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Library - Information Literacy Module: Tutorial 2: The information literacy process

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

STEP 2: Video - 21st Century information literacy

Watch this video on what defines 21st century information literacy.

STEP 1: The information literacy process

Neo must be able to recognise that different types of information are needed for different types of assignments. He must also be able to identify the requirements for information for those assignments and determine the range of sources required; locate the required information and apply the information to the different subject criteria. So, what does Neo need to do?  







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STEP 1. Formulate questions 
based on one's information need

STEP 2. Develop a research plan

STEP 3. Getting to know a research topic

STEP 4. Refine a research topic

STEP 5. Identify key concepts

STEP 6. Identify different types, formats and 
uses of information sources