Library Skills 002: Assignments

Information Literacy Assessment: Due March 1

This is a 25 question multiple-choice assessment that will NOT be graded except that you took it.  This is to better inform the instructor where your current information literacy skills currently are at.  


1.  Log into the Blackboard course here:

2.  Select Library Skills 2 Sec E01 (32140) Spring 2017

3.  Select the Information Literacy Assessment tab on the left.

4.  Answer the 25 questions as best as you can.

5.  Instructor will receive your results when done and you receive credit for taking the assessment.  

Databases Assignment Due: April 9

Databases Assignment (Assignment will be revised by mid-March)

Click on the link above and print out PDF.

In-Class Assignments

In addition to homework assignments, there will be in-class assignments.  I may ask you to hand them in at the end of a class meeting

Quizzes on Searchpath

As you take the Searchpath interactive tutorial, you will take the brief quizzes at the end of the chapter.  On the last page, enter your name, and print out the quiz results.  Hand in the printout to the instructor.  NOTE: If you are using a MAC, you NEED to take the quizzes on FireFox.  They do NOT work in Safari.  Below are the following due dates:

Module 1: Mar. 7

Module 2: Mar. 14

Module 3: Mar. 16

Module 4: Mar. 21

Module 5: Apr. 11 

Module 6: Apr. 18

Web Evaluation Checklist Due: April 25

Web Evaluation Checklist

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Media Literacy Report: Due April 2

Media Literacy Project Page

The Assignment is due on March 17(print out the PDF and fill it out in pen)

Term Project Due: May 9

Term Project Page

Due Dates--

Original topic submitted-- April 4

Topic finalized--April  16

A list of 10 preliminary relevant (semi-relevant to totally relevant) sources (in MLA 8 format)-- Only the Citations-- April 30

Term Project Due (Annotated Bibliography of 7 sources)-- May 9