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Designing Training (ACRL Active Guide #5)
Melanie Hawks for ACRL
Item Number: 978-0-8389-8671-4
Publisher: ACRL
Price: $20.00
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60 pages
6” x 9”
ISBN-13: 978-0-8389-8671-4
Year Published: 2013
AP Categories: P
Designing Training is the fifth in the ACRL Active Guide series. Focusing on the needs of the adult learner, this guide will help librarians and library staff design for takeaway value, learner engagement, and learning transfer. Designing Training author Melanie Hawks provides examples and exercises that demonstrate how to design the most effective learning events from the ground up. This is meant to be a very practical guide that will be a go-to source for anyone who is responsible for training as either an on-going job assignment or an occasional project.
Table of Contents


Section 1: Designing for the Adult Learner
Section 2: Designing for Takeaway Value
Section 3: Designing for Purposeful Engagement
Section 4: Designing for Learning Transfer


About the Author

Melanie Hawks
is Learning and Development Manager at Marriott Library, Salt Lake City, Utah

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