Welcome to the FWJ Sylwester Library's 'Research Tutorial'. The tutorial consists of seven modules to help you develop your information-seeking and evaluation skills for your Concordia University courses. The tutorial takes between 2 - 4 hours and does not have to be completed in one sitting.
FIRST - Read the overall Learning Objectives for Tutorial (at right).
SECOND - Begin with Module 1 and read each module in order. Before beginning a module, read its learning objectives first.
THIRD - When you have read the entire tutorial, test your understanding and mastery of the concepts (see below for more information).
Module 1 - Orientation to the FWJ Sylwester Library
Module 2 - Introduction to Types of Information
Module 3 - Searching Databases for Articles
Module 4 - Information Ethics
Module 5 - Citations
Module 6 - Using Web Sources
Module 7 - Evaluating Information
Test your knowledge before you begin or after you complete a module by answering the Self-Check questions at the end of each module.
The tutorial overall prepares students to --