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Writing 39C Information Literacy Tutorial - 2019 version

The "Perfect Source"

Before you begin searching for information, you should develop a mental framework of how you are searching for information, and why. There are definitely mistakes that you can make in searching that may lead you to believe that no information exists on your topic, when in fact there are plenty of resources out there.

Watch the video below to learn about a common pitfall in searching, and consider alternatives in thinking about the search process.

One perfect source? (NCSU Libraries)