UNM Los Alamos

Research Tools

Research Tools

The library offers a dynamic Information Literacy Instruction Program to help you manage your information needs. We provide instruction using a combination of online and live sessions. Through this program you learn to access, search, evaluate, and properly cite information for assignments and projects involving research, using a variety of information formats, both traditional and online. You are encouraged to ask for help at any time. Links to handouts and online instruction resources are shown below.

Research Guides | Information Literacy Fundamentals | Plagiarism | Citation HelpGeneral Information and Handouts 

Research Guides

Below are research guides created for General Education Core courses offered at UNM-Los Alamos during Fall 2021. The state of New Mexico requires an information literacy component for the following courses. The guides include links to databases appropriate to the subject area and information literacy tools.

Communication | English | Greek Mythology | History | Native American Studies | Philosophy | Southwest Studies

Information Literacy Fundamentals 

Information Literacy Fundamentals Session One Video

Information Literacy Fundamentals Session One Handouts

Information Literacy Fundamentals Session Two Video

Information Literacy Fundamentals Session Two Handouts

Database Guides

Database Search Assignment

Optional handouts

Information Literacy Session 1 - video transcript

Information Literacy Session 2 - video transcript


Citation Help

General Information and Handouts