INFORMATION LITERACY SKILLS


Research Process: The Big6
Are all your bases covered? They can be when you use the Big6 Approach to Information Problem-Solving model.
The Big6 integrates information search and use skills along with technology tools in a systematic process to find, use,
apply, and evaluate information for specific needs and tasks.


Subscription Databases
Safe!! How can you be sure your students are getting the best resources available? Explore free and subscription
databases that can make your students’ research experience better. See what’s available and how you can integrate
the databases into your current curriculum lesson plans.


Evaluating & Citing Sources
Hit a Home Run! How can you be sure your students are getting reliable and accurate information? Where did they
get the information? In this session you will learn about searching the Internet, how to evaluate websites, and the
proper citing of the sources used.