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American University Library’s Information Literacy Tutorial

American University Library’s Information Literacy Tutorial

Intended to establish a base-line set of information literacy competencies for students, the tutorial is designed to incorporate higher-order critical thinking skills. It includes Choosing Research Topics, Identifying Needed Information, Search Strategies, Evaluating Information, and Citing Information.


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Troy Challenger
Troy Challenger (Staff)
5 years ago
Engaging. Uses a video scenario to dramatize a research project.
Sally Robertson
Sally Robertson (Librarian)
13 years ago
This is an excellent tutorial that takes students throught the research process. Easy to follow and interactive with built-in quizzes.

Technical Remarks:

Easy to use for the beginning researcher.
Used in course? Yes
Time spent reviewing site: 2 hrs.