Dazed, Amazed, & Googled. Information Literacy & YOU!. I nformation C ommunication T echnology. Literacy. Ability to identify what information is needed Understand how the information is organized Identify the best sources of information for a given need
Information Literacy & YOU!
It is the knowledge of commonly used research techniques
The amount of information available is going to keep increasing. The types of technology used to access, manipulate, and create information will continue to expand.
HOW? Access from any computer with Internet capabilities
ObjectivityEvaluating Web Sites
Search for Books, Web Sites (already critically evaluated for accuracy, content, currency, objectivity), Internet Libraries, and online databases. EBSCO, Gale Opposing ViewPoints, Gale Virtual Reference Library, Encyclopedia Britannica, and more!
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