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Activity Activity items can be used as a class activity; examples include group discussions and student peer review
Activity This in-class group activity uses the elementary school game telephone to represent the diffusion and possible misinterpretation of research in our information society. The goal for students is to understand the importance of seeking the original source of information especially in academic research.
Video This tutorial offers an overview of how to narrow a topic when researching. The video offers a few examples of how to find subtopics, including limiting sources and focusing on different aspects of a topic. We use the MavScholar database and the topic of E-cigarettes as an example.
Video This video will walk you through the process of requesting materials from other libraries through our Interlibrary Loan service. You’ll learn how to request items on the Library Services website, and learn how and when to return materials.
Video This tutorial is designed to help students deal with difficult and specific research. Namely, we will be looking at how to work those specific articles into a basic research project, even when the article doesn’t entirely match your topic.
Assignment For this assignment, students learn people are also information sources. Students are required to meet with an information expert and then write a five page reflection describing what they learned and how the interaction impacted their leadership values.
DIY Tutorial This tutorial collection will help you gain an understanding of the complexity of "fake news." Each module will help you understand problems related to fake news and other types of misinformation.