Information Literacy Modules (CREDO)

This Module presents six general topics, including videos, tutorials, Quizzes, and pre and pos tests. The general topics are:

Getting Started With Research

Tutorial: Why Information Literacy Matters

Video: Life in the Information Age

Video Tutorial: Research Process

Tutorial: Developing a Research Focus

Video: How to Narrow Your Topic

Tutorial: Background Research Tips

Video Tutorial: Beginning Research with Wikipedia/Google

Video: Thesis Statements

Quiz: Thesis Statements

Tutorial: Scholarship as Conversation

Quiz: The Research Process

Tutorial: Research for Persuasive Writing

Sources of Information

Tutorial: Information Has Value

Video: Data, Information, and Knowledge

Video: Primary & Secondary Research

Quiz: Primary & Secondary Sources

Video: Peer Review

Quiz: Peer Review

Video: Types of Sources

Video: Primary Sources

Video: Secondary Sources

Video: Tertiary Sources

Tutorial: Source Types

Quiz: Types of Sources

Tutorial: How To Read Scholarly Materials

Video: How to Read Scholarly Materials

Tutorial: Selecting Appropriate Digital Sources

Evaluating Information

Video: What is Authority?

Video: Introduction to Bias

Video: Types of Bias

Quiz: Bias

Video: Evaluating Sources

Tutorial: Evaluating Information

Tutorial: Choosing the Best Web Source

Video: How to Identify and Debunk Fake News

Video Tutorial: Understanding Misinformation

Quiz: Fake News

Quiz: Evaluating Information

Tutorial: News Reporting vs. Opinion Pieces in Journalism

Tutorial: Evaluating Digital Sources Using Lateral Reading

Presenting Research and Data

Video: Synthesizing Information

Tutorial: Synthesizing Information

Quiz: Synthesizing Information

Tutorial: Annotated Bibliography

Video: Anatomy of a Research Paper

Quiz: Anatomy of a Research Paper

Video: Writing Help

Tutorial: Digital Privacy

Tutorial: Paraphrasing, Quoting, and Summarizing

Citations and Academic Integrity

Video: Why Citations Matter

Tutorial: Why Citations Matter

Video: APA Citations

Tutorial: APA Citations

Quiz: APA Citations

Video: MLA 7th Edition Citation Style

Video: MLA 8th Edition Citation Style

Tutorial: MLA 8th Edition Citation Style

Quiz: MLA Citations

Video: Turabian Citation Style

Quiz: Turabian Citations

Video: Harvard Citation Style

Video: Chicago Style 17th ed. Journals

Video: Chicago Style, 17th ed. Books and eBooks

Video: Chicago Style, 17th ed. Websites and Social Media

Video: Academic Integrity

Video: Plagiarism

Video: Copyright

Quiz: Academic Integrity

Post-Test - IL

Pre Test - CT