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The I-LEARN Model

Guide which describes and provides example of a learning model to support student critical thinking and research skills


Welcome to your guide for WRD 111

[Guide used in research study, Spring 2013. Link to current WRD 111 Guide for UK Students.]

This guide will connect you with resources to find journal articles, newspaper articles, books, and other sources.

This guide is structured around the I-LEARN information use and learning model (Neuman, 2011).  The tabs above will take you through each step of the process of finding, evaluating, and using information.

each phase of the I-LEARN model listed in a circle of arrows

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Library Information

These links connect you to key information about using UK Libraries.  

For more information, visit
UK Libraries' website.

Use of the I-LEARN Model

This example shows how the I-LEARN model can help you work through a topic.


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About this Guide

This guide is part of dissertation research being conducted by Stacey Greenwell in Spring 2013.

Debbie Sharp created the original WRD 110/111 guide.

For more information about the I-LEARN model:

Neuman, D. (2011). Learning in information-rich environments: I-LEARN and the construction of knowledge in the 21st century.  New York: Springer.