"97% of [library] directors agreed that helping undergrads 'develop research, critical analysis, and information literacy skills' is very important at their library."1
Literati Academic is a library teaching tool and online research platform that provides top quality reference sources paired with point-of-need instruction.
Students lack the skills to frame their research questions, search effectively, and organize and communicate their findings.
Point-of-need instruction: teach students research skills while they are searching
Educational resource integration: embed instructional content in the platform
Mind Map: a teaching tool with a visual representation of how topics are related
Research tooltips may be customized for the institution’s specific needs
Student outreach with social content such as Twitter & RSS
10,000+ Topic Pages provided authoritative background information, context and customized links to other vetted library resources
Start page’s content can be customized with educational videos and tutorials
11 Long, Matthew P., and Roger C. Shonfeld. Ithaka S+R US Library Survey 2013. Ithaka S+R. ITHAKA, 11 Mar. 2014. Web.