Module 4

Information Literacy Research Skills

Information Literacy & Research skills- to help learners find and use information effectively and ethically- this module will cover:

  • International Information Literacy Standards- SCONUL, ACRL, ALA, ANZIL,
  • Using Online Information Literacy Modules for teaching Information Literacy
  • Mind the Information Gap! Knowing the critical information sources and resources
  • Critically analyzing information resources
  • Referencing citation and Avoiding Plagiarism
  • Introduction to the Literature Review
  • Using Electronic Library Databases for your research
  • Evaluating sources of information
  • Web & Internet search strategies for the Information Age
  • Using Bibliographic software for your referencing and research
  • Academic writing including Dissertation Writing
  • Becoming a Subject Liaison Librarian: skills for collaborating with Academic staff
  • Information Literacy for Entrepreneurship
  • Train the Trainer: Teaching and pedagogical skills for Librarians