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Library - Information Literacy Module: 2 INFORMATION LITERACY

Information literacy for UJ students. Start with "1 Why Information Literacy" and end with "9 Writing & Referencing"

After viewing this page, you have to work through the tutorials, beginning with Tutorial 1.


4 hours (240 minutes)

Video: Information Literacy Song

Watch this video on information literacy
Source: Viva la Library (The Information Literacy Song) 

STEP 1: Information literacy

Information literacy skills can help Neo:

1. Save time: Knowing what Neo is looking for will help him
save time when completing his research project.

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2. Find better sources:
Neo will be able to differentiate between scholarly information
and just Google.
3. Receive better marks: Using a variety of  high-quality
sources will show Neo's professor that he
understands the topic he is researching.


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