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STARS: Students Tackle Academic Research Skills: Faculty

Learn how to locate credible and reliable information using library resources.

Integrate this Tutorial into Desire2Learn

Students can complete the STARS tutorial independently or you can ask them to submit two assessments:

  • a worksheet - part of the Finding Articles section of the tutorial. Create a discussion board or dropbox in D2L for students to submit their worksheet.
  • a quiz - the Quiz is the final activity in the tutorial. You can ask students to email their quiz results to you.

Supplemental Activities

Below are recommended activities you can use to reinforce topics covered in this tutorial.

Create a discussion board for students to post:

  • the two most useful library resources they learned about with this tutorial
  • a research database they found particularly helpful for their research
  • their search strategy, which databases they searched, and a link to the article they found

Assign students to view or complete any of the videos and tutorials below: