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  • 1. Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy Information LiteracyWRI 100Session 1

2. Information literacy is a set of abilities requiring individuals to "recognize wheninformation is needed and have the ability tolocate, evaluate, and use effectively the needed information." 3. An information literate individual is able to: Determine the extent of information needed Access the needed information effectively and efficiently Evaluate information and its sources critically Incorporate selected information into ones knowledge base Use information effectively to accomplish a specific purpose Understand the economic, legal, and social issues surrounding theuse of information, and access and use information ethically and legally Note: ACRL Information Literacy Competency Standards for Higher Education will be used as a guideline as we develop our program. etency.cfm#ildef 4. Searching for BooksAdded TitleAuthor Title BOOK Location Call Number 5. Example Title: Presentation Secrets of Steve Jobs Added title: How to be insanely great in front of any audience Author:Carmine Gallo Call number: HF5718.22 G35 2010 Location:General Collection Status:Available PublisherMcGraw Hill 6. Exercise Title:18 Minutes Added title:? Author: ? Call Number:? Location: ? Status: ? Question: can it be checked out? 7. Searching for E-books AuthorAdded Title E-book Access LinkTitle 8. Example Title: The War for Palestine Added title: Rewriting the History of 1948 Author: Eugene Rogan Access Link Download 9. Exercise 10. Advanced Search Modify Search Narrowing Down Your Search 11. Searching the EBSCOhost JSTOR PROQUEST 12. Any Questions? 13. Contact UsTalk to Us: Live Chat Email Us: 14. Thank You!