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Welcome to the NEW InfoLit Library Modules

FACULTY:
There are six module topics to choose from with videos and tutorials. To view the content of each module, please visit the
InfoLit Faculty Help Guide.

Please note, there are currently no certificates for the InfoLit Modules. We are working with our vendor to come up with certificates and will let instructors know when they are available.

For assistance, please call the Library Reference desk at 210-486-4513.

 


InfoLit Library Modules

STUDENTS:
From the list below, select the module that your instructor has
assigned.

 

Module #1: Getting Started with Research

Module #2: Sources of Information  

Module #3:Searching for Information

Module #4: Evaluating Information

Module #5: Presenting Research and Data

Module #6: Citing and Academic Integrity



OLD InfoLit Library Modules

Please note that these modules will be discontinued after the summer of 2018.
 
DIRECTIONS:
            1.    
Click on the Lesson and Quiz link for each module.
            2.    Enter your Banner ID (Example: 900123456).
                   What is my Banner ID? Banner ID Lookup 
            3.   Remember to click the Finish button on the last page when you have
                  finished each module.

 
   Click here to share your comments about the modules.                        

INTRODUCTION
Watch this short video before
starting the modules

 

What
is
One Search?

Module 1
Demystifying College Research

 

Lesson
and
Quiz 

Module 2
How to find articles

 

Lesson
and
Quiz

Module 3
Seems legit but is it?

 

Lesson
and
Quiz 

Module 4
Almost painless citing

 

Lesson
and
Quiz 


Library Modules Descriptions

 

INTRODUCTION
An introduction to One Search and the new WMS system.  

Module 1, Demystifying College Research
Learn how to create search strategies for a topic and to use the Library’s online catalog to find different kinds of materials.  

Module 2, How to find articles
Learn about the Library’s subscription databases and how to access and use them.

Module 3, Seems legit but is it?
Learn about the benefits and drawbacks of Internet Research. Critically evaluate Web sites.

Module 4, Almost painless citing
Learn what makes up a citation and how to create citations using the Library’s NoodleTools software program. 


 

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