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FYS Library Instruction: A Source is a Source: Web Search Engines vs. Subscription Databases

This Guide will serve as a depositary for Class Assignments, Handouts, PPT presentations, and other materials that can be used by librarians during one-shot LI sessions and in for credit Library classes.

Learning Outcomes for "A Source is a Source: Web Search Engines vs. Subscription Databases"

Students will be able to:

  • Demonstrate ability to select appropriate search tools
  • Be able to filter results and understand how results are retrieved
  • Understand the importance of authority & credibility

Library Session Time

60 minutes

Required Technology

Smart classroom

Suggested Resources

Library Media Resources Center
LaGuardia Community College
31-10 Thomson Avenue, room E101
Long Island City, NY 11101
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