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Using the Web: Information Literacy Tutorial

Students viewing this site can gain basic knowledge about Internet functions and expressions, such as file transfer protocol, domain name, and Uniform Resource Locator. Students can read about general and meta-search engines, as well as Boolean logic and a brief history of its inventor. They can also discover tips for conducting Web searches and learn methods for evaluating the results. An optional nine-question quiz completes the program.


This digital learning object has been chosen by the CSU ICT/Information Literacy Learning Objects Initiative due to its quality and minimal conformity to the committee’s criteria. For more information about the criteria used to evaluate the digital learning object, please visit:




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