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  • Website Domains more information

    Learn about the meaning of different website domains and the difference between restricted and unrestricted domains. Domains covered include .com, .org, .gov, and more.  Keywords: evaluating websites, website evaluation

  • Information Timeline more information

    Learn the process and timeline of information production, including details of the lifecycle of event coverage from initial news reporting to inclusion in academic resources. Provides contextual background to content and currency of informational materials; from daily periodicals and websites to books, journal articles, and reference resources. Keywords: research lab, English composition

  • Understanding Assignments more information

    Get information on all steps of the writing process. Explains how to meet the requirements of an assignment . Keywords: fundamental skill, research paper, writing essays, assignments

  • Teaching Assistants - Intro to Library Services and Resources more information

    Self-paced tutorial providing an introduction to the library resources and services that are available for UA teaching assistants. Includes testimonials from teaching assistants, discussion of how to contact librarians for teaching support and how to incorporate library tutorials, guides and other resources/ services into course materials. Keywords: subject guides, tutorials, course guides, library resource organizer, research guides, LRO

  • Plagiarism Court: You be the Judge more information

    Learn what plagiarism is and its legal and ethical consequences. Tips are provided on how to avoid accidental plagiarism through note taking, documentation and writing strategies. Keywords: research paper, citing, writing assignments, documenting sources

  • Selecting the Best Resources for Your Topic more information

    This interactive, self-paced tutorial guides students through evaluating article abstracts and citations in order to determine their usefulness for a research topic. Covers areas to consider such as audience, point of view, and relevancy. Includes self-assessment exercises with instant feedback. Keywords: articles, references, research strategy, citation chaining, evaluating citations, related research

  • Accidental Plagiarism - Don't Let It Happen to You more information

    Learn how accidental plagiarism happens and how to avoid it. Keywords: fundamental skill, essay, research paper, writing assignments, documenting sources, academic integrity, citing borrowed ideas, plagiarism examples, plagiarism

  • Fair Use and Copyright in Instruction more information

    Fair use and copyright issues that are affect instructors are addressed in this tutorial. Keywords: copyright, fair use

  • Searching ERIC more information

    Interactive tutorial that shows UA students how to locate educational materials through ERIC. Guides students through the steps of identifying keywords, navigating, refining searches, evaluating results, and using ERIC's citation tool. Keywords: education, ERIC