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EMPOWER: Starting Your Research: Home

Starting Your Research

This module covers the starting point for a research project and gives an overview of the resources available to you.

When you have completed this module of EMPOWER, you will be able to:

  • define "information literacy."
  • identify a variety of information sources
  • select the correct source for your information need
  • identify Oscar Rennebohm Library services
  • understand the research process

What is Information Literacy?

Suffering from information overload?


Information Literacy is knowing...


When,  and

How to use different types of sources, and how to pick the best sources for your needs.