How To Start

The General Library Research Tutorial consists of 6 modules designed to help you develop your information-seeking and evaluation skills. 

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Learning Objectives

The General Library Research Tutorial prepares students to:

  • Determine what information is needed.
  • Find information efficiently using a variety of sources.
  • Evaluate the quality of the information.
  • Use the information effectively for an appropriate purpose.
  • Use information ethically and legally.

Attribution and Sources

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The CSB and SJU Libraries' General Library Research Tutorial is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

This tutorial is adapted from the General Library Research Tutorial by Benedictine University Library, which is licensed under a CC BY-NC-SA 4.0 License.


This tutorial was last updated August 2022. For questions or comments, please email us