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Info Lit Tool Kit: Videos and quizzes

Scholarly vs. Popular

The difference is explained in these short video clips by Vanderbilt University's Peabody Library, and University of Washington Library.

Why can't I just Google?

La Trobe University Library (2009) produced this clip. Demonstrates why searching on Google for Academic writing is not enough.

Library Chat: Types of Articles


Try a poll in class:

For help in using any of these, see Lisa or another member of the Information Literacy Working Group.

LibGuide Poll Example

What do you have difficulty with?

LibGuide Poll Example
Too much information?: 2 votes (50%)
Not enough information?: 1 votes (25%)
Irrelevant information?: 1 votes (25%)
No trouble at all!: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 4

What are databases and why you need them

Explaining databases by Yavapai College Library

Using Google Scholar

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