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Resource Guide:
Information Research

Digital Open Education Resources

Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Critical Thinking
  • Fake News
  • Information design
  • Information literacy
  • Local mass media
  • Media literacy
  • Media studies
  • Research
  • Research -- Handbooks

Research Databases

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Research Strategies: Finding Your Way Through the Information FogZ 710 .B23 2014
Debunk It!: How to Stay Sane in a World of MisinformationBC 177 .G736 2014
Teaching Information Literacy: 50 Standards-Based Exercises for College StudentsZA 3075 .B87 2010
Find It Fast: Extracting Expert Information from Social Networks, Big Data, Tweets, and MoreZA 3075 .B47 2015
From Reliable Sources: An Introduction to Historical MethodsD 16 .H713
Critical Thinking: A Concise GuideeBook, 2002
The Psychology of Fake News: Accepting, Sharing, and Correcting Misinformation eBook 2021