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Information literacy is defined as "students' ability to recognize a need for information, and then find, evaluate and use that information in whatever format (print index, online database, Internet, etc.) it appears." The following links will help students develop information literacy skills for online information.

 Newsela Information Literacy
 Get More Out of Google Search Plagiarism
Authenticating the Source Avoiding Plagiarism
Evaluating Websites Digital Citizenship
Creative Commons  Tin Eye
Types of Periodicals Mashpedia
Bibme  instaGrok
 Google Scholar Search Techniques  Thesaurus/Dictionary
Paraphrasing, Summarizing, and Quoting  Boolean Searching Video Tutorial (Some related to U of R only)