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Library Tutorial: Home

This guide is an information literacy tutorial for Spoon River College students.


Welcome, this guide is designed for you to develop your information literacy skills. The information is provided to allow you to work through the pages, but you don't have to start at the beginning, you can select the most relevant topic at any point within the tutorial.

Information Literacy

So what is information literacy?

The American Library Association defines information literacy as "the set of abilities encompassing the reflective discovery of information, the understanding of how information is produced and valued, and the use of information in creating new knowledge and participating ethically in communities of learning."
Information literacy is essential when searching for appropriate and credible sources.



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Jeannette Glover
Russell Learning Resource Center
23235 N. County Highway 22
Canton, IL 61520
(309) 649-6603

Creator Attribution

Created by Marla Turgeon

Tour of Library Web Page


Let's start with a quick video tour of the library's web page.

The Library's web page has changed and the video tour will be updated shortly. Thank you for your patience.