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Information Literacy

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1. Getting Started With Research

Tutorial: Why Information Literacy Matters

Video: Life in the Information Age

Video: The Research Process

Tutorial: Developing a Research Focus

Tutorial: Choosing a Topic

Video: How to Narrow Your Topic

Videos: Beginning Research with Wikipedia/Google

Tutorial: Background Research Tips

Video: Thesis Statements

Quiz: Thesis Statements

Tutorial: Scholarship as Conversation

Quiz: The Research Process

Tutorial: Research for Persuasive Writing

Video: Creating a Research Plan

Video: Framing a Problem

Quiz: Research Strategies

2. Sources of Information

Tutorial: Information Has Value

Video: Data, Information, and Knowledge

Tutorial: Source Types

Video: Primary & Secondary Research

Quiz: Primary & Secondary Sources

Video: Peer Review

Quiz: Peer Review

Video: Types of Sources

Video: Primary Sources

Video: Secondary Sources

Video: Tertiary Sources

Quiz: Types of Sources

Tutorial: How To Read Scholarly Materials

Video: How to Read Scholarly Materials

Tutorial: Selecting Appropriate Digital Sources

3. Searching for Information

Videos: Searching as Exploration

Video: Choosing a Database

Tutorial: Choosing & Using Keywords

Quiz: Choosing a Database

Quiz: Choosing and Using Keywords

Tutorial: Search Techniques, Part 1

Tutorial: Search Techniques, Part 2

Video: Refining Search Results

Quiz: Search Techniques

4. Evaluating Information

Video: What is Authority?

Video: Introduction to Bias

Video: Types of Bias

Quiz: Bias

Video: Evaluating Sources

Tutorial: Evaluating Information

Tutorial: Choosing the Best Web Source

Video Tutorial: Understanding Misinformation

Quiz: Misinformation

Video: Objectivity in Reporting

Quiz: Evaluating Information

Tutorial: News Reporting vs. Opinion Pieces in Journalism

Tutorial: Evaluating Digital Sources Using Lateral Reading

5. Presenting Research and Data

Video: Synthesis

Tutorial: Synthesizing Information for Academic Writing

Quiz: Synthesizing Information for Academic Writing

Tutorial: Annotated Bibliography

Video: Anatomy of a Research Paper

Quiz: Anatomy of a Research Paper

Video: Writing Help

Tutorial: Digital Privacy

Tutorial: Paraphrasing, Quoting, and Summarizing

Video: Academic Writing

Video: Understanding the Communication Need

Tutorial: Presentation Skills

Quiz: Writing and Communication

6. Citations and Academic Integrity

Tutorial: Why Citations Matter

Tutorial: APA Citations (7th)

Quiz: APA Citations (7th)

Video: MLA Citation Style

Video: MLA 9th Edition Citation Style

Tutorial: MLA 9th Edition Citation Style

Quiz: MLA 9th Edition Citations

Video: Turabian Citation Style 9th Edition

Quiz: Turabian Citations

Video: Harvard Citation Style

Video: Chicago Style 17th ed. Journals

Video: Chicago Style, 17th ed. Books and eBooks

Video: Chicago Style, 17th ed. Websites and Social Media

Quiz: Chicago Manual of Style 17th Edition

Video: Academic Integrity

Video: Plagiarism

Tutorial: Copyright

Quiz: Academic Integrity

7. Visual and Quantitative Literacy

Video: Searching for Images

Video: Interpreting Images

Tutorial: Why Does Visual Literacy Matter?

Quiz: Visual Literacy

Video: Using Quantitative Data

Video: Evaluating Statistics

Quiz: Quantitative Reasoning

8. Using Critical Thinking and Logic

Video: Why Thinking Matters

Video: Inquiry

Tutorial: Logical Reasoning

Video: Evidence-Based Reasoning

Tutorial: Analyzing Information

9. Culture and Citizenship

Video: Introduction to Cultural Issues

Video: Global Citizenship

Video: Introduction to Civic Engagement

Video: Introduction to Civic Action

Quiz: Culture and Citizenship

Quiz: Civic Engagement and Civic Action

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