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ENG 102 Information Literacy

Welcome ENG 102 students!

This library research guide is meant as a review of information you learned in the ENG 101 information literacy program. Use the tabs in the left-hand column to navigate.

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What is Information Literacy?

"Information literacy is the set of integrated abilities encompassing the reflective discovery of information, the understanding of how information is produced and valued, and the use of information in creating new knowledge and participating ethically in communities of learning." Framework for Information Literacy for Higher Education 2015, American Library Association, American College & Research Libraries Association

After participating in the SC4 information literacy program:

You will learn how to:

  • Access the library’s e-resources 24/7 from any device with internet access using your SC4 portal username and password.
  • Use the library databases to find peer reviewed materials.
  • Evaluate sources for quality, validity, and bias.
  • Create advanced database and internet searching strategies.
  • Identify elements of MLA citations.
  • Cite sources responsibly.