This course includes many resources that can be used independently or the modules can be completed sequentially as a complete course. IISP Library is designed to provide students with a practical knowledge of research techniques and information skills that enable them access a variety of library resources and use them efficiently. The program will equip children with skills for research and lifelong learning and assist them in becoming independent library users of the 21st century.
The Purpose of this course is to teach you information literacy skills that will help you in all of your courses, in college, and in your life. Your participation in this course will familiarize you with the IISP Library and all the resources that are available for your use in our library and in libraries in general. You will also gain knowledge that will ensure you are successful when using online resources for research.
Students who are information literate:
1. Access information efficiently and effectively 2. Evaluate information critically and competently 3. Use information accurately, ethically and creatively 4. Recognize the importance of information to a democratic society