Info Literacy Class Guide

Tonight, I’m subbing for my colleague Joe Sipocz in his Info literacy class at IUSB. Here’s the outline, courtesy of Nancy at IUSB. (And I added a few things as well…) I’m putting it here for easy access

1. What is the Internet?

A. Definitions
B. How does it work?
C. History
D.What is on the Internet? | Lycos Top 50 (via Stephen Abram) | Deep Web

B. Evaluation

Evaluation checklist:

Other criteria, the 3C’s: context, comparison and corroboration.


In-class exercise:

III. Search engines/Directories

How they work: Spiders | Google Pigeons

Which ones are best? | Phil Bradley’s Picks

Clustering: |