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UMass Amherst Libraries

Libraries Information Literacy Modules

Instructions for Using the Modules with Moodle and Blackboard

These modules can be directly embedded into your course on Blackboard or Moodle using the LTI links (orange icons). The PDF instructions below describe how to use these links.  

If you are using the modules with a website other than Moodle or Blackboard, please use the direct links (green icon) to link to each module.

Preparing for a Presentation

In this video, students will learn how to identify presentation skills in everyday experiences, examine questions we need to ask before preparing
presentation content, and review strategies for structuring the presentation.

Estimated time: 1:54

Understanding the Communication Need

This video will focus on how investigating your purpose, audience, and topic will help you determine what type of written communication to use, including the genre or style, format, and medium.

Estimated time: 2:32