Hello and welcome to our Library Instruction Portal. This resource covers everything about library instruction at Alfred State College's Hinkle Memorial Library, including our Mission, Instruction Policy, Library Classroom layout, Book a Library Session form, Calendar of Classes, ACRL Framework, Assessment, Contact Information, and FAQ.
During the fall and spring semesters, please contact Ron Foster (607-587-4310) to book a class. Please book your classes by noon on Wednesday the week before at a minimum so the Library can plan its weekly work schedule in an orderly fashion.
Summer sessions - contact Joe Petrick (607) 587-4311 to schedule library instruction sessions for your classes.
It is the mission of the Hinkle Memorial Library's Instruction Program to provide effective and engaging assignment-focused instruction based on the Association of College and Research Libraries' Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education in order to help undergraduate students achieve SUNY's Information Literacy Core Competency.
It is the policy of the Library Instruction Program to:
The Library Classroom is Room 129 in the Library. It is straight in the back on the main floor, near the computers and the printers. The classroom has an instructor's station, laptop, overhead display, whiteboard, HoverCam, and 24 student work stations.