UNM Los Alamos

Information Literacy Program

Information Literacy Program

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.

Information Literacy FundamentalsEngl 1120General Information and Handouts 


Information Literacy Fundamentals (All English 1110 and 1110 Y sections)

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 slides and transcript


English 1120 - Giesler

Engl 1120 Information Literacy Instruction Video

Engl 1120 Project Search Guide

Engl 1120 Information Literacy Instruction Video PowerPoint Handout

Accessing MLA 8th Edition Citation Guide

Hanging-indent format in Microsoft Word


General Information and Handouts