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ENG 152 Information Literacy Objectives

INFORMATION LITERACY is one of MCC's four general education goals. Information Literacy is the ability to recognize when information is needed and to locate, evaluate and use information effectively. In this course, you will learn how to:

1. Select appropriate search tools to identify and locate information sources.

2. Construct effective database searches.

These skills will help you find quality, appropriate resources for your research assignments.

Vietnam War (word cloud)

word cloud for Vietnam War

Powerpoint: The Sixties

The Sixties (Powerpoint)  Part three of the lilbrary's Information Literacy program focuses on how to research for materials and resources.  This Powerpoint presentation lists some specific resources and strategies for researching the 1960s and also for researching literature of the time, especially Tim O'Brien's The Things They Carried.

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