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Information Literacy 12-part Series

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Info Literacy 3. Types of Information Sources
From YouTube, produced by Dr. Bob Baker, PCC Libraries
Information cycle; traditional and online information packages: books (trade, educational, reference, scholarly); periodicals (newspapers, magazines, peer-reviewed journals); open web. (08:01)
July 24, 2011 at 01:02 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Info Literacy 2. Selecting a Topic
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Clarifying the assignment; identifying a subject & brainstorming a topic; gathering background information in general and specialized encyclopedias; defining a manageable topic; forming a research question; forming a thesis statement; time management... [more]
July 24, 2011 at 12:52 PM
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Info Literacy 7. Online Reference Databases
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Types of information sources that are found in online reference databases; timesaving features; ability to use graphical content in papers; organization of research. (08:46)
July 24, 2011 at 01:12 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Info Literacy 10. Evaluating Information Sources
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Criteria to apply to evaluating both traditional and open web resources, including authority, timeliness, bias, and accuracy/credibility of content. (07:52)
July 24, 2011 at 02:34 PM
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Ages: 12 - 18
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Info Literacy 11. Plagiarism & Citation Styles
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Definition and types of plagiarism, including buying term papers, copying and pasting without attribution, and paraphrasing without attribution. Tips for MLA and APA citation styles, including support available in library databases. (07:25)
July 24, 2011 at 02:49 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Info Literacy 9. Browsing and Searching the Web
From YouTube, produced by Dr. Bob Baker, PCC Libraries
Background on the web; how search engines work; background on Google; varieties of search engines; web search tips; using web directories; using vetted web sites recommended by published sources and libraries. (09:02)
July 24, 2011 at 02:31 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Information Literacy Series Overview
From YouTube, produced by Dr. Bob Baker, PCC Libraries
This video provides an introduction to a series of 11 videos designed to help students improve their information literacy skills. (04:55)
July 24, 2011 at 12:47 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Info Literacy 4. Libraries & Library Web Sites
From YouTube, produced by Dr. Bob Baker, PCC Libraries
Identifying common characteristics of libraries and library web sites; providing guidance to how to orient yourself to a library's resources and services, in-person and online. (09:12)
July 24, 2011 at 01:06 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Info Literacy 5. Using a Library Catalog
From YouTube, produced by Dr. Bob Baker, PCC Libraries
Features in a library catalog; look and feel of the user interface; advanced searching; federated searching; information in catalog records; search tips. (07:08)
July 24, 2011 at 01:08 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
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Info Literacy 12. Finding Information about Literature
From YouTube, produced by Dr. Bob Baker, PCC Libraries
Provides information about three large literature databases: Literature Online (ProQuest), Literature Resource Center (Gale), and Literary Reference Center (EBSCO). (07:57)
July 24, 2011 at 02:52 PM
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