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Information Literacy Resource Guide: Information Literacy Resources

Academic Library Essential Research Tutorial (ALERT)


Academic Library Essential Research Tutorial (ALERT)

Upon completion of the ALERT library tutorial, you will be able to:

  1. To effectively select a topic for a research paper
  2. To refine the topic to something manageable for a particular research paper assignment
  3. To employ resources to find basic background information on the topic for the research paper assignment
  4. To choose information sources effectively in order to locate research resources
  5. To evaluate research resources effectively for quality and reliability
  6. Construct a research paper in APA format

Upon completion of ALERT, print out your certificate.

OASIS Tutorial @ Palm Beach State College

OASIS (Online Advancement of Student Information Skills) is a tutorial meeting basic competencies for information literacy at PBSC. To access OASIS, enter guest_Oasis for User Name and pass for Password.


Research Companion

Short videos and quizzes presented in ten learning modules to guide college students in finding, evaluating, and using information to research and improve writing skills