up at the Reference Desk or instructors can print their own activity sheets from this guide (first column) for distribution to students.
How to use this activity:
Please be courteous to your fellow students and respect quiet areas.
The library offers a number of other Learning Modules which you may want to consider as well, pertaining to library resources, information literacy concepts, and more.
These are intended for:
(1) the self-guided learner exploring the MU Libraries online and information literacy concepts.
(2) instructors who wish to assign these learning modules to their students to help them in the course and in their academic careers.