Information Literacy Tutorial

Information Literacy Tutorial

Learning Objectives

Citing Sources and Fair Use

You will identify and interpret a bibliographic citation for the following:

  • Book
  • Article from magazine or journal
  • Chapter in a book
  • Government publication
  • Web site
  • Identify the bibliographic elements essential for properly citing an information source
  • Define plagiarism
  • Apply appropriate ethical guidelines to the use and citing of information

Understanding Citations

First, read the Learning Objectives at left. Then, click here to begin Module 5.

A. Understanding Citations
B. When to Cite Sources
C. Citing Sources
D. Types of Citations
E. Plagiarism
F. Style Manuals
G. Observing Fair Use