Thursday, March 08, 2007

HIP-HOP COURSE Rap puts cool spin on library research

A class in rap research is helping Ohio State University freshmen learn, in a palatable way, how to do college-level research. A hip-hop scholar herself, instructor and OSU Fine Arts Librarian Leta Hendricks worried that nobody would sign up, but the two-hour, once-a-week seminar filled quickly with 17 rap fans....Columbus (Ohio) Dispatch, Mar. 3

Last 3 sentences in the article: "Before this class, I would just Google everything," said Hall. "But I’ve learned anyone can put anything up there. Now, I know different ways to utilize research."

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