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English Composition Information Literacy Toolkit: #3 Searching for Sources

Content and activities for information literacy competencies.


  • Understand different source types
  • Access and search for sources through the GRCC Library OneSearch
  • Practice efficient and advanced search techniques in the GRCC Library OneSearch

Watch the Tutorial

Complete the Activity

Before you begin the worksheet, you must first download and then save the document to your computer.  After you save it initially, you can then open it, fill it out, and save it again under a unique file name.

The above worksheet asks you to review the document "Source Types":

Explore More Databases

Here are some additional databases to search beyond the GRCC Library OneSearch. You can also see a list of all the library databases.