A faculty librarian can now be added as a member of a course in D2L or Moodle. Once added to the course, the librarian can provided customized instruction and point-of-need assistance to your students.
In general, courses where students (1) use the library collection or library research databases, (2) need assistance with information literacy concepts like topic development, peer review, search techniques, evaluation, and academic integrity or (3) need to find data or data sets are good candidates for embedding a librarian.
Specific types of courses include:
Both face-to-face and online courses can benefit from an embedded librarian. The embedded service is a great option as a replacement of or supplement to an in-person librarian instruction session.
Once added to the course, the librarian can instruct and assist your students by