Information Literacy and Writing Assessment Project:
Tutorial for Developing and Evaluating Assignments

Introduction

Welcome! This guide is intended to assist University of Maryland University College (UMUC) faculty members in developing information literacy and writing assignments. The principles, methods, and materials used in this tutorial were developed for a series of information literacy and writing assessment (ILWA) faculty development workshops by Kim Kelley, former Associate Provost, Information and Library Services, and Robert McDonald, former Director of the Effective Writing Program.