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Information Literacy Tutorial

Information Literacy Tutorial

Learning Objectives

Using and Evaluating Internet Sources

You will:

  • Refine an Internet search to retrieve relevant and high quality results that fit an information need
  • Characterize the value and limitations of searching the Internet versus library information sources.
  • Compare and contrast a database search with an Internet search
  • Authority of the author or producer
  • Appropriateness of the date of publication
  • Supporting documentation
  • Purpose of the work
  • Review process using Internet sources

Using Internet Sources

First, read the Learning Objectives at left. Then, click here to begin Module 6.

A. Using Internet Sources
B. Useful Internet Information
C. Why Evaluate?
D. Evaluation Criteria