This information literacy instruction session combines MCC101, ENG151, and PSY151. Our goal is to introduce you to the library and help you find credible sources to support the research assignment you're working on. You'll also learn how to evaluate information so you can identify those credible sources.
We'll go over the following:
You'll also complete two library assignments: a short written research reflection and a short source evaluation quiz. You'll have time to work on the reflection in class. The reflection is due by the end of today (Nov 7). The quiz is due Nov 9.
Throughout the instruction, you'll get to practice the skills you're learning and you'll be asked to make notes on your handout along the way. Your notes on the handout will help you write your research reflection at the end.
This is all part of the bigger goal to become information literate, which is defined at MCC as being able to: