Libraries Information Literacy Modules
Instructions for Using the Modules with Moodle and Blackboard
These modules can be directly embedded into your course on Blackboard or Moodle using the LTI links (orange icons). The PDF instructions below describe how to use these links.
If you are using the modules with a website other than Moodle or Blackboard, please use the direct links (green icon) to link to each module.
This video tutorial will help students identify the characteristics and purpose of misinformation as well as its effect on their personal and academic lives.
Estimated time (video tutorial): 12-15 minutes
Estimated time (quiz): 5-8 minutes
Evaluating Digital Sources Using Lateral Reading
Students are introduced to lateral reading as a strategy for determining the reliability of a source.
Estimated time: 23 - 24 minutes
News Reporting vs. Opinion Pieces in Journalism
This tutorial will help students differentiate between news journalism and opinion journalism in order to analyze the purpose, standards, and expectations related to reporting and editorializing.
Estimated time: 36-38 minutes
- Last Updated: Jul 8, 2022 8:25 AM
- URL: https://guides.library.umass.edu/InfoLitModules
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