CBU Centre for Teaching & Learning

Welcome to the Cape Breton University Centre for Teaching and Learning website. This site is dedicated to assisting the faculty of CBU in meeting their shared goal to be one of Canada’s best undergraduate universities. Please explore the site and links provided.  We hope that you find the information useful and thought-provoking.


Teaching Resources and Tips from CBU Librarians

Edited by: 
Mary Dobson, MLIS

When most of us entered university, we learned to do research using the “tools of the trade” that were then at our fingertips, library books and journals. Today’s students have had the world [wide web] at their fingertips since kindergarten. The student who only uses web sites for assignments may assume a good knowledge of the web for he/she has used it for “research” for a long time.