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The Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library

Information Literacy Foundations

This open educational resource (OER) is designed to supplement information literacy instruction for first-year students.

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Information Literacy Foundations is an open educational resource (OER) designed to supplement information literacy instruction for first-year students. The goal of this resource is to familiarize students with the wealth of library resources and help available to them throughout their time at Bucknell.

The resource is divided into four parts, "Explore," “Find,” “Evaluate,” and “Use.” Parts and sections may be assigned separately based on your students’ needs.  .

Upon completion of this resource, students will…

  • Develop basic information literacy skills necessary for college-level work.
  • Build confidence with library collections, resources, and services.
  • Identify how to get help finding, evaluating, and using information from a variety of sources.

"Explore, Find, Evalute,Use" graphic © 2020 by Bucknell University. All rights reserved.