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Information Literacy Toolkit

Find and Access Information

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  • Developing a Topic and Generating Search Terms
    Highlights resources to help topic development and provides a matrix to guide search-term brainstorming.
  • Google Scholar
    Describes the utility of Google Scholar and provides instructions on its use, including how to modify your Google Scholar settings to take advantage of the Library Links Program.
  • Google Search Tips & Modifiers
    Provides tips on Google-specific search modifiers to refine searches and get the best results. Created by Google.
  • Scholarly Articles: What to expect
    Learn about the kinds of information provided in scholarly articles, how to find them and weave them into a project.
  • Search LCC Library Research Databases
    The LCC Library provides access to almost 20,000 different magazines, newspapers and journals. They were originally published on paper but are now online. You can search for articles via the Articles/Databases tab on our main website. This sheet gives you some tips on how to get better results when you search.


Where did the quizzes go?

As of Spring Term 2015, the Library is no longer hosting the CLIP quizzes. Please contact Jen Ferro or Claire Dannenbaum if you would like to host a quiz in Moodle.