How To Use Information Literacy Resources: Freshman Level

Information Literacy/Library Instruction


Freshman Level Competencies

Identify books and journal articles using catalogs, indexes, and bibliographic databases

  • Locate and use dictionaries, subject encyclopedias, and reference materials
  • Locate and use non-print resources
  • Locate and use the Library's collections and services
  • Locate and critically evaluate materials on the Internet 
  • Distinguish between primary texts and critical works
  • Interpret and use citations found in indexes, databases, notes, or bibliographies to locate books and journal articles in the Library
  • Use the Library's course reserves system

Questions? Ask the Electronic Resources & Instruction Librarian

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Carly Lamphere
Warner Pacific University
Otto F. Linn Library
2219 SE 68th Ave
Portland, OR 97215
(503) 517-1118

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