What Your Librarian Can Do For You


Your Orion College Online Librarian provides synchronous and asynchronous instruction:

Information Literacy Instruction

    • organization of both print and electronic information
    • electronic searching of available LIRN Library database
    • appreciation of information and literature
    • determining the most appropriate information sources for the task
    • determining information relevance for the task
    • note-taking
    • bibliographies
    • the research process
    • evaluation of one's research process
    • evaluation of web sites' authority and accuracy
    • reference skills (especially to verify web site accuracy)
    • technology instruction, and more...
    • webinar & video-based instruction
    • one-on-one instruction via email, the web, and by phone (during office hours)


The OC Librarian partners with faculty in planning, designing
curriculum, teaching, and assessing students' work.
Email your Orion College Librarian directly:

  • Do you have a new class coming up?
  • Do you have an assignment that needs a change and more student involvement?
  • Do you need a topic bibliography?
  • Are you wondering how much to expect of students when researching?
  • Are students citing their sources appropriately when they research?

Information Specialist

Your Orion College Online Librarian selects materials and manages
collection development and cataloging, and can help you find:
  • book reviews
  • outstanding books
  • sources for student research on a given topic
  • articles or other resources for your professional development
  • sources for curricular planning
  • appropriate online databases and websites