Information literacy is a process, a library instruction session is but one step.
Information literacy forms the basis for lifelong learning. It is common to all disciplines, to all learning environments, and to all levels of education. It enables learners to master content and extend their investigations, become more self-directed, and assume greater control over their own learning.
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Each hands-on library instruction session is facilitated by a Faculty Librarian and is designed to engage students in learning research strategies, identifying and locating sources of information, and evaluating and citing sources.
Librarians can provide: