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IDEAL ’19: Advancing Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Accessibility in Libraries & ArchivesAugust 6 -7, 2019
Tuesday, August 6 • 2:45pm - 3:45pm
The Research Literacy Bridge Program: Reaching Out to Lift Up

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In 2017, Library Journal reported that only 30% of first year students entering college are prepared for college level research.  In response, the Howard University librarians partnered with three area DC high schools to assist seniors with developing the research skills needed to produce scholarly work at the collegiate level. Using the Big6 model, the Research Literacy Bridge Program has helped the students develop their research skills.


Rhea Ballard-Thrower

Executive Director, University Libraries, Howard University
Rhea Ballard-Thrower is an Associate Professor at the Howard University School of Law and Executive Director of the Howard University Libraries. She joined the law faculty in 2001 where she teaches Advanced Legal Research using the Inside-Out Prison Exchange Program pedagogy. As... Read More →

Tuesday August 6, 2019 2:45pm - 3:45pm
Ohio Union - Barbie Tootle Room - 3rd flr