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Information Literacy Basics

This guide will provide you with the foundations of information literacy providing you with skills that will help you in all walks of life.

Films on Demand Service

There are a number of videos available on this subject, both on the internet and through our available databases. This page features some useful examples. For more, we recommend accessing the Films on Demand database.

Videos

 

Information Literacy is a crucial skill in obtaining knowledge. In this episode, learn how to find credible sources on the internet, read and evaluate a topic critically, and notate your sources. Ethical issues are also addressed.

First thing’s first: what is media literacy? Jay breaks this question down and explains how we’re going to use it to explore our media saturated world.

Learn how to find the information you need online in this episode of our Digital Literacy course – part of our 'Go The Distance' course, giving you the skills and knowledge you need to be a top-class distance learner!