Information Literacy Teaching Materials

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Cephalonian Cards

Cards with pre-printed questions are passed to several students. Students read the questions aloud; the instructor answers them (with or without slides). Quick intro to factual material, and sets up a question-and-answer dynamic that often leads to students asking their own questions.

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Credo Reference

Explains how to use Credo Reference, which provides online versions of 500 published reference works, including general and specialized dictionaries and encyclopedias.

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Finding Articles for Your Geography Research Assignment

This interactive tutorial worksheet will help you find quality sources for your geography research assignment using Library databases and Google Scholar. You will learn how to build a search strategy and then will get experience searching using three separate databases: the Library article search (EBSCO), JSTOR, and Google Scholar.

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